Canada's Keegan Messing skates to personal best at world championships

Canada’s Keegan Messing skated to a personal best score of 93.00 to sit sixth after Thursday’s men’s short program at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Milan, Italy. His previous high was 86.33 set in September 2017 at the Autumn Classic International. Messing scored a 93.00 in his short program to sit in sixth place, heading […]

Baikal babushka: Siberian granny skates to work across world’s deepest lake (VIDEO)

Next time you complain about your morning commute, think of this 76-year-old Siberian woman who skates across the world’s deepest lake, wearing a pair of skates from 1943, in order to take care of her cows. When Lake Baikal freezes during the winter, Lyubov Morekhodova’s cows ramble across the frozen ice sheet and the hardy […]

Here’s why some figure skaters wear tights over their skates

Takashi Aoyama / Getty The Winter Olympics‘ team figure skating competition aired Sunday night in the US.  During the program, many noticed that some figure skaters wore their tights over their skates.  The decision, more often than not, comes down to aesthetics.  All eyes were on the US figure skating team Sunday night. As the first […]

Dancing On Ice 2018: Donna Air prepared to sabotage fellow competitors' skates to win

She is also promising to reveal her “sexy side” but will draw the line at flashing too much flesh.  The show returns tonight with Donna joining a cast of celebrities including Great British Bake Off winner Candice Brown and Bucks Fizz star Cheryl Baker.  The 38-year-old Geordie TV presenter said she would be taking some […]