JOSEPH, IN THE BATTLE FOR WORLD JUNIOR SPOTS. THE 18-YEAR-OLD WHO IS ALSO SKATING NOW AT THE CRICKET CLUB. HE MESSED THINGS UP A LITTLE BIT YESTERDAY, HE SKATED SO AREA AND THOSE MARKS WERE UP THERE AND GOGOLEV ELEVATED AND NOW CONRAD ORZEL FINDS HIMSELFS IN L FLIGHT SKATING WITH THE CONTENDERS. (♪♪♪)>>Tracy: HIS INTERPRETATION OF ROMEO AND JULIET CHOREOGRAPHED BY JOEY RUSSELL. (♪♪♪) A NUMBER OF QUADS. THE TOP OF HIS PROGRAM. HERE’S HIS FIRST PLANNED HERE QUAD SAL. HE OPENED UP. TIMING A LITTLE BIT OFF. GATHERING NOW, QUAD TOE. VERY NICE! WOW, YOU SEE HOW QUICKLY HE ROTATES. AND FIRING WITH A TRIPLE AXEL, TRIPLE TOE!>>Rod: THAT TRIPLE AXEL, OUT OF NOWHERE. (♪♪♪) (♪♪♪) (♪♪♪) (♪♪♪)>>Tracy: SECOND TRIPLE AXEL COMING UP HERE.>>Rod: IT COULD BE A COSTLY ONE.>>Tracy: JUST LOST THE HEEL.>>Tracy: BEAUTIFUL. (♪♪♪)>>Tracy: I LOVE THE WAY HE CAME FIGHTING BACK WITH THOSE LAST THREE JUMPING PASSES. (♪♪♪)>>Rod: BREATHING HEAVY TOO HERE, FINAL 30. (♪♪♪)>>Rod: A COUPLE OF MISSES. A LOT OF HITS.>>Tracy: A LOT OF HITS.>>Rod: YOU’VE GOT TO LOVE THE FIGHT IN THESE SKATERS.>>Tracy: ABSOLUTELY. OFTENTIMES WITH COMPETITORS AT THIS HIGH LEVEL, INTERNATIONALLY EVEN AT THE TOP, WHEN THEY MAKE A MISTAKE, EVERYTHING FALLS APART. FOR CONRAD, HE STAYED RIGHT IN IT, FOUGHT THROUGH TO THE END. WE WILL SEE HIS SCORES WHEN WE COME BACK.>>Rod: AND AT THE ( ♪♪ ) You okay? Mm-hmm. Are you excited
or are you scared? Scared. You’ll be okay. ( ♪♪ ) We all play for something
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trip. Only with Expedia.>>Rod: THERE IS KEVIN REYNOLDS, RECENTLY RETIRED, ANOTHER GREAT JUMPER, AND ALAINE CHARTRAND. BEFORE THIS COMPETITION WITH PATRICK CHAN GONE, PEOPLE WERE WONDERING IF THE CUPBOARD WAS BARE.>>Tracy: NO.>>Rod: NO. IT’S WELL STOCKED.>>Tracy: HE IS SUCH A FINE TALENT. WATCH OW TIGHT HIS FEET ARE IN THE AIR, TURNING THAT QUAD TOE AFTER MISSING THE FIRST JUMP. AND NOW THIS WAS THE MOMENT FOR YOU, ROD, AGAIN, VAULTS HIMSELF IN THE AIR. SUCH AN EXCITING, ATHLETIC PERFORMER. HE’S YOUNG. HE KEPT HIS HEAD IN THE GAME, INCLUDING SOME NICE TRIPLE JUMPS. SUCH A HARD WORKER.>>Rod: AGAIN, THE JUNIOR ELIGIBLE SKATERS, ELVIS STOJKO JUST TOLD ME, HE SAID OF ALL THE GUYS HE’S WATCHING, THIS GUY HAS THE BEST POP IN HIS JUMP.>>Tracy: IMPRESSIVE.>>Rod: JUST DIDN’T HAVE ENOUGH TONIGHT, BUT HE AND JOSEPH AND STEPHEN, YOU KNOW, DOWN THE ROAD, THINK ABOUT FOUR YEARS FROM NOW. THOSE THREE ARE GOING TO BE BATTLING IT

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4 thoughts on “Conrad ORZEL Free Skate 2019 Canadian National Skating Championships

  • February 1, 2019 at 7:32 pm
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    This boy got everything. Classic line, subtle grace, pleasant looking positions. They need to really condition and treasure him. Comment from the US.

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  • March 6, 2019 at 8:57 am
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    He jumps like a cat!

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  • April 6, 2019 at 1:15 pm
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    Very good jumps and spins, even with mistakes. Still very young…Artistically he still needs to grow, and of course endurance. Figure skating is such a difficult sport.

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