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Flashback Friday: Alexei Yagudin

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A late Flashback Friday post for ya: Alexei Yagudin’s 2002 Olympics long program.

The music: Man in the Iron Mask (doesn’t he also kind of look like Leo?)

The jumps: soar

The choreography: impeccable (that circular footwork sequence!)

I loved it all at the time and still do. I also was fortunate to see him do an exhibition version of this performance in person—his commitment to his performances is unmatched. Take a look:


Author: Maura @ Twizzle Talk

I'm Maura, a figure skating superfan who loves to talk twizzles and everything else skating-related. I'm also an adult skater and learn-to-skate coach.

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