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Olympic Summergames 1908 with Figure Skating

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    Posted: 07-May-2007 at 14:33
The Olympic Summer Games were held in London in 1908.
 
On the schedule there were interessting competitiones like Tug of War, Racets ( a kind of squash) and Figure Skating.This took place at the Prince's Skating Club, in the district of Knightsbridge. It was the first time that a type of winter sport was ever introduced in the Olympic Games, 16 years before the first Winter Olympics in Chamonix.
 
 
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If this lovely couple would have gone through the ice at that time, many would have spared us. All this boring sunday-afternoon events with this young ladies throwing competitions.
 


Edited by ulrich von hutten - 07-May-2007 at 14:33

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