Interview

Team Jeanne d'Arc, the junior new generation in France


Team Jeanne d'Arc achieved the best score in Compiègne for the first competition of the season. / Credits: José Da Silva

On the ice of Rouen, a junior team is training hard. Team Jeanne d'Arc who represented France at the last World Junior Championship come back on their first competition in France. 


First competition of the season and first victory for Team Jeanne d'Arc of Rouen who presented his short program for the first time. For this season, the team has set new goals: "The world championships taught us that thanks to our work, we could be part of the European top. But we need to work more and more to be able to finish higher in the rankings, " said the team after the Compiègne Masters a few days ago. As a reminder, the team that represented France had finished 14th in the last world ranking.

La La Land and.. Surprise!

"For our short program, we are skating this season to the famous musical La La Land. For the free, we will gradually reveal clues on social networks!"



So, do you have an idea?

Next step: Winter Cup

Despite a small fall on the pivot block with no serious consequences on the element, the team scored 33.51 points for the short program at the Masters: "It was a real pleasure to introduce the public to our universe! This allowed us to take a step back from our program and realize our progress, but it also pointed what we have to improve, " said the team.

Like the Black Diam's, Team Jeanne d'Arc will represent France at the Winter Cup in Belgium next weekend. It will be the first opportunity to discover this time their new free program.