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 favourite game are the thing that bothers every fan the most. So, to fulfil the curiosity of every Winter Olympic fan, we are here with every single detail about all their favourite 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 important 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 live stream channels.
Figure Skating Live Stream
NBC will be the forerunner in live streaming the entire Olympic events. It is bound to extensively cover the Figure Skating events on its official website. beIN Sports, Sky Sports, ITV, FOX, and other official broadcasters will also provide a live stream of the main events from Figure Skating discipline. Users can also live stream the Figure Skating events through VPN gateway.
Watch Figure Skating Online
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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).
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.
Timings, Date and Event details
|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|
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.