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His role is to orient synchronized skating towards Olympism

Philippe Maitrot has been elected Chair of the ISU Technical Committee at the last ISU Congress in Spain one month ago. Before starting a new season, Jura Synchro evaluate the situation with the new leader of synchronized skating, to whom all eyes are turning to advance the sport. Interview.


"Our goal is to have a great comeback next season" 

Representing Mexico at Worlds in 2016, Team Merging Edge is preparing for their come back next season. The team is training between 10 to 16 a week plus weekend camps but has difficulties to participate in a lot of competitions due to the costs of the travel. Interview. 

"I want to help aspiring teams to reach the next level"

Team captain last year, Elvira Matveeva skated with Team Paradise for six years. After the World Championships this spring, she decided to stop her career to focus on other activities related to synchro skating. Interview.

"Cooperation is an important way to develop our sport"

The Finnish village of Vierumäki hosted a few days ago, some coaches and skaters for the traditional synchro seminar. What’s exactly this event and what did the participants? Interview with Tiina Pensonen, synchro coach in Finland who participates for the first time and some skaters from the Netherlands (Kids on Ice). 


Rebecca and Nadine, those Swiss skaters abroad

They have skated for many years in Switzerland but will represent another nation on the ice at the World Championships in Stockholm this weekend. Zoom in on Rebecca who skates since this season with the Zoulous (FRA) and Nadine who will skate her 2nd Worlds with the Canadian Nexxice team!

Team Amber (LAT): «We feel stronger than ever before»

Team Amber is the first and only ISU Senior level team in the Baltic region. This Senior team consists of 18 skaters, the coaches of the team are Anda Medne and the previous captain of the team Eva Cekanauska. A few days before the Worlds, interview. 

Interview with the Hungarian champions, Team Passion

Representing Hungary, Team Passion from Budapest is preparing for the Worlds next week in Sweden. Interview with the team captain. 

Siiri Eskelinen: “It feels great and unbelievable at the same time”

A few days before the World Junior Synchronized Championships (JWSSC), I had lunch with Siiri Eskelinen, the head coach of Dream Edges, Team Finland 1 for the first time at the Junior Worlds this weekend. She shared with us some of her thoughts just before the competition.


«The Olympic atmosphere has been really cool»

Two Jura Synchro photographers have spent the last three weeks in South Korea for the 2018 Winter Olympics. Find out what they did in PyeongChang with this interview conducted a few days ago! 

Team Blessing from South Korea will meet the world in Spring Cup

We’ve had an opportunity to talk with the South Korean Team Blessing’s president Ms. Kim and PR manager Ms. Park. Read more to know more about Team Blessing that will compete internationally at the next Spring Cup in Italy in a few days.

The most difficult in synchro? The balance between the technical part and the quality!

Discover now the interview of Andrea Gilardi, head coach of the Hot Shivers teams. This Italian synchro expert looks back at the last national championships where his teams took the gold medals.

A good start for the Junior Shining Blades

Practising in Italy near Milan, Shining Blades are a synchro family consisting of four teams from different levels. After Trento Cup a few days ago, the captain of the junior team speaks about the actual situation.