The history of figure skating stretches back to prehistoric times. Primitive ice
skates appear in .... figure skaters had skated in bulky clothing and long skirts.
Henie broke with tradition by wear...
Figure skating is one of the oldest Olympic sports. It was featured during the
Summer Olympics in 1908 and 1920, but became a permanent winter sport in
Dec 21, 2011 ... Today, figure skating is a very popular winter sport; professional skaters have the
chance to compete in a number of competitions, such as the ...
Figure skating history, rules and equipment. Dutch canal pioneers, Popularity
with kings, Steel blades, Hollywood Skating, Young stars, Olympic History.
Dec 19, 2016 ... Figure skating, sport in which ice skaters, singly or in pairs, perform ... The short
program was introduced in 1973, and at that time figures were ...
The founder of the figure skating of today is Jackson Haines, an American ballet
dancer and ice skater. Haines lived a very short life (from 1840–-1879). He was ...
Mar 19, 2011 ... Since the 1920s, the Skating Club of Lake Placid has been an integral part of
Lake Placid's skating culture. The first formal group skating in ...
Dec 2, 2016 ... This week, a Russian figure skating duo came under fire for performing a
Holocaust-themed routine. It's not the first time figure skating has been ...
May 14, 2010 ... The technical name for the funny looking machine that refurbishes the ice at
hockey and figure skating rinks is an ice resurfacer, but you ...
Oct 26, 2016 ... Pro hockey, silver medals, and a frozen over Green Lake.