Neha Patil (Editor)

1896 World Figure Skating Championships

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Covid-19
Type:  ISU Championship
Season:  1896
Date:  February 9
Venue:  Yusupovsky Garden
Location:  Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire

The World Figure Skating Championships is an annual figure skating competition sanctioned by the International Skating Union in which figure skaters compete for the title of World Champion. The first competition took place on February 9, 1896, in Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire.

In 1895, the International Skating Union organized the first World Figure Skating Championships committee, which consisted of 5 people. This committee was entrusted with preparation and presentation of the figure skating rules. ISU also confirmed that World Figure Skating Championships will be held and that in the meantime men skaters should comply with the rules not yet published.

Men. Five Special Figures

Judges:

  • Mr. C. Korper von Marienwert  Austria
  • Mr. H. KurtĂ©n  Finland
  • Mr. Georg Helfrich  Germany
  • Mr. P. E. Wolf  Russia
  • Mr. A. Ivashenzov  Russia
  • References

    1896 World Figure Skating Championships Wikipedia


    Similar Topics
    Ganashatru
    Mahsa Amrabadi
    Chris McGaha
    Topics
     
    B
    i
    Link
    H2
    L