Who judges the skaters, where the referees are trained, and what influences their decisions. Figure skating
They get a penny, dance on a pole and endure threats. “SE” answers the eternal question “Who are the judges?” This season, judges in figure skating are some of the…

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Figure film: Sui blinded in one eye, heroic Alyona and Eric's adventures
By the number of movie episodes that can be woven into a script for a large screen, figure skating is beyond competition among all winter sports. The tournament of sports…

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The worst skater in the world performed at the Universiade 2019
The Brazilian skater disgraced sports and the Universiade. Or is he well done? It was the worst performance in the history of real figure skating. See for yourself. Would you…

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2020 Youth Olympic Games: Figure Skating

On January 9, the opening ceremony of the III Winter Youth Olympic Games took place. Following Austria and Norway, Switzerland takes over the competition for talented athletes. Representatives of 79 countries will compete in sixteen disciplines: biathlon, cross-country skiing, ice hockey, skiing, Nordic combined, short track, speed skating, ski jumping, bobsled, skeleton, sledding, curling, freestyle skiing, sno mountain climbing and, of course, in figure skating.

The composition of the Russian figure skating team YOI-2020:

Girls: Ksenia Sinitsyna, Anna Frolova
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What clothes to go out on ice?

Good afternoon, today I want to touch on the topic of choosing clothes in which you and / or your child will be engaged in figure skating. So, what does a beginner skater need?

The first is professional figure skates, which usually come in a set – boots and blades. A reasonable question immediately arises: Do I need to immediately buy professional figure skates or can I get along with a cheap kit? Here, I hold the following point of view. If you ride several times during the winter, such as mass skating, there is no point in acquiring professional skates. Especially on most ice rinks, skate rental is available. In all other cases, only professional skates. Suppose you decide to save, and bought unprofessional figure skates (their cost varies from 1.5 to 3 thousand rubles). When you go out onto the ice, you will certainly be unpleasantly surprised by the softness and inconvenience of the shoe pads, the inability to stand upright because of the too flimsy upper part of the boot, constantly moving blades and more. Without any doubt, the pleasure of riding will not increase. Having suffered a season and / or, in the case of a child, if a leg grows up, it is almost impossible to sell such skates. By purchasing professional skates for figure skating (price for Continue reading

Samarin: I am glad that I managed to break into the top six skaters
Recently, Russian singles are the main hopes, discoveries and sensations in the world of figure skating. However, this season our men - Alexander Samarin and Dmitry Aliyev - also made…

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The vicissitudes of fate
May in Beijing is almost the beginning of summer, the temperature exceeded 35 ℃, but one pair still worked hard on various movements on the ice rink. This year she…

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Famous Russian skaters, Olympic champions
Figure skating today is one of the most popular sports in the world, attracting more and more children - future champions, as well as interesting and beautiful to watch on…

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Best in pair skating
Russia in pairs skating for titles, regalia and world famous athletes is much more lucky than in single. Even those who are very far from the world of sports know…

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