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(Open RP! Be the girl!) I look around, finally done lacing up my skates. I walk out onto the ice and start with a few simple turns and then I do a Axel jump. I do a lutz and then finish it off with a triple lutz. I skate around the rink when I hear clapping. I turn and see you, my best friend who I also had a major crush on. "Hey babe!" You shout.

(Open RP! Be the girl!) I look around, finally done lacing up my skates. I walk out onto the ice and start with a few simple turns and then I do a Axel jump. I do a lutz and then finish it off with a triple lutz. I skate around the rink when I hear clapping. I turn and see you, my best friend who I also had a major crush on. "Hey babe!" You shout.

Kim Yuna of South Korea, favored to win gold in women’s figure skating, combines superb technical skill and dramatic skating. One demanding jump sequence in her repertoire.

Kim Yuna of South Korea, favored to win gold in women’s figure skating, combines superb technical skill and dramatic skating. One demanding jump sequence in her repertoire.

Looking at the spin patterns you make on the ice and measuring distance jumped from take-off to landing :~)

Looking at the spin patterns you make on the ice and measuring distance jumped from take-off to landing :~) <<< I always tell my sister hers looks like a squashed bug

I will be able to do this someday

A GIF Guide to Figure Skaters' Jumps at the Olympics

Triple Lutz: A GIF Guide to Figure Skaters' Jumps at the with GIF pictures

Portrait of Team USA Gracie Gold during USOC Media Summit photo shoot at Grand Summit Hotel. Simon Bruty

Portrait of Team USA Gracie Gold during USOC Media Summit photo shoot at Grand Summit Hotel.

Let's make no bones about it: the headlining sport in the Winter Olympics is figure skating. No other sport comes close to the drama, the athletes, the subplots, and politics that figure skating has.

A GIF Guide to Figure Skaters' Jumps at the Olympics

Let& make no bones about it: the headlining sport in the Winter Olympics is figure skating. No other sport comes close to the drama, the athletes, the subplots, and politics that figure skating has.