Besides skandals & partners swaps, the 90s also brought us some of greatest ice dance teams of all time performing some of the most memorable routines. Below, is a list of all of the dances that won the free dance portion at the World Championships. In retrospect, how would you rank these performances & routines?
This is just based on routines that won the free dance portion at Worlds, so many great routines, like Usova & Zhulin's "Four Seasons" and A&P's "Romeo & Juliet" are not included.
1990 Duchesnay & Duchesnay: "Missing" http://youtu.be/coM4d1CQZfs (Klimova & Ponomarenko who won overall, placed 2nd in the free dance , they won Worlds that year on the strength of their o.s.p)
1991 D&D: "Missing: II" http://youtu.be/wXkeiamsCew
1992 Klimova & Ponomarenko: "Man and Women" http://youtu.be/1JjbwtM_E3g
1993 Usova & Zhulin: "Blues for Klook" http://youtu.be/AxseLaxl61s
1994 Grishuk & Platov: "Rock around the Clock" http://youtu.be/QnH5Jy5Dyi0
1995 G&P: "Steppin' Out" http://youtu.be/IdGgAY1-hng
1996 G&P: Latin-American themed FD http://youtu.be/FrpC9QEXAZs
1997 G&P: "The Feeling Begins" http://youtu.be/LtHh2BeQB1I
1998 Krylova & Ovsiannikov: "Carmen" http://youtu.be/-oFAnymw0YU
1999 K&O African Drums http://youtu.be/xLwSDFgBm0U