Category Archives: Ice Skating

Winter Sports – Round up of 2014 winners

As we near the end of the winter sports season here is a summary of the winners of the major titles in Winter sports (not including the Olympics which I posted earlier). Alpine Ski-ing World Cup Men’s events  Nations Cup … Continue reading

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The Greatest Long-Track Speed Skaters

There are a host of different championships these days for speed-skating which makes it hard to compare with long ago when there were only Olympic and world all-round championships.  The world all-round championships first took place in 1889, Olympisc in … Continue reading

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The Greatest Figure Skaters: Ulrich Salchow, Sonja Henie, Rodnina & Zaitsev, Torvill & Dean

This is a list of the most successful figure skaters in each of the four Olympic disciplines.  I have ranked them in terms of the number of years when they were the world or Olympic champions.  By doing this it … Continue reading

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