In men's competition, there are two programs: A short program which is 2 minutes 50 seconds long and a Long Program (or Free Skate) which is 4 minutes 30 long.
In women's, there are also two programs: Short program which is 2 minutes 50 seconds long and a Long Program (or Free Skate) which is 4 minutes long.
In pairs, there are three programs: Short program which is 2 minutes 50 seconds long and a Long Program (or Free Skate) which is 4 minutes 30 seconds long.
In ice dance, there are three programs: Compulsory dance which is 2 minutes 30 seconds long, an Original dance which is approx 2 minutes 30 seconds long and Free dance which is 4 minutes long.
(all the programs could be plus or minus 10 seconds)
The short program is 2 minutes 50 seconds long for all disciplines, men, ladies, pairs and ice dancers.
The long program is 4 1/2 minutes for men and pairs, and 4 minutes for ladies and ice dancers.
the short program from my knowledge is about 2 minuets and 30 seconds
4 min. 30 secs. for men, 4 min. for ladies, pairs and ice dancers.
how many minutes does a figure skating copetition last
There are 15 winter sports events that were announced to be apart of the 2010 Winter Olympics. The eight sports categorized as ice sports are: 1. Bobsled 2. Luge 3. Skeleton (the sport) 4. Ice Hockey 5. Figure Skating 6. Speed Skating 7. Short Track Speed Skating 8. Curling The three sports categorized as alpine skiing and snowboarding events are: Alpine Skiing Freestyle Skiing Snowboarding The four sports categorized as Nordic events are: Biathlon Cross Country Skiing: Ski Jumping Nordic Combined For more information see: thewinterolympics2010.webs.com/factsandinfo.htm
The four events are: short program, long program, freestyle, expedition.
A free skate program is a program with the elements that are required for the level that you are competing at. It will be given a time range of how long the music can be. It must be to music. It's a long and short program in the olympics.
Yes. At the Olympic's they have speed skating, and where you can either do a short or long program. -Jess