Binky’s Blog: A year ago tomorrow, Johnny announced his return to competitive skating, with Victor by his side and high hopes in the hearts of fans everywhere.

It was a golden moment.

He was later assigned two Grand Prix events, Cup of Russia and Trophée Eric Bompard.

He trained relentlessly throughout the spring, summer, and fall, preparing for the upcoming season with eyes focused beyond it, on the 2014 Olympics in Sochi.

And then, as he detailed in his column for the Falls Church News-Press, things unexpectedly went very much awry.

Read more here.