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Ludmila Belousova was a two-time Olympic champion in pairs figure skating for the Soviet Union.
The trials for Olympic figure skating aren’t until January, and the Winter Olympics start in February.
Lauren was also a part of the Arrowhead golf team before graduating four years ago but was particularly drawn to figure skating, something Sarah pursued at a younger age, as well.
Weir, 33, is a three-time U.S. champion in men's figure skating, was the third-place finisher in the 2008 world championships and represented the United States in two Olympics.
In the past, Gold has commented about her struggles with body image and the strict physical requirements for figure skating on such a high level.
An early-season, limited-field figure skating competition in a German mountain village this week could decide the fate of the world—or at least, the 2018 Winter Olympic Games.
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First Known Use of figure skating
FIGURE SKATING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of figure skating for English Language Learners
: ice-skating in which the skaters perform various jumps, spins, and dance movements
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