Carolina Kostner, the great skating champion

After three years of absence, the ice skating champion back on the podium: a bronze medal at the European figure in the Czech Republic

8423977073_b0076c3d70_bWho is Carolina Kostner? She’s an Italian skater on ice, born in Bolzano on February 8, 1987.

Winner of the bronze medal at the Winter Olympics in Sochi in 2014, World Champion 2012, five more times medalist at the World Championships (2008 and 2013 silver, 2005, 2011 and bronze in 2014), five-time European champion (2007, 2008, 2010, 2012 , 2013), five more times medalist at the European Championships (in 2009 and silver in 2011, bronze in 2006, 2014 and 2017), winner of the Grand Prix Final of figure skating in 2011, bronze medalist at the world junior Championships of 2003 and eight-time Italian champion (2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2017), Carolina Kostner also concluded the 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 seasons as first in the world in HDI ranking.

“Many say that it seems to fly. I … I’ve never flown. But it’s a special feeling. It seems so easy to look but you need a lot of concentration”.

(Carolina Kostner quote)