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Figure skating

Figure skating

Figure skating is a sport and activity in which individuals, duos, or groups perform on figure skates on ice. It was the first winter sport included in the Olympics, in 1908. The four Olympic disciplines are men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing. Non-Olympic disciplines include synchronized skating and four skating. In senior-level competition, skaters generally perform two programs which, depending on the discipline, may include spins, jumps, moves in the field, lifts, throw jumps, death spirals, and other elements or moves. The blade has a groove on the bottom creating two distinct edges — inside and outside. In figure skating, the skater should glide on one e ... more on Wikipedia

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The Greatest Male Figure Skaters of All Time 7.7k votes List of the greatest male figure skaters of all time. This list includes history’s most amazing male figure skaters, those w...
The Greatest Ice Dancing Pairs of All Time 6.0k votes Here, you'll find some of the greatest ice dancers of all time. This list includes both the most iconic, legendary ice dance...
The Greatest Female Figure Skaters of All Time 8.7k votes These famous female figure skaters have truly left their mark on the world of figure skating -- whether recently, or during ...
The Best Olympic Athletes in Figure Skating 6.0k votes The figure skaters on this list have made it all the way to the Olympics in their sport. These amazing athletes had the...
The Greatest Figure Skating Pairs of All Time 2.9k votes List of the greatest figure skating pairs of all time. These are the figure skating pairs who have delighted audiences and f...
The Greatest Ice Dancers of All Time 2.2k votes The all-time best ice dancers include some of the most iconic ice dancers from years ago as well as some young, upcoming&nbs...
The Best Male Figure Skaters in the World Right Now 2.6k votes List of the best male figure skaters in the world. While there have been many greats in mens’ figure skating, this list cont...
The Best Female Figure Skaters in the World Right Now 2.9k votes List of the best female figure skaters in the world. This list includes active and competing figure skaters who are consider...
The Greatest American Female Figure Skaters of All Time 3.3k votes List of the greatest American female figure skaters. These are the greats of ladies’ single skating, the American women who ...
The Best Current Figure Skating Pairs in the World 307 votes List of the best figure skating pairs in the world. These amazing figure skating pairs are active in the sport, with many of...
The Greatest Retired Figure Skaters of All Time 1.1k votes The best retired figure skaters in the history of the sport have left their mark on figure skating forever, even if they've ...
The Greatest American Figure Skaters of All Time 6.8k votes This is a list of the greatest American figure skaters of all time, including both retired and active skaters, living or dea...
The Best Active Figure Skaters in the World 769 votes The best active figure skaters in the world come from every corner of the globe. Some of these current figure skaters have a...
The Greatest Russian Figure Skaters of All Time 843 votes List of the greatest Russian figure skaters, including those who are currently active in the sport and those who are no long...
The Best Figure Skating Movies 1.5k votes A list of the best figure skating movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. This figure skat...
The Best Ice Dancers in the World 250 votes This is a ranked list of the greatest ice dancers in the world. These greatest ice dancers in the world include some of the ...
The Best Ice Dancing Pairs in the World Right Now 621 votes Ice dancing takes precision, agility, and coordination. These dancers really stand out as the best of the best! This list in...
The Greatest Russian Male Figure Skaters of All Time 668 votes List of the greatest Russian male figure skaters from any time period in the sport. This list includes all of the greats fro...
The Greatest Russian Female Figure Skaters 1.1k votes List of the greatest Russian female figure skaters of all time. When it comes to amazing female figure skaters, few cou...
The Greatest American Ice Dancers of All Time 259 votes Here, you'll find a ranked list of the greatest American dancers of all time. These ice dancers include some of the most ico...
The Greatest American Male Figure Skaters of All Time 537 votes List of the greatest American male figure skaters of all time. From yesterday’s legends to today’s superstars, the most amaz...
The Greatest Russian Ice Dancers 115 votes Ice dancing is a craft that takes skill, precision, and energy. The greatest Russian ice dancers - from the iconic to t...

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