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Daily Olympic Bytes by IDC

Brought to you daily by Anne Calder & Daphne Backman Highlights from Day 10:  Sunday, February 18 There were no figure skating events held today. Highlights from Day 9:  Saturday, February 17 Tonight during the free programs, fans witnessed a gamut of emotion – from failure to redemption, from injuries to comebacks, from previous disappointment to euphoria, plus history making performances. The 2018 Men’s Olympic event will be talked about in skating circles forever. Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu won back-to-back Olympic figure skating gold medals, the first since the USA’s Dick Button in 1948 and 1952. Hanyu’s victory is even...

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2018 Olympic Preview

by Melanie Heaney | Photos by Melanie Heaney & Robin Ritoss Every four years, the figure skating world that we live in daily becomes the center of the sporting universe. Along with the rest of the world, we get swept up in the magic. For two weeks, emotions swell, dreams come true, and hearts are broken. The athletes may tell themselves that this is just like any other competition to cope with the pressure, and that is fine, but everyone knows the truth: this is not just any competition. This is the Olympic Games. The action in Pyeongchang, South...

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Event Coverage – 2018 Olympics

Welcome to IDC’s coverage of the 2018 Olympics in Pyeongchang! Photographer Robin Ritoss will be on-site in Pyeongchang, South Korea, and we will be posting her photos as well as our reports and thoughts of the event.   We will also be sharing news, reports, photos and more on our social media accounts, so follow us via the links below.  We are @icedance.com on all social media platforms.                Olympic Preview by Melanie Heaney IDC’s Olympic Short Dance Music Playlist on Spotify IDC’s Olympic Free Dance Music Playlist on Spotify Photographs by Robin Ritoss Daily...

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Ice Dance Observer: February 6, 2018

Hello and welcome to the Ice Dance Observer. If this is your first visit, the Observer recaps events from the previous week as well as previewing upcoming competitions. It is posted on Tuesday of each week during the regular figure skating season. For the next several weeks, our focus will be on the 2018 Olympic Winter Games taking place from February 9-25 in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  Team IDC is represented in Pyeongchang by Robin Ritoss, who is officially accredited as a photographer. We will be posting photos from all of the ice dance events as well as pics from singles, pairs...

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