When they were on the ice, they moved as one, and there was hardly any sound from their blades connecting with the ice.
What made Gordeeva and Grinkov most unique was their chemistry with each other as they became one of the most romantic and beloved pairs teams of all time.
30, she unhesitatingly replied, "everything, friends! " There was an abundance of loving friends both on and off the ice celebrating their friendship and remembering Grinkov.
Tessa and Moir became the first former World Junior ice dance champions to win the Olympics.
They were also the first and one and only couple to win the gold medal on their Olympic debut.
The talented ice dancer started her career with Moir, where they both were teamed up in 1997.
After they won the Canadian junior title and became the first ice dance team to receive a 10.0 for a program component score under the new ISU Judging System.
Jack Courtney and Sheryl Trueman Courtney's story may be perhaps the most romantic skating story in history since they have known each other for their entire lives. They went their separate ways in the late 1960s, but in 2003, they reunited and married. He died on November 20, 1995, in Lake Placid, New York while rehearsing for a "Stars on Ice" tour. Carol Heiss won the 1960 Olympics in women's figure skating and she also won the silver medal at the 1956 Olympics.