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List of the best Olympic athletes in the sport of figure skating. Olympians on this list have competed at the Olympic games in figure skating. Olympic athletes on this list have made it all the way to the Olympics in their sport and have either won their event or did not even place. But this list isn't just about winners, times, distances and points, it's about who are the public's favorite Olympic athletes in figure skating. Olympians on this list have captured the hearts of the public in one way or another, and have led their peers in figure skating competitions. Only the greatest figure skating Olympic athletes are featured on the front page of this list, so vote for your favorites and let only the best figure skating Olympians see the top. Figure skating athletes who have competed in the Olympics don't all have what it takes to be called the "best" in their Olympic sport, so vote carefully and make sure that only the true greats get a place on the front page of this list. A list made up of athletes like Alena Leonova and Zoltán Kelemen. You're able to copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it with your Facebook friends, Twitter followers or with any other social networks you use on a regular basis. (120 Athletes)
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Kim Yuna is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Kim Yuna age 26

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Katarina Witt is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Steph Bowerhaus added Katarina Witt age 51

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Kristi Yamaguchi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
LaurieM added Kristi Yamaguchi age 45

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Jayne Torvill is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Jayne Torvill age 59

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Dorothy Hamill is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating

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Peggy Fleming is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Peggy Fleming age 68

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Tessa Virtue is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Tessa Virtue age 27

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Evgeni Plushenko is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating

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Patrick Chan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Patrick Chan age 26

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Meryl Davis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Meryl Davis age 30

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Mao Asada is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
eniseek7 added Mao Asada age 26

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Scott Moir is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Scott Moir age 29

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Carolina Kostner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating

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Charlie White is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Charlie White age 29

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Tanith Belbin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Tanith Belbin age 32

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Sonja Henie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Sonja Henie Died at 57 (1912-1969)

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Scott Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Tom Derr added Scott Hamilton age 58

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Oksana Baiul is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
LaurieM added Oksana Baiul age 39

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Joannie Rochette is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating

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Javier Fernández is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating

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Dick Button is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Tom Derr added Dick Button age 87

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Nancy Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
LaurieM added Nancy Kerrigan age 47

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Christopher Dean is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating

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Miki Ando is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Miki Ando age 29

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Tatiana Volosozhar is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating

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Evan Lysacek is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Evan Lysacek age 31

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Shen Xue is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Shen Xue age 38

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Zhao Hongbo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Zhao Hongbo age 43

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Evan Bates is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Evan Bates age 28

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Tara Lipinski is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Ana Rodrigues added Tara Lipinski age 34

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Sarah Meier is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Sarah Meier age 32

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Aliona Savchenko is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating

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Benjamin Agosto is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating

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Mirai Nagasu is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Mirai Nagasu age 23

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Oksana Grishuk is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Christina Haase added Oksana Grishuk age 45

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Vanessa James is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Vanessa James age 29

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Brian Joubert is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Brian Joubert age 32

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Laura Lepistö is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating

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John Kerr is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
John Kerr age 36

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Maribel Vinson-Owen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Maribel Vinson-Owen Died at 50 (1911-1961)

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Kiira Korpi is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Kiira Korpi age 28

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Fumie Suguri is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Fumie Suguri age 36

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Jeremy Abbott is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Jeremy Abbott age 31

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Alena Leonova is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Alena Leonova age 26

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Rachael Flatt is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Rachael Flatt age 24

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Alexander Smirnov is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating

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cong han is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
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Maxim Trankov is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Maxim Trankov age 33

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Robin Szolkowy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating

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Yuko Kavaguti is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating
Yuko Kavaguti age 35