Canada heads into individual figure skating competition at Pyeongchang on high note
But after one night of celebratory whoop, the skaters were back training in preparation for the individual competition, which launches with the pairs short program Wednesday. The team event championship was a blast for Canada’s figure skaters, the all-for-one-and-one-for-all vibes that opened the spigot on medal glitter Monday morning, the inaugural gold on a double-gold and single silver day. “We’re going to enter the individual feeling very comfortable and at home,” Duhamel said. I think we’re doing it really, really well.’’Their short routine, to Adele’s Hometown Glory, was strong, the only slight error Radford’s two-footed landing on side-by-side triple Lutzes. “In order to win a medal in the pairs event, which is going to be such a strong field, we need to deliver two of our best performances.