The brightest single skaters in history
YULIA LIPNITSKAYA The youngest winner in the history of Olympic figure skating Yulia Lipnitskaya became the main sensation of Sochi-2014. The 15-year-old skater, who, among other venerable pros, won the…

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Salkhov, Oiler, Valley
Salchow. Usually the first jump for beginners. The approach from the arc back and forth, a push with the swing of the free leg around the body. Named after the…

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Rittberger and Lutz
Rittberger, aka “loop jump”, or Loop in English. It differs in that it is performed almost without the swing of the free leg. It bears the name of the German…

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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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2018 World Figure Skating Championships

Nightmare! Zagitova fell three times and was left without a medal
Both Zagitova and Costner broke under the pressure of golden prospects and did not even get into medals. The new world champion is Caitlin Osmond from Canada.
The results of the women’s free program at the World Cup were shocking – and this is not an exaggeration. Fans of the national teams of Russia and Italy in horror – Carolina Kostner and Alina Zagitova could not stand the fight for gold and retreated, having made mistakes.

Referees – Referees
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TOP 10 MOST BEAUTIFUL FIGURES AND WORLD FIGURISTS

As you know, the most beautiful figures are far from models. Skaters and gymnasts have them. Strict diets, daily hours-long workouts, the correct regimen of the day – it is not surprising that they look as if from a gloss. And at the same time, we often forget that the skaters, despite their participation in one of the most beautiful sports, are also women. We suggest recalling this by looking at the rating of the most attractive skaters in the world, and for one and a little skater (we are girls!). The excitement around the athletes is considerable. This year’s World Cup will be held in Finland, from March 29 to April 2. Now there are final preparations for the competition, the teams will compete in women’s, men’s, doubles Continue reading

Rika Kihira
Rika Kihira is a talented athlete from Japan, who won the fans of figure skating with a difficult program at the world stages of the Grand Prix. The ease of…

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Rittberger and Lutz
Rittberger, aka “loop jump”, or Loop in English. It differs in that it is performed almost without the swing of the free leg. It bears the name of the German…

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"And after 50 years I see myself in figure skating." Rika Kihira
Japanese figure skater Rika Kihira gained worldwide fame after winning the 2018 Grand Prix Final in Vancouver. Then she beat the Olympic champion Alina Zagitova, and set a new world…

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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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