To sum up the 2014-2015 figure skating season

Meagan Duhamel & Eric Radford storming the pairs field and winning everything in sight, with him coming out in the process.

Ashley Wagner owning it at Nationals and reestablishing herself after being written off *again*

Gabriella Papadakis & Guillaume Cizeron’s Mozart free dance(also Gabriella Papadakis & Guillaume Cizeron in general)

Kaitlyn Weaver & Andrew Pojé winning the Grand Prix Finale

Yuko Kavaguti & Alex Smirnov coming back when everyone thought they were done for and being better than they’ve ever been

Denis Ten at Four Continents

Jeremy Ten’s long program

Elizaveta Tuktamisheva caps off a ridiculous comeback season with a friggin TRIPLE AXEL en route to the World title

The Chinese pairs coming back as a force and reestablishing themselves as having a future, with Sui & Han especially maturing into something truly special

Julianne Seguin & Charlie Bilodeau:

Javier Fernandez gets his World title

Daisuke Murakami shocks at the NHK Trophy

Sweet revenge for Elena Ilinykh & Ruslan Zhiganshin as they win Russian Nationals and become the top Russian team for the rest of the season-a rest of the season that would not include the partners that dumped them

Jeremy Abbott’s special performance at the Nationals gala

Oh, and Kaitlyn Hawayek & Jean-Luc Baker breaking the figure skating section of the internet with the Black-Eyed Peas:

Lowlights: Julia Lipnitskaia’s downward spiral, Cup of China, Jeremy Abbott’s failure to make Worlds, Ashley losing that world medal to a bad short program *again*, Madison Chock & Evan Bates being so classless as to use An American in Paris for their free dance and getting rewarded for it, Weaver & Pojé not winning worlds, Maia & Alex Shibutani’s tech scores, the fact that Maxim Kovtun without even two very impressive skates won two Grand Prix events and was the highest-seeded going into the finale, the bizarre way the second half of the season went down for Ksenia Stolbova & Fedor Klimov, the ladies’ competition at Four Continents, Jeremy Ten’s struggles to skate his long program decently after Canadian Nationals, the struggles of American junior everything and Canadian junior ice dance(particular what happened at Junior Worlds), and the fact that there will only be two Russian dance teams and two Japanese men at Worlds next year!


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