Figure skating is a sport 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.
7 hours ago ... Strictly speaking, Alina Zagitova, the 15-year-old victor in women's figure skating, competed as a neutral “Olympic Athlete From Russia.” At a medal ceremony later Friday, she watched the five-ringed Olympic flag being raised instead of the Russian flag and heard the Olympic hymn played instead of the ...
21 hours ago ... So who won the women's figure skating gold medal, perhaps the most coveted gold medal at any Winter Games? The one who gamed the system.
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Figure Skating news, videos, live streams, schedule, results, medals, photos and more from the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang.
14 hours ago ... I had to remind myself of that sentiment in the early hours of Friday morning as I watched Russian figure skater Alina Zagitova clinch the gold medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics ahead of the K-pop loving, goth jock of my cold, black heart, Evgenia Medvedeva, who won silver. Zagitova's combined score from ...
Figure skating is an ice sport where athletes wear bladed skates and perform different specific acrobatic movements. They skate on the ice to music and are j...
11 hours ago ... Nathan Chen set a record by landing 6 quadruple jumps in his free skate at the 2018 Winter Olympics. Is the quad the limit, or will we see quintuple jumps?
A grateful nation -- upset that its flag, anthem and dozens of athletes were banned from the Winter Games because of a doping scandal -- can thank the 15- year-old who beat the 18-year-old, Evgenia Medvedeva, who had inspired her to become a figure skater. And they can thank their coach, Eteri Tutberidze, who gave the ...