1937 World Figure Skating Championships

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1937 World Figure Skating Championships
Type: ISU Championship
Date: February 28 (men and pairs)
February 21 – 22 (ladies)
Season: 1937
Location: Vienna, Austria (men)
London, UK (ladies and pairs)
Venue: Empress Stadion (ladies and pairs)
Champions
Men's singles:
Austria Felix Kaspar
Ladies' singles:
United Kingdom Cecilia Colledge
Pair skating:
Germany Maxi Herber / Ernst Baier
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The World Figure Skating Championships is an annual figure skating competition sanctioned by the International Skating Union in which figure skaters compete for the title of World Champion.

The 1937 men competitions took place from February 12 to 13 in Vienna, Austria. The 1937 ladies and pairs competitions took place from March 1 to 2 also in London, United Kingdom.

Results[edit]

Men[edit]

Rank Name Nation Age CF FS Points Places
1  Austria Felix Kaspar 22 1 210.30 1 147.468 357.768 5
2 Graham Sharp  United Kingdom 19 2 204.62 3 140.616 345.236 10
3 Elemer Tertak  Hungary 18 3 199.62 5 138.892 338.52 17
4 Herbert Alward  Austria 5 197.02 4 139.608 336.628 19
5 Freddie Tomlins  United Kingdom 17 7 189.18 2 142.264 332.064 25
6 Leopold Linhart  Austria 22 6 194.02 6 137.088 331.108 30
7 Marcus Nikkanen  Finland 33 4 197.38 10 129.528 326.908 35
8 Freddy Mesot  Belgium 31 8 187.8 8 130.808 318.608 42
9 Emil Ratzenhofer  Austria 22 10 185.00 7 131.040 316.040 45
10 Lucian Büeler   Switzerland 26 9 186.52 11 123.228 309.748 52
11 Jaroslav Sadilek  Czechoslovakia 11 183.48 9 129.780 313.260 50

Judges:

Ladies[edit]

Rank Name Nation Places
1 Cecilia Colledge  United Kingdom 7
2 Megan Taylor  United Kingdom 14
3 Vivi-Anne Hultén  Sweden 25.5
4 Hedy Stenuf  France 31.5
5 Emmy Putzinger  Austria 32
6 Hanne Niernberger  Austria 42
7 Belita Jepson-Turner  United Kingdom 49
8 Gladys Jagger  United Kingdom 58
9 Martha Mayerhans  Germany 70
10 Angela Anderes   Switzerland 72
11 Viktoria Lindpaitner  Germany 67
12 Audrey Peppe  United States 78

Judges:

Pairs[edit]

Rank Name Nation Places
1 Maxi Herber / Ernst Baier  Germany 8.5
2 Ilse Pausin / Erich Pausin  Austria 14.5
3 Violet Cliff / Leslie Cliff  United Kingdom 24.5
4 Piroska Szekrényessy / Attila Szekrényessy  Hungary 30.5
5 Inge Koch / Günther Noack  Germany 31.5
6 Anna Cattaneo / Ercole Cattaneo  Italy 42.5
7 Stephanie Kalus / Erwin Kalus  Poland 46.5
8 Feda Kalencikova / Karel Globar  Czechoslovakia 53.5

Judges:

Sources[edit]

  • Result List provided by the ISU
  • newspaper Berliner Tageblatt, 4 March 1937