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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_figure_skating

The history of figure skating stretches back to prehistoric times. Primitive ice skates appear in the archaeological record from about 3000 BC. Edges were added ...

www.olympic.org/figure-skating-equipment-and-history

Figure skating history, rules and equipment. Dutch canal pioneers, Popularity with kings, Steel blades, Hollywood Skating, Young stars, Olympic History.

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/brief-history-womens-figure-skating-180968044

Feb 6, 2018 ... Women's figure skating is one of the most eagerly watched events of any Winter Olympics, with reliably high American viewership numbers at ...

www.usfsa.org/story?id=83981

History. Although skating was born in Europe, figure skating as we know it today traces its origins directly back to an American - Jackson Haines. Haines was ...

www.britannica.com/sports/figure-skating

Figure skating, sport in which ice skaters, singly or in pairs, perform freestyle movements of jumps, spins, lifts, and footwork in a graceful manner. Its name ...

people.com/sports/10-biggest-figure-skating-moments-olympic-history

Jan 4, 2018 ... Before the best skaters in the world pack their bags for PyeongChang, ... Relive 10 of the Biggest Figure Skating Moments in Olympic History.

www.scholastic.com/teachers/articles/teaching-content/ice-skating

Discusses ice skating, including its history and its various forms such as speed skating and figure skating.

www.nbcolympics.com/news/figure-skating-101-origins-and-olympic-history

May 8, 2017 ... Every figure skating Olympic medalist and early history of the sport.

www.history.com/news/the-man-who-invented-figure-skating-was-laughed-out-of-america

... Was Laughed Out of America. History Stories December 12, 2017 ... But figure skating took a bit longer to come into existence. Though ice skating was a ...