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Kamila Valievas Controversial Return Marred Women’s Figure Skating Occasion Sports Illustrated

2006 Olympic figure skating champion Shizuka Arakawa was the first Japanese lady to win gold in the sport. Arakawa was 24 when she took the title, generating her the oldest women’s Olympic figure skating champion since 1908 champion Florence “Madge” Cave Syers, who won at 27. Of course, girls have been skating, as a indicates of transport or recreation, for about as extended as ice skates have been about. The initially modern ice skates with metal blades date back to the Middle Ages and have been produced by the Dutch, though there’s evidence that humans have been using animal bones...