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The Best Ice Dancing Pairs in the World Right Now

List RulesVote up the best ice dancing pairs!

Ice dancing takes precision, agility, and coordination. These dancers really stand out as the best of the best! This list includes both dancers  currently cementing their iconic status, some of the youngest most exciting ice dancing pairs in the world today, and longstanding veterans of the craft.Who is the best ice dancing pair in the world? Vote below to help decide! 

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 the world - Lithuania, America, Canada, and Germany. Many ice dancers work their entire lives to become proficient in the craft. These best ice dancing pairs 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.

Vote on the best ice dancing pairs out there below! 

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    Scott Moir & Tessa Virtue

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    In 2010 they became Canada's and North America's first-ever Olympic Ice Dance Champions.
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    Anna Cappellini & Luca Lanotte

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    They are  2014 European champions and 2013 European bronze medalists and seven-time Grand Prix medalists.
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    Elena Ilinykh & Nikita Katsalapov

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    They are 2014 Olympic Champions, 2014 Olympic bronze medalists, a three-time European medalists.
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    Piper Gilles & Paul Poirier

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    They are 2013 Canadian national silver medalists and 2012 Canadian national bronze medalists.
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