for now

figure skating, fan stuff, politics, cute stuff. I made this blog for myself, just to organize and label all sorts of article, photos etc, I need to access at various times. But if you find all this junk interesting more power to you!

Shoma's message for Daisuke after his retirement →

shoma-uno:

"I was so moved by your Vancouver Olympics performances—how you were able to overcome your injury and earn a medal. I was worried that you were going to retire afterwards, but I was so glad to hear you were continuing.

"I wanted to skate even closer with you which motivated me to…

— 4 days ago with 44 notes
#Shoma Uno  #Daisuke Takahashi  #Team Japan  #retirement  #people talking about Daisuke  #awwww  #skaters off ice  #figure skating 
Skaters’ messages for Dai after his retirement

magicaleggplant:

Feel free to shoot me an ask if I missed any (I probably did, there are so many). I’ll try to keep the post updated, but it’s kind of work-intensive.

See this post for translations of Team Japan’s messages.

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#Daisuke Takahashi  #retirement  #people talking about Daisuke  #Denis Ten  #Maxim Trankov  #Jeremy Abbott  #Misha Ge  #Adam Rippon  #skaters off ice  #figure skating 
Daisuke Takahashi Retirement Interviews →

ice-kingfisher:

"I decided to retire. I want to move forward to the next goal. It was a sudden decision, but struggling about it just leaves a cloud in my feelings. I decided to draw a line to move on." [source]

(When asked about his previous statement about wanting a partner.) “I’m not thinking about it…

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t.verner: "I was never afraid to say that even competing with you, I cheered for you! Good luck in your next career! Skating world will miss a huge figure and personality!"
t.verner: "I was never afraid to say that even competing with you, I cheered for you! Good luck in your next career! Skating world will miss a huge figure and personality!"

(via magicaleggplant)

— 5 days ago with 58 notes
#Daisuke Takahashi  #Tomas Verner  #retirement  #skater shipping  #people talking about Daisuke  #2007-2008  #figure skating 
thanks for the unforgettable journey ♥

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