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Jim Sladky

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Skating club  Genesee FSC
Former coach  Ronald Ludington
Partner  Judy Schwomeyer
Name  Jim Sladky

Jim Sladky About Jim Sladky

Born  March 16, 1947 (age 68) (1947-03-16) Bridgeport, Connecticut

Country represented  United States of America

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Jim Sladky (born March 16, 1947) is an American former competitive ice dancer. He competed with partner Judy Schwomeyer. They were five time (1968–1972) U.S. national champions. They are the 1970 World silver medalists and the 1969 & 1971-1972 World bronze medalists.


With coach Ron Ludington, Schwomeyer & Sladky created the Yankee Polka compulsory dance. They first performed it as a competitive program in 1969.

Following their retirement from competitive skating, Schwomeyer & Sladky skated professionally. He and Schwomeyer later married and were divorced 19 years later. They were inducted into the United States Figure Skating Hall of Fame in 1991.

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(with Judy Schwomeyer)


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