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How Figure Skating Works: Advancements in Figure Skate Construction

A reader asked me for some information on recent advancements in figure skate construction. Here are a few points of interest that might be helpful for his granddaughter’s fourth grade report on Figure Skating. The oldest pair of skates apparently date back to 3000 BC, found at the bottom of a lake in Switzerland. The [...]