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Emi Hirai Marien de la Asuncion

27 Dec

Emi Hirai – Marien de la Asuncion, Japanese Ice Dancers won the Silver medal winner at the 2013 Japanese national championships.  Emi Hirai – Marien de la Asuncion  made 14th place at the 2012 Nebelhorn Trophy in Oberstdorf, Germany.

Emi Hirai

Birth date: October 14, 1986

Birth place: Kurashiki

Home town: Kurashiki , Japan

Started skating: 1995

Former partner(s): Taiyo Mizutani, Ayato Yuzawa


Marien De La Asuncion

Birth date: February 6, 1989

Home town: Lyon, France

Former partners: Chloe Ibanez, Rowan Musson


Wishing Emi Hirai – Marien de la Asuncion a great 2012/2013 skating season.


Nelli Zhiganshina – Alexander Gazsi

26 Dec

Nelli Zhiganshina – Alexander Gazsi are the 2012 German Ice Dance Champions. Together they now have won 3 German national championships (2007, 2011, 2012)

Nelli Zhiganshina – Alexander Gazsi have won the 2012 P. Roman Memorial, secured a bronze at the Nebelhorn trophy, and placed 5th at the Skate America and the Rostelecom Cup in Moscow.

Music selections of Nelli Zhiganshina – Alexander Gazsi for the 2012/2013 skating season:

Short dance:

Polka by Alfred Schnittke Waltz from Admiral (film)

Free dance:

“Two from the Grave”:

Tore My Heart performed by Oona

Et Maintenant by Jean-Marc Zelwer

Rama Lama by Roisin Murphy


Tango de Roxanne    (from Moulin Rouge)

Basic information on Nelli Zhiganshina:

Date of birth:             31.03.1987

Place of birth:           Moscow, Russia

Height:                         164 cm

Home town:               Oberstdorf

Start sk. / Club:         1991 / EC Oberstdorf

Former Partners      Denis Bazdyrev (RUS)

Basic information on Alexander Gazsi

Date of birth:             06.10.1984

Place of birth:           Karl-Marx-Stadt (Chemnitz) Germany

Height:                        182 cm

Home town:              Oberstdorf

Start sk. / Club:       1988 / EC Oberstdorf

Former Partners      Mandy Kästner, Julia Novikov, Sandra Gissmann

Wishing Nelli Zhiganshina – Alexander Gazsi a successful 2012/2013 Ice dancing season.