1957 World Figure Skating Championships

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1957 World Figure Skating Championships
Type: ISU Championship
Date: February 26 – March 2
Season: 1957
Location: Colorado Springs, USA
Venue: Broadmoor Ice Palace
Champions
Men's singles:
United States David Jenkins
Ladies' singles:
United States Carol Heiss
Pair skating:
Canada Barbara Wagner / Robert Paul
Ice dancing:
United Kingdom June Markham / Courtney Jones
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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 1957 competitions for men, ladies, pair skating, and ice dancing took place from February 26 to March 2 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA.

Results[edit]

Men[edit]

Rank Name Nation Places
1 David Jenkins  United States 7
2 Tim Brown  United States 16
3 Charles Snelling  Canada 22
4 Alain Giletti  France 33
5 Tom Moore  United States 35
6 Norbert Felsinger  Austria 41
7 Donald Jackson  Canada 49
8 Robert Brewer  United States 59
9 Alain Calmat  France 58
10 Michael Booker  United Kingdom 66
11 Manfred Schnelldorfer  West Germany 81
12 Hubert Köpfler   Switzerland 83
13 Yukio Nishikura  Japan 90
14 Hideo Sugita  Japan 98
15 Kazuo Ohashi  Japan 105
16 Charles Keeble  Australia 111
17 William Cherrell  Australia 117

Judges:

Ladies[edit]

Rank Name Nation Places
1 Carol Heiss  United States 7
2 Hanna Eigel  Austria 17
3 Ingrid Wendl  Austria 21
4 Carole Jane Pachl  Canada 27
5 Claralyn Lewis  United States 40
6 Hanna Walter  Austria 43
7 Joan Schenke  United States 71
8 Nancy Heiss  United States 63
9 Erica Batchelor  United Kingdom 75
10 Karen Dixon  Canada 75
11 Ina Bauer  West Germany 79
12 Sjoukje Dijkstra  Netherlands 89
13 Joan Haanappel  Netherlands 84
14 Margaret Crosland  Canada 87
15 Ilse Musyl  Austria 87
16 Emma Giardini  Italy 104
17 Junko Ueno  Japan 118
18 Carla Tichatschek  Italy 128
19 Yuko Araki  Japan 132
20 Alice Fischer   Switzerland 137

Judges:

Pairs[edit]

Rank Name Nation Places
1 Barbara Wagner / Robert Paul  Canada 8
2 Marika Kilius / Franz Ningel  West Germany 16.5
3 Maria Jelinek / Otto Jelinek  Canada 17.5
4 Nancy Rouillard / Ronald Ludington  United States 31
5 Joyce Coates / Anthony Holles  United Kingdom 32

Judges:

Ice dancing[edit]

Rank Name Nation Places
1 June Markham / Courtney Jones  United Kingdom 5
2 Geraldine Fenton / William McLachlan  Canada 11
3 Sharon McKenzie / Bert Wright  United States 16
4 Joan Zamboni / Ronland Junso  United States 22
5 Barbara Thompson / Gerard Rigby  United Kingdom 27
6 Cathrine Morris / Michael Robinson  United Kingdom 29
7 Carmel Bodel / Edward Bodel  United States 35
8 Beverly Orr / Hugh Smith  Canada 39
9 Sigrid Knacke / Günther Koch  West Germany 42
10 Christiane Ellen / Claude Lambert  France 51
11 Edith Peikert / Hans Kutschera  Austria 53

Judges:

Sources[edit]

  • Result List provided by the ISU