2018 Winter Olympics is just around the corner and the curiosity of every fan to know every single detail about their sport is rising with every passing day. Above all, the details about the live stream of their favorite sport are the thing that bothers every fan the most. So, to fulfill the curiosity of every Winter Olympic fan, we are here with every single detail about all their favorite sports. Figure Skating was the first ever Winter Sport to be included in the Olympics. It appeared in the 1908 Olympics marking a debut for the Winter Sports at the Olympics which led to the formation of Winter Olympic Games subsequently a few years later.
This time around we’ll be covering up one of the most popular and beautiful sport of Winter Olympics, Figure Skating. The sport will have exhibition events too apart from its regular medal events which gives you an idea of how much the sport is essential for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Last time around, Russian athletes swept the event with three golds, one silver, and one bronze. Without any further ado, let us take you straight through all the details with a special mention of all the Winter Olympics live stream channels.
Figure Skating Live Stream
Figure Skating will be a part of NBC’s marathon 2400 hours of Olympic coverage. While the live broadcast will be available across NBC, NBCSN, and other channels of NBC Universe, the live stream will be available only on the NBColympics.com website and the NBC sports app. EuroSport will also come up with a live stream for Figure Skating on its official website and app. beIN Sports will live stream the entire Figure Skating events for all the MENA countries.
FOX and Sky Sports will also be live streaming the Figure Skating events for a selected few nations. Alternatively, fans can enjoy live stream on their respective Nationality Olympic Committee’s official websites. The fans hailing from nations where no official live stream is available can enjoy the games using a VPN Gateway. A guide on how to do it has been published on our website earlier.
Get live updates about other events below.
The figure skating will kick off on 10th of February with the Team Event Men’s Short and Team Event Pair’s Short followed by the Team Event Ice Dance Short, Team Event Ladies’ Short, and Team Event Pair Free on 11th, Team event men’s free, Team event ice dance free, Team event ladies’ free on 12th, Pair skating short on 14th, Pair skating free on 15th, Men’s singles short on 16th, Men’s singles free on 17th, Ice dance short on 19th, Ice dance free on 20th, Ladies’ singles short on 21st, Ladies’ singles free on 23rd, and the Gala Exhibition event on the 25th of February. All the events are scheduled to start at 10:00 local time.
|9th February 2018||10:00||Team event pair short|
|Team event men’s short|
|11th February 2018||10:00||Team event ice dance short|
|Team event ladies’ short|
|Team event pair free|
|12th February 2018||10:00||Team event men’s free|
|Team event ice dance free|
|Team event ladies’ free|
|14th February 2018||10:00||Pair skating short|
|15th February 2018||10:00||Pair skating free|
|16th February 2018||10:00||Men’s singles short|
|17th February 2018||10:00||Men’s singles free|
|19th February 2018||10:00||Ice dance short|
|20th February 2018||10:30||Ice dance free|
|21st February 2018||10:00||Ladies’ singles short|
|23rd February 2018||10:00||Ladies’ singles free|
|25th February 2018||9:30||Gala exhibition|
Let’s check out full results of Figure Skating event below.
|Men’s singles||Yuzuru Hanyu
|Pair skating||Aliona Savchenko / Bruno Massot
|235.90||Sui Wenjing / Han Cong
|235.47||Meagan Duhamel / Eric Radford
|Team|| Canada (CAN)
Meagan Duhamel / Eric Radford
Tessa Virtue / Scott Moir
|73|| Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR)
Evgenia Tarasova / Vladimir Morozov*
Natalia Zabiiako / Alexander Enbert**
Ekaterina Bobrova / Dmitri Soloviev
|66|| United States (USA)
Alexa Scimeca Knierim / Chris Knierim
Maia Shibutani / Alex Shibutani
There will be a total of 5 medal events taking place in the Figure Skating discipline. A total of 148 athletes will battle out in the five disciplines which are Men’s singles Ladies’ singles, Pair Skating, Ice Dancing, and a Team skating event. Apart from all the medal events, there is a Gala Exhibition event also lined up on the final day of the games which will also let the games get wrapped up.
All the events of the Figure Skating discipline will be held at the Gangneung Ice Arena in Gangneung, South Korea between 9-23 February 2018. A total of 148 athletes from 31 countries will be battling it out in the five medal events. There was no qualification process for this event. Athletes were to be selected and sent by the National Olympic Committees of the Participating countries. Each NOC was allowed to send a maximum of 18 athletes (9 men and nine women).