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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Figure_skating

Figure skating was the first winter sport introduced to the Olympics; its Olympic debut came at the 1908 Summer Olympics. On March 20, 1914 an international figure skating championship was held in New Haven, Connecticut. This was the ancestor of both the United States and Canadian National Championships.

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For the first time since 1976, there's a new figure skating event at the Olympics. Let's learn about the "Mixed Team" competition before NBC has to condescendingly explain it to you.

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Figure skating is widely considered an individual sport. However, during the 2014 Sochi Olympics, a new “mixed team” competition was added. This gave figure skaters the opportunity to medal at ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ISU_World_Team_Trophy_in_Figure_Skating

The ISU World Team Trophy in Figure Skating is a figure skating team competition sanctioned by the International Skating Union. The World Team Trophy was held for the first time in Tokyo, Japan from April 16 to 19, 2009. Traditionally, the competitive skating season had concluded with the World Championships.

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Face it, team figure skating at the Winter Olympics feels a little contrived, weird. It's like mixed doubles in Grand Slam tennis, where it is nice to win, but no one pays much attention, scarcely ...

www.teamusa.org/News/2018/February/13/Meryl-Davis-Explains...

Meryl Davis Explains Figure Skating’s Team Event And What Went Down At The PyeongChang Olympics Print. By Meryl Davis, Three-Time Olympic Figure Skating Medalist | Feb. 13, 2018, 1:33 ...

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Bet you didn’t know that figure skating could be a team sport, did you? Figure skating is already one of the marquee events of the Winter Games, and since four different disciplines of the sport ...

www.britannica.com/sports/figure-skating

Figure skating, sport in which ice skaters, singly or in pairs, perform freestyle movements of jumps, spins, lifts, and footwork in a graceful manner.Its name derives from the patterns (or figures) skaters make on the ice, an element that was a major part of the sport until recently.

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Medal opportunities are scarce in sports like figure skating. Before the introduction of the team event, women could hope to get one of three medals; the same went for men, pairs, and ice dancers.

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In addition, Team USA consists of the primary coaches, secondary coaches, judges, team leaders and medical personnel selected to represent the United States at the competitions mentioned above. While attending international assignments, team members are recognized as ambassadors for U.S. Figure Skating and the United States of America.