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 most talked about heroes. Trainer Alexei Mishin regularly fired at them with all his guns (which may have even worsened the situation), and Eteri Tutberidze’s wards also suffered. There is dissatisfaction also abroad – almost every stage of the Grand Prix in the American and Japanese social networks segment could contain dozens of posts discussing the components of Alexandra Trusova. Continue reading
One of the most beautiful sports that are included in the program of the Olympic Games is figure skating. In addition to a wide variety of sports in various disciplines of figure skating, there are a lot of show programs in which the best skaters of the world take part.
One of the most popular types in sports, which is characterized by expressive movements and high emotionality, is figure skating.
The best skaters of the world in this sport, through titanic efforts, achieve continuous improvement of their skills. Figure skating is a public sport. They begin to deal with it even in preschool age. Figure skating, like most sports, affects the increase in functions in the vestibular apparatus, improves the state of the circulatory and respiratory organs. Pair skating, women and men single skating, as well as ice dancing, these Continue reading
The Congress of the International Ice Skating Union (ISU), held in the summer of Spanish Seville, did not consider the issue submitted by the Netherlands Ice Skating Union to raise the lower age limit for skaters participating in adult ISU competitions from 15 to 17 years old. The topic arose shortly before Congress in the form of an urgent proposal, but most delegates voted against including it on the agenda.
Nevertheless, this issue was actively discussed in the media. The IFC magazine tried to figure out the essence, taking as a basis women’s single skating.
Since the first world championship in figure skating, which was held in St. Petersburg in 1896, figure Continue reading