Is figure skating a sport? | The Tylt
The U.S. Figure Skating Championship will determine who gets to represent the United States at the 2018 Olympic games. Many feel figure skating equates to dancing on ice and should not be considered a sport. However, with powerful jumps and mid-air twists and flips, it takes a lot of athletic ability to accomplish aerial acrobatics while maintaining the artistry required for a high score. What do you think? ⛸
Is figure skating a sport?