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Blades For The Cure 2008 Photo Gallery - Figure Skating Benefit Show Blades For The Cure Photos
The goal of Blades for the Cure is to use the talents of national and international figure skaters to raise funds to help figure skating families in need due to cancer. The first show took place on April 12, 2008. These are photos from that inaugural show. Olympic Champion and cancer survivor Peggy Fleming devoted her time to the cause. The show was directed by Eddie Shipstad of Shipstad Entertainment and Damon Alllen. World competitors Ryan Bradley and Jeremy Abbott performed.

High School Musical on Ice Photo Album - Disney's High School Musical: The Ice Tour Photos
Disney's High School Musical: The Ice Tour was inspired by the Disney Channel Original Movie,

High School Musical on Ice Photo Album - Disney's High School Musical: The Ice Tour Photos
Disney's High School Musical: The Ice Tour was inspired by the Disney Channel Original Movie,

Skating Designs Photos - Photos of Figure Skating Products From Skating Designs
Skating Designs is a company that specializes in figure skating clothes and accessories. This photo gallery shows some of the company's products.

Hair for Figure Skating Photos - Photos Illustrating How to Wear Your Hair for Figure Skating
In addition to wearing proper ice skating clothes, a figure skater must make sure his or her hair looks nice. A nice hairstyle will make most figure skaters skate better. This photo gallery includes suggestions on how to wear hair for figure skating practice, competitions, and other ice skating events.

Hair for Figure Skating Photos - Photos Illustrating How to Wear Your Hair for Figure Skating
In addition to wearing proper ice skating clothes, a figure skater must make sure his or her hair looks nice. A nice hairstyle will make most figure skaters skate better. This photo gallery includes suggestions on how to wear hair for figure skating practice, competitions, and other ice skating events.

Skating Slogans - Audrey Baer's Figure Skating T-Shirts With Slogans
Audrey Baer, of Great Lakes Skate Company, has created some t-shirts with unique figure skating slogans. These creative and unique figure skating t-shirts may be purchased when Audrey Baer travels to ice skating competitions or directly by calling her at 810-434-6657.

Surya Bonaly Backflip Video - Video of Surya Bonaly's Backflip on Ice - Backflip Surya Bonaly
French figure skater, Surya Bonaly, is famous for doing a backflip on the ice and landing it on one foot. A backflip is an illegal figure skating move, but Surya Bonaly did that move in the 1998 Olympics since she knew she couldn't medal, but she wanted to be remembered. Since then, Surya's backflip on the ice is considered her trademark move. This is a short video clip showing Surya Bonaly doing that trademark backflip.

Maribel Vinson Owen Photo Gallery - Photos of Figure Skating Legend Maribel Vinson Owen
Figure skating legend and coach Maribel Vinson Owen won the U.S. ladies title in figure skating nine times. Owen and her two daughters, Laurence and

Kassy Kova and Justin Ross Photos - Photos of the Only African American Ice Dance Team in the US Kassy Kova and Justin Ross
Kassy Kova and Justin Ross are the ONLY African American competitive ice dance team in America. There may be other ice dance teams where one of the team's members is an African American, but Kova and Ross are the only team where both members of the team are African Americans.

Election Map on the Ice Rink at Rockefeller Center - Map of Election on Rockefeller Center's Ice Rink's Surface Presidential Election November 4, 2008
On Election Day, 2008, the Ice Rink at Rockefeller Center may have been the world's most famous ice rink. A map of the United States was imprinted into the rink's ice surface. As results came in, the states on the rink's map were painted either blue or red.

Barbara Murry Photo Gallery - Photos of Adult Figure Skater Barbara Murry
Barbara Murry began figure skating lessons when she was 62 years old. At 69, she began working on the Axel jump. She hopes that she can master the Axel and double jumps. She believes that age should not discourage anyone from experiencing the joy of figure skating. This photo gallery includes some of her figure skating highlights.

