Success at Skate Canada
We’ve been over in Canada this weekend watching the action at Skate Canada 2014 and what a weekend it’s been.
At John Wilson we pride ourselves on pushing the boundaries of blade technology, so when we read that students at Brigham Young University in Utah were creating new ‘smart skates’
How to choose the right blades
We’re sure you’re already well aware of our stellar reputation of being the best when it comes to blades - our results from Sochi speak for themselves.
Tatiana and Maxim to miss Grand Prix
We’re sad to hear that Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov will be missing this year’s Grand Prix events, due to injury.
Mirai Nagasu pays back Michael Weiss for his support
It is reported that Michael Weiss, from the Michael Weiss foundation, was stunned when he first saw footage of Mirai skate and instantly provided her with a scholarship.
Congratulations Daniel Kulenkamp
Daniel skated to victory wearing his John Wilson Gold Seals at the US Skate Challenge in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Ashley Cain goes solo!
We’re so excited to see Ashley Cain’s first solo appearances at the Cup of China and Rostelecom Cup in November.
Skating in style
When Wallpaper* magazine asked us to collaborate with the avant-garde Maison Martin Margiela to design a pair of exclusive ice skates, we couldn’t refuse a chance to work with one of the most innovati
Mao takes a break and Yuna leaves
2014 has been an eventful year for ice skating and we’re sad to see this season has ended with us having to say goodbye to two of our favourite skaters.
Vintage Mao at World Championships
We all know just how incredible Mao is, so it was only a matter of when and not if she could make up for her Olympic disappointment.
Yuzuru wins the Worlds and does the double
As if getting a gold at the Olympics wasn’t enough, Yuzuru has taken it one step further and added the World Championship to his trophy cabinet.
Yuzuru Hanynu smashes his own World record, skating on our blades
19-year old Yuzuru Hanyu shook the figure skating world when he smashed his own World Record at this year’s Sochi 2014 Olympics.
It’s an Olympic sweep for John Wilson and MK Blades
That’s it, the curtain has fallen on Sochi 2014 and the Winter Olympics are over for another four years.
Savchenko and Szolkowy snap up silver
Gold Seal pairs skaters, Aliona Savchenko and Robin Szolkowy, take silver at world championships.
Yuna skates to perfection at World Championships
Gold Seal skater, Yuna Kim, delivers an awe inspiring performance to take world championship title.
Wagner retains US ladies title
Ashley Wagner took Gold at the 2013 US Figure Skating Championships in Omaha on her John Wilson Pattern 99 blades.
Hanyu takes Gold on home ice
Yuzuru Hanyu won gold on his home ice at Miyagi, Sendai, in the NHK Trophy 2012.
SECOND CONSECUTIVE GRAND PRIX GOLD FOR WAGNER
USA’s Ashley Wagner has won her second consecutive ISU Grand Prix title on her John Wilson Pattern 99 blades.
THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL LOOK AT REVOLUTION TECHNOLOGY
Filmed and aired by the Discovery Channel after they visited John Wilson's Sheffield HQ and factory to see Revolution technology in development and the significance it will play in the coming years.
PARABOLIC BY JOHN WILSON - THE PERFECT BLADE
INTRODUCING JOHN WILSON REVOLUTION TECHNOLOGY
WORLD RECORD PERFORMANCE AT SKATE AMERICA 2012
We knew they could do it! A great weekend of competition by John Wilson skaters at the ISU Grand Prix Hilton HHonours Skate America 2012.
DASHER BOARD DÉBUT AT ICESHEFFIELD
Next time you're skating on the competition pad at iceSheffield look out for our branded dasher boards.
JOHN WILSON TEAMS UP WITH SKATING LEGEND MARK HANRETTY
We're all about helping skaters to perfect their routine which is why we've teamed up with two-times British Champion bronze medallist and ITV Dancing on Ice skating star, Mark Hanretty.
SAVCHENKO AND SZOLKOWY TAKE GOLD AGAIN
John Wilson Gold Seal skaters, Savchenko and Szolkowy have skated to their twelfth Grand Prix gold medal and fourth Skate Canada title with a total of 201.36 points.
ASADA TAKES GOLD IN CUP OF CHINA 2012
John Wilson Pattern 99 skater Mao Asada of Japan took home gold in the ladies singles figure skating ISU Grand Prix at Cup of China 2012. Overnight leader Julia Lipnitskaia had to settle for silver, w
GOLD FOR GOLD SEAL SKATER TAKAHASHI IN SHANGHAI
Japan's Diasuke Takahashi achieved a narrow win of 1.31 points over Tatsuki Machida at the Cup of China 2012.