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Yes. At the Olympic's they have speed skating, and where you can either do a short or long program.


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When did figure skating become an Olympic sport?

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.

When did dance figure skating become an olympic sport?

In 1920 the mens figure skating started first.

What olympic sport were women first allowed to compete in?

figure skating

About figure skating?

found in 1947 Olympic sport since 1908

What sport has a long program as part of the winter Olympic?

figure skating

Was there a time when figure skating was not contested?

Yes. As an Olympic sport, figure skating was originally a part of the Summer Games, since most rinks were outdoors at that time. It was contested in 1908 and 1920. Figure skating has been a Winter Olympic sport since 1924.

How long was figure skating an olympic sport?

Figure skating has appeared in every Winter Olympics since the first Games in 1924.

What winter Olympic sport uses artistic abilites?

Figure Skating and the Halfpipe.

What Olympic sport has a judge?

Gymnastics, Diving, Figure Skating, and Synchronized Swimming.

What olympic sports start with F?

Figure skating and freestyle skiing are winter Olympic sports. Fencing is a summer Olympic sport.

Who put figure skating in the Olympics?

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) makes the determination of which sports are to be included in the Olympics. The International Skating Union (ISU) petitioned to have figure skating included as a winter sport and it was, in time for the first Winter Olympic Games in 1924. For decades figure skating was the most popular Winter Olympic sport by far, but since 2010, TV audiences and streaming viewership of freestyle skiing and snowboarding have begun to outpace figure skating.

How have composites aided competitors in the Olympic sport of speed skating?

how composites have aided in the Olympic sport of speed skating

Is skating a Olympic sport?


How long has figure skating been a Olympic sport?

Figure skating was an event in the first Winter Olympics in 1924. (Prior to that, it was actually part of the Summer Olympics in 1908 and 1912.)

Where can you do figure skating?

Figure skating is an ice sport so it is done on ice.

Which indoor sports are in the winter Olympics?

The 4 Winter Olympic sport that take place indoors are Speed Skating, Figure Skating, Curling, and Hockey.

Is there an Olympic sport that starts with i?

I don't know if it's an olympic sport but ice skating!

What are the most popular Olympic sport?

the most popular sports are halfpipe,skeleton(luge),hockey, and figure skating.

Is Figure skating a sport?

Yes, it is.

Was ice skating an Ancient Olympic sport?


Is figure skating in the summer Olympics?

No, Figure Skating is a sport in the Winter Olympics only.

Are there rules to the olympic figure skating?

yes there are

Is figure skating a real sport?

Figure Skating is classed as a sport and is recognised by the International Olympics Committee as being one!!

What is the best winter Olympic sport?

This is really a matter of opnion. Figure skating seems to be the most popular sport with the public. Personally, I am a fan of curling.

What winter sport are axels performed in?

Figure Skating is the most popular winter sport to have axels.