Winter Sports The Best Ice Dancers in the World  

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This is a ranked list of the greatest ice dancers in the world. These greatest ice dancers in the world include some of the most iconic as well as some of the youngest most exciting ice dancers in the world today. This list answers the question, “Who is the best ice dancer in the world?” Ice dancing is an aspect of figure skating that uses elements of ballroom dancing.  It became a winter Olympic sport in 1976.  Dancers compete as couples to execute complicated dance moves. These dancers are from all over, Asia, Europe, and America. Many of these greatest ice dancers of all time are very young competitors who have worked at ice dancing for much of their lives. These best ice dancers have the ability to execute flawless moves on the ice even under the greatest amounts of pressure and duress. They take full advantage of the grand stage they’re on whether it be national competitions or the world stage of the Olympics and have gone on to win gold, silver, and or bronze medals. To become one of the best ice dancers in the world takes great commitment, a strong work ethic, athletic skill, and composure. If you are wondering “Who the best ice dancer in the world is,” you can find it on this list.
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Tessa Virtue


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2010 Olympic champion

Birthplace: London, Canada

Nationality: Canada

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Scott Moir


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2010 Olympic champion

Birthplace: London, Canada

Nationality: Canada

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Maia Shibutani


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She is a 2011 World bronze medalist

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

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Tanith Belbin


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2006 Olympic Silver Medalist

Birthplace: Kingston, Canada

Nationality: Canada, United States of America

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