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Worlds for the Non-Figure Skating Fan

I know many visitors to Boot and Blade aren’t avid skating fans. As such, here’s a few top tips for watching the World Figure Skating Championships coming up on March 19-25 in Tokyo, Japan. Don’t miss the TV coverage. For my Canadian readers, CTV/TSN is covering the skating. Here’s the schedule. Choose the right events [...]

Skate Canada Names Worlds and Four Continents Skaters

Skate Canada has named the World/Four Continents teams for 2007. The  team going to Worlds in Tokyo is as expected, but there are some changes to the group going to the Four Continents Championships in Colorado Springs next month. Most notably, Mira Leung has opted out of Four Continents, so Cynthia Phaneuf will go in [...]

Bring On the Next Generation of Skaters

There was a lot of discussion around the fact that none of the Olympic champions would be going to Worlds in Calgary. While that fact seemed to bother a number of figure skating columnists it certainly didn’t bother me. I say bring on the next generation of skaters! In the past I’ve found Worlds after [...]