One Step Closer Photo Gallery - One Step Closer Figure Skating Benefit Exhibition Photos
This photo gallery includes photos from the One Step Closer figure skating benefit exhibition which took place on March 27, 2010.

Zamboni Photo Gallery - Photos of Zamboni Ice Resurfacing Machines
A Zamboni is an ice resurfacing machine used to clean the ice surface at ice skating rinks. The term

World Figure Skating Museum and Hall of Fame Photos
The World Figure Skating Museum and Hall of Fame is a museum that showcases figure skating and its history. It is the only museum of its kind in the world. In July of 2008, About.com's Figure Skating Guide, Jo Ann Schneider Farris, visited the museum. This is a collection of photos she took during that visit.

Haley Gans Photo Gallery - Photos of Figure Skater Haley Rose Gans
This photo gallery includes some memories of Haley Gans, a figure skater who died tragically in a skiing accident in November of 2009.

Figures - Remembering the Days of Compulsory Figure Skating
Years ago, beautiful designs were skated on clean ice in the shape of a figure eight. These complex designs were called figures and that is why Figure Skating is called FIGURE Skating. All figure skaters practiced figures for hours each day and before doing jumps and spins, every competitor in figure skating first had to compete in a figure event. Figure events were eliminated from official competitions in the 1990s.

1961 US World Figure Skating Team Photos - Remembering the 1961 United States World Figure Skating Team
On February 15, 1961, a tragic plane crash killed all the members of the U.S. Figure Skating Team. Also, friends, family, judges, officials, and coaches were killed. The skaters were traveling to the World Championships in Prague, Czechoslovakia. Patty Shelley Bushman wrote a book about the team and also has made a website in the team's memory. This photo gallery includes photos from her book

Social Ice Dancing Photo Gallery - Photos of Social Ice Dancers
Ice dance is ballroom dancing on the ice. Originally, most ice dancers were not interested in competing and had fun on the ice together by dancing socially. Everyone did the same steps to about twenty different compulsory ice dances to set patterns on an ice arena's surface. Today, only a handful of regular social ice dance programs exist in the U.S. This photo gallery includes photos of social ice dancers.

Wheaton Ice Skating Academy Ice Dance Camp Photo Gallery - Photos From Wheaton Ice Skating Academy's 2010 Ice Dance Camp
Wheaton Skating Academy is an ice dancing program for children based in Maryland. Skaters are trained in groups. The program is open to skaters of all ages and levels. Every summer, Wheaton Ice Skating Academy holds an ice dance camp. The photos in this gallery were taken during the week of July 5 to July 10, 2010, during the 2010 camp.

2010 Olympic Winter Games Figure Skating Photo Gallery - Photo Memories From the Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, Canada
The 2010 Winter Olympic Games took place in Vancouver, Canada. The figure skating events began on February 14, 2010 and ended on February 27, 2010. New Olympic figure skating champions were crowned and controversy took place. This photo gallery includes some memories from that Olympics.

Worlds 2009 Photo Gallery - 2009 ISU World Figure Skating Championships Photos
The 2009 ISU World Figure Skating Championships was held in Los Angeles. This photo gallery includes many of the memories of the competition.

Kathy Johnson Photo Gallery - Photos of Modern Dance Teacher and Choreographer Kathy Johnson and Her Elite Figure Skating Students
Modern dance teacher and choreographer Kathy Johnson travels to figure skating training centers to work with some of the world's best figure skaters.

Irina Rodnina Photo Gallery - Photos of Pair Figure Skating Legend Irina Rodnina
Irina Rodnina, is only pair skater who has won ten successive world figure skating titles and three successive Olympic figure skating gold medals. In addition, Rodnina won eleven European figure skating pairs championships. She is considered the most successful pair skater in history.

Lorna Brown Photo Gallery - Photos of British and World Professional Figure Skating Champion Lorna Brown
Lorna Brown is a British and World Professional ice skating champion and a world and Olympic figure skating coach.

