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[Cup of Russia 2012] Gold in Moscow!

With her new PB score (177,19!) and a PB in FS too (115,64), Kiira, in spite of some mistakes and a fall, won the competition!

Pl. Name Nation Points SP FS
1 Kiira KORPI FIN 177.19 2 1
2 Gracie GOLD USA 175.03 1 2
3 Agnes ZAWADZKI USA 166.61 3 4
4 Kanako MURAKAMI JPN 166.34 6 3
5 Adelina SOTNIKOVA RUS 157.98 5 7
6 Alena LEONOVA RUS 157.27 4 8
7 Polina KOROBEYNIKOVA RUS 153.32 8 6
8 Viktoria HELGESSON SWE 151.48 7 9
9 Valentina MARCHEI ITA 148.67 9 5
10 Caroline ZHANG USA 138.21 10 10

Finals in Sochi, here we are!

Exhibition Gala on Sunday

Short Program of 2012-2013: The Girl with the Flaxen Hair

Kiira skated her new short program at the All That Skate 2012 ice show last weekend in Korea:

Short Program 2012-2013: “The Girl with the Flaxen Hair”

Another performance by Kiira at the same ice show, Wide Awake by Katy Perry:

Finlandia Trophy 2012

 

The 17th Finlandia Trophy will take place at Barona Areena in Espoo, from October 5 to 7 2012: entries are still not defined, but Kiira is on the official poster…

“Koska olen tyttö – Because I’m a girl”

As for the last year, this evening Kiira will take part on the show from Barona Areena in Espoo:
http://www.plan.fi/en-GB/because-i-am-a-girl/

The Gala will be broadcasted by MTV3 on Saturday 21/04, at 19.30 (finnish time).

Kiira will skip Worlds!

Unfortunately, Kiira won’t take part in next Worlds in Nice: she still hasn’t got through the injury she suffered at feet and hip.
Here some news:

http://www.iltalehti.fi/talviurheilu/2012031615332685_tl.shtml

http://www.mtv3.fi/urheilu/muutlajit/uutiset.shtml/2012/03/1513110/kiira-korpi-jaa-pois-mm-kilpailuista?taitoluistelu

[Euros 2012] Pictures

Pictures courtesy of Marc Rohde.

[Euros 2012] Kiira to the Euros 2012!

ISU European Figure Skating Championships 2012 will be held this week at Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield, United Kingdom.

Schedule
Friday, January 27     13:00 – 17:09     Ladies – Short Program
Saturday, January 28     17:30 – 21:23     Ladies – Free Skating
Sunday, January 29     13:30 – 16:00     Exhibition

Official site

Entries

No. Name Nation
1 Isabelle PIEMAN BEL
2 Karina JOHNSON DEN
3 Elena GLEBOVA EST
4 Kiira KORPI FIN
5 Juulia TURKKILA FIN
6 Mae Berenice MEITE FRA
7 Elene GEDEVANISHVILI GEO
8 Nathalie WEINZIERL GER
9 Jenna MCCORKELL GBR
10 Chelsea Rose CHIAPPA HUN
11 Carolina KOSTNER ITA
12 Valentina MARCHEI ITA
13 Alena LEONOVA RUS
14 Ksenia MAKAROVA RUS
15 Sonia LAFUENTE ESP
16 Viktoria HELGESSON SWE
17 Romy BÜHLER SUI
18 Myriam LEUENBERGER SUI

Go Kiira!!!

Finnish Nationals 2012

From 16th to 18th of December, in Tampere, will be hold Finnish Championships: the ice rink chosen for this competition will be the Tampere Ice Hall, also called “Hakametsä”, which is the usual training rink of Kiira.
SP is scheduled for Saturday 17/12, and FS for Sunday 18/12.

Of course, without the presence of Laura, won’t be a problem for Kiira being Finland’s Champion for the third time in career: besides, never so close to home…

[Rostelecom Cup] Kiira is 5th after SP

Rostelecom Cup (GP Russia) just started today!

After SP, Kiira is 5th with 55.81 points.

Result details

…will be updated soon!

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aw_nDoVsgSM

 

Kiira skips Finlandia Trophy

According to Helsingin Sanomat, Kiira will skip Finlandia Trophy because of injury. She hurt her metatarsus during a training camp in Canada last summer. Latest news is that Kiira will start her season in NHK Trophy on 11-13 November 2011. Minna Parviainen will substitute Kiira in Finlandia Trophy.