Kristi Yamaguchi from the United States won gold in the 1992 Olympic women's figure skating.
The United States won the bronze medal in Figure Skating Team trophy at the Sochi 2014 Olympics.
U.S. Figure Skating, the governing body for figure skating in the United States, nominates the athletes they believe should compete in the Olympics. The United States Olympic Committee then acts on those nominations and selects the athletes to represent the U.S. in the Winter Games. Almost always, the United States Olympic Committee selects those that were nominated by U.S. Figure Skating. Michelle won the U.S. Figure Skating Championship in 1998 and 2002, along with many other championships around the world, and the governing body (U.S. Figure Skating) nominated her to represent the U.S. at those Olympics. The United States Olympic Committee concurred and she was placed on the team.
United States Figure Skating Hall of Fame was created in 1976.
Sarah Hughes of the United States won gold in Ladies Singles figure skating at the 2002 Games.
The address of the United States Figure Skating Association is: , Colorado Springs, CO 80906-3624
No, Figure Skating is a sport in the Winter Olympics only.
At 2010 winter olympics,mens single,Evan Lysacek of United States won the gold medal
As of 2/14/2014 the United States has won medals for alpine skiing, figure skating, freestyle sking, luge, skeleton, and snowboarding in the Sochi Olympics.
United States. She won gold in ladies singles figure skating at the 1976 Winter Games in Innsbruck.
plenty. if you are looking for rules for competitive figure skating with the USFSA (united states figure skating association) you can find them at the USFSA website... (usfsa.org)
No, figure skating is in the Winter Olympics and will be competed in the upcoming 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
The Russians took the gold and the Canadians took the silver. The United States took the bronze medal.
The first figure skating competition at the Olympics was at the 1908 Games in London.
No, there weren't figure skating in the 2012 Olympics.
Chen Lu of China won the bronze medal in the 1998 Olympics Ladies Singles competition. Michelle Kwan of the United States won the silver and Tara Lipinski of the United States won the gold.
As of January 13, 2010, that has not yet been determined. The results of the United States Figure Skating Championships, held between January 14 and January 24, will determine who the members of the U.S. figure skating team will be. The U.S. will send two athletes to compete in ladies singles figure skating at the 2010 Games in Vancouver. Alissa is the defending United States ladies champion and should she win again she will definitely be going to Vancouver.
Medalists in Pairs Figure Skating at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary: Gold: Ekaterina Gordeeva and Sergei Grinkov - Soviet Union Silver: Elena Valova and Oleg Vasiliev - Soviet Union Bronze: Jill Watson and Peter Oppegard - United States
Ice skating was first included in the Olympics in 1908. The US Figure skating association (aka USFSA) was formed in 1921.
Figure skating has been an Olympic sport since the first Winter Olympics in 1924.Figure skating became part of the Olympics in the year 1908.
Please refer to the link below. It is the website of the United States Figure Skating Association.
was there a time when figure skating not contested in the olympics
The 1908 Games in London. When the Winter Olympics began in 1924, figure skating became an event in the Winter Olympics.
Listing of Gold Medal winners for the ladies figure skating in the Olympics?
Figure skating has been in the Winter Olympics since 1924 the first game in France