What is your favorite Discipline?

Discussion in 'The Trash Can' started by FSWer, Dec 25, 2010.

What is your favorite Discipline?

  1. Freestyle

    39.2%
  2. Pairs

    26.7%
  3. Ice-Dance

    41.7%
  4. Synchro.

    2.5%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. FSWer

    FSWer Well-Known Member

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    Say,what is everyone's favorite Discipline here? Please include what you like about your picks. I chose Pairs,Ice-Dance,and Synchro. because...

    for Pairs I love the Throws and Lifts.

    For Ice-Dance I love the gracefulness.

    For Synchro. I love the Lifts,Blocks,and Intersections.

    Anyone else?
     
  2. ks777

    ks777 Well-Known Member

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    spanking and no allowance.
     
  3. Jot the Dot Dot

    Jot the Dot Dot Headstrong Buzzard

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    Cat O' Nine Tails
     
  4. DreamSkates

    DreamSkates Active Member

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    All of the above. Mostly.
     
  5. neptune

    neptune Well-Known Member

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    No Internet and being forced to watch reruns of Lawrence Welk. ;)
     
  6. galaxygirl

    galaxygirl Ma name's Beckeh

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    Ice-dancing is by far my favorite. Nothing else comes close. I love it because of all the :blocjudge and :sekret: and :wuzrobbed and :skandal and :glamor: and :drama:.
     
  7. Aussie Willy

    Aussie Willy Well-Known Member

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    What about being tied to the rack?
     
  8. Jot the Dot Dot

    Jot the Dot Dot Headstrong Buzzard

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  9. ks777

    ks777 Well-Known Member

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  10. briancoogaert

    briancoogaert Well-Known Member

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    My favorite to watch is usually ice dancing, because I'm doing it myself. But I love some men, ladies and pairs and can watch every discipline with the same pleasure !
     
  11. Frau Muller

    Frau Muller President of Dick Button Appreciation Club

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    Since the list did not specify Ladies, I voted for Pairs instead of Freestyle. But I love Ladies by far among the 4 Olympic disciplines and care the least for Mens (though I watch them too, for sure).
     
  12. Really

    Really No longer just a "well-known member" Yay!

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    I hope those of you who have run this off the rails are more tolerant of those with cognitive disabilities in your real worlds.
     
  13. GarrAarghHrumph

    GarrAarghHrumph I can kill you with my brain

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    I love ice dance and mens. And it's weird, because when I was first watching skating, I was all about ladies and pairs. But I got to know what ice dance is all about, and now I love it for its speed, flow, and precision of edge work. And I really like the combo of artistry and athleticism that is men's.
     
  14. Carmen Ovsiannikov

    Carmen Ovsiannikov Well-Known Member

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    Overall I chose icedance (no big surprise).

    I love the creativity and being able to watch teams with excellent pure skating skills (not saying that there are no freestylers or pairs who have excellent skating skills). Also icedance is the only of the four disciplines that I end up loving programs from lower ranked teams just as much if not more than some of the top teams. Even if some teams may be lacking in difficulty, their programs can still be fantastic, artistic, voidy etc.

    In the other disciplines lower ranked couples usually are there for reasons such as more mistakes, less developed skating skills which takes away from the performance level.
     
  15. Ozzisk8tr

    Ozzisk8tr Well-Known Member

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    Mouth gag and some restraints... Hey where's Mikey?
     
  16. kwanfan1818

    kwanfan1818 I <3 Kozuka

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    My preferences are a three-way tie between Men, Ice Dance, and Synchro.
     
  17. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa Épaulement!!!

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    :rofl: at this thread. ks777 and Ozziesk8tr's posts are the reason I read the above as a "three-way between men, ice dance and synchro"...:slinkaway
     
  18. Ozzisk8tr

    Ozzisk8tr Well-Known Member

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    Okay, works for me as long as it's Ponsero, Scott Moir (in about 10 years time) and the three of us can go for it in unison. Does that cover all bases? ;) Also Kwanfan's mind was totally there when she was writing her post.
     
  19. Ituriel

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    ITA :respec:
     
  20. PRlady

    PRlady Smoking

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    Ice dance for me which is :rofl: since ten years ago I couldn't even figure out how it could possibly be judged. (Fairly, that is.) I now think that preferring ice dance to other...uh, disciplines...is the mark of a truly evolved skating fan. :drama:

    Not that the judging makes any sense to me now, either. :p
     
  21. galaxygirl

    galaxygirl Ma name's Beckeh

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    :respec:
     
  22. Jenna

    Jenna Well-Known Member

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    I will always be true to my ladies.
     
  23. bbkenn

    bbkenn Well-Known Member

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    I used to like Pairs above all until 2002; now my favorite is ice-dance.
     
  24. Lookingood

    Lookingood New Member

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    My favorite is ladies but lately i start to like Ice-Dance! V/M made me huge fan of ice-dance now.
     
  25. mia joy

    mia joy New Member

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    Ice dance without a doubt. I do not come back to any programs as often as to dances, which leads me to situation that some seasons after a given competition I know all dances from it by heart and can barely name top 5 in other categories... :shuffle: I guess I watch singles and pairs for the heat of the moment, love watching it live, seing who succeeds, who fails, who lands, who falls. But at the end of day, it's ice dance I watch for its programs, while the rest of it, I watch mostly for the competition.