„I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it is.“

As quoted in: Prime time at ten: behind-the-camera battles of Canadian TV journalism (McClelland and Stewart, 1987), p. 317

Última atualização 3 de Junho de 2021. História
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jogador americano de hóquei no gelo 1961

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Original: (ja) そこに音楽があるから、フィギュアスケートっていう表現だったり、芸術だったり、技術っていうものがそこに生まれてくるのであって、音楽とフィギュアスケートっていうのがほぼイコールだと僕は思ってます。で、僕にとっては… なんて言うか、生きがいです。フィギュアスケートをやる理由です。
Fonte: Hanyu in an interview from 2019 about the meaning of the music, aired 28 March 2020 in フィギペディア~2019-2020シーズン特別編 (Figurepedia 2019-2020 season special edition) on TV Asahi.

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