Who Won Women's Figure Skating Gold Medals?

Women's Figure Skating

Women's Figure Skating has been a staple of the Winter Olympics since the early 1900s. It is now one of the most popular events.

The event has two parts - short program and the free skate which include mandatory skills. The judges score the skaters on technical merit and presentation.

Gold Medal winners often become celebrities, including Kristi Yamaguchi, Peggy Fleming, and Dorothy Hamill. Kim Yu-Na of South Korea won the Gold Medal in 2010.

Year Gold Medal Country Score
2014 Adelina Sotnikova Russia 224.59 pts Details >>
2010 Kim Yu-Na South Korea Details >>
2006 Shizuka Arakawa Japan Details >>
2002 Sarah Hughes United States Details >>
1998 Tara Lipinski United States Details >>
1994 Oksana Baiul Ukraine 2.0 Details >>
1992 Kristi Yamaguchi United States 1.5 Details >>
1988 Katarina Witt East Germany 4.2 Details >>
1984 Katarina Witt East Germany 3.2 Details >>
1980 Anett Potzsch East Germany 189.00 pts Details >>
1976 Dorothy Hamill United States 193.80 pts Details >>
1972 Trixi Schuba Austria 2751.5 pts Details >>
1968 Peggy Fleming United States 1970.5 pts Details >>
1964 Sjoukje Dijkstra Netherlands 2018.5 pts Details >>
1960 Carol Heiss United States 1490.1 pts Details >>
1956 Tenley Albright United States 169.67 pts Details >>
1952 Jeannette Altwegg Great Britain 161.756 pts Details >>
1948 Barbara Ann Scott Canada 163.077 pts Details >>
1936 Sonja Henie Norway 424.5 Details >>
1932 Sonja Henie Norway 2302.5 Details >>