No, figure skating is in the Winter Olympics and will be competed in the upcoming 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
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.
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.)
its in the winter Olympics not the summer Olympics..........
Figure skating and ice hockey. Figure skating and ice hockey debuted in the Olympics before the creation of the Winter Games. Figure skating's first Olympics was 1908 and ice hockey's was 1920. The first Winter Olympics were held in 1924.
Summer Olympics: Swimming, Boxing, Volleyball, Gymnastics (Artistic and Rhythmic) Winter Olympics: Speed Skating, Figure Skating, Luge, Ski Jumping
Figure skating's first appearance in the Olympics was the 1908 Summer Games in London.
It's 16 for all events in both Winter and Summer Olympics
"Figure skating was first contested as an Olympic sport at the 1908 Summer Olympics, in London, United Kingdom. As this traditional winter sport could be conducted indoors, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) approved its inclusion in the Summer Olympics program." http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Olympic_medalists_in_figure_skating
was there a time when figure skating not contested in the olympics
figure skating (: