He said, he said: Chen, Arutunian dissect methods

Nathan Chen and Rafael Arutunian after Chen won the 2017 Four Continents Championship on the 2018 Olympic rink in Gangneung, South Korea.

Nathan Chen and Rafael Arutunian after Chen won the 2017 Four Continents Championship on the 2018 Olympic rink in Gangneung, South Korea.

Prior to their departing for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea, last week, I asked Nathan Chen's coach, Rafael Arutunian, questions on three topics about both himself and his prized student.

A few days later, without telling the skater at first what his coach had said, I asked Chen the same questions.

The topics were dealing with bad practices, changing jumps before - or during - a program and whether the coach is too mean for some skaters.

For their answers, click here: