Sonja Henie Essays

  • Figure Skating Speech

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    I positively believe women's freestyle figure skating is the best Winter Olympic sport ever to be played. Reasons why this is obviously true are: When you practice for figure skating you benefit from plenty of other exercises, such as flexibility and speed. While enjoying a fun and positive practice you can build your balance, along with boosting your self confidence to help with all your glides, twirls, and turns. All your stress you get from pressure can be lost as you glide across the ice

  • Skating Informative Speech

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    Name: Brooke Bowyer Speech Topic: Kristi Yamaguchi General Purpose: Inform Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about renown figure skater Kristi Yamaguchi Thesis Statement: Through her accomplishments as an Olympic gold medalist, author, mother, wife and philanthropist, Kristi Yamaguchi exemplified what it is to be a professional woman athlete. I. Introduction A. ATTENTION GETTER: So how many of you have had the chance to experience the very fun yet difficult activity of ice-skating? If you

  • Short Essay On Figure Skating

    963 Words  | 4 Pages

    making performing jumps and leaps without the blades falling off, possible. The complex designs that the skaters would create on the ice gave the name figure skating. In the 1908 Olympics, and that was the only year that special figures took place. Sonja Henie helped to increase the popularity of figure skating when

  • Research Paper On Figure Skating

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    performed without the blades falling off. It was called figure skating for the complex designs that the skaters would create on the ice. Figure skating was introduced to the Olympics in 1908, and that was the only year that special figures took place. Sonja Henie helped to increase the popularity of figure skating when she incorporated elements from