Tom Zakrajsek Photo Gallery - Figure Skating Coach Tom Zakrajsek Photos
This photo gallery includes photos of figure skating coach, Tom Zakrajsek, who has coached numerous figure skating champions and medalists.

Keauna McLaughlin and Rockne Brubaker Photo Gallery - Photos of 2008 U.S. National Pair Skating Champions McLaughlin and Brubaker
Keauna McLaughlin and Rockne Brubaker won the U.S. National Junior Pair title and the World Junior Pair Championships in 2007. In 2008, they went on to win the U.S. National Pairs title.

1976 U.S. Nationals Photo Gallery - Photos From the 1976 United States National Figure Skating Championships
At the 1976 U.S. National Figure Skating Championships, amateur photographer, LeRoy Miltner, took some photos as the skaters that qualified for the Olympics were introduced to the audience. The photos were misplaced until Thanksgiving of 2007. Mr. Miltner found the photos and is excited to now share them with About.com's readers.

High School Musical on Ice Photo Album - Disney's High School Musical: The Ice Tour Photos
Disney's High School Musical: The Ice Tour was inspired by the Disney Channel Original Movie,

Suna Murray, Karen Magnussen, Janet Lynn 1971 - North American Figure Skating Champions Suna Murray, Karen Magnussen, Janet Lynn 1971
Suna Murray won the bronze medal at the North American Figure Skating Championships in 1971. Here she is after the awards ceremony with 1973 World Champion Karen Magnussen and U.S. Champion Janet Lynn.

Michelle Wiebe Skating Artwork
Michelle Wiebe has been into the arts for many years. She has been selling her work since she was a young girl in school. She is married and has three great children. She paints from a home studio. One of her children has taken up figure skating and has inspired these paintings.

Parker and Colin Pennington Photo Gallery
Parker and Colin Pennington are brothers. They are also both ice skating champions.

Crowe Family Ice Skating Photos - Sharon, Mark, and Ethan Crowe a Figure Skating Family Photo Album
Sharon, Mark, and Ethan Crowe are an ice skating family. This photo album shows some of their figure skating memories.

Walter Horton Photo Gallery
Walter Horton has competed in adult figure skating competitions for over eighteen years in a row. He has participated in the United States Figure Skating Adult National for twelve straight years.

Zachariah Szabo Photo Gallery
Figure skater Zachariah Szabo did something extraordinary: he taught himself to skate using library books.

Sam Anderson Photo Gallery
Sam Anderson is a young figure skater.

Figure Skating - User Submitted Videos
An index of User Submitted Videos for the Figure Skating guide site.

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Figure Skating - User Submitted Videos
An index of User Submitted Videos for the Figure Skating guide site.

Female Ice Skaters - Famous Women Figure Skaters
Read about the top women figure skaters in this section.

Figure Skating 101 From IceNetwork.com
About.com's Figure Skating Guide, JO ANN Schneider Farris, writes a weekly column for IceNetwork.com called Figure Skating 101. Each article provides infomation on different figure skating moves. The information given is of interest to ice skating fans, new figure skaters and veterans. Each of her articles are listed in this section by date.

Figure Skating Glossary - Letter I
There are skating terms that every figure skater must know. Learn the names and meanings of the basic figure skating jumps and spins. Learn the names and meanings of figure skating turns, steps, stops, and connecting moves.

Figure Skating 101 on IceNetwork.com - Ice Skating 101 on IceNetwork.com
From 11/5/07 through 5/9/08, About.com's Figure Skating Guide, Jo Ann Schneider Farris, wrote a weekly column for IceNetwork.com called Figure Skating 101. Each article provided information on different figure skating moves. The information given is of interest to ice skating fans, new figure skaters and veterans. Each of her articles are listed on this page by date.

Figure Skating - User Submitted Videos
An index of User Submitted Videos for the Figure Skating guide site.

Figure Skating - User Submitted Videos
An index of User Submitted Videos for the Figure Skating guide site.