Figure skating at the 1908 Summer Olympics – Ladies' singles

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Ladies' singles figure skating
at the Games of the IV Olympiad
Dates October 28–29
Competitors 5 from 3 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Madge Syers
 Great Britain
2nd, silver medalist(s) Elsa Rendschmidt
 Germany
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Dorothy Greenhough-Smith
 Great Britain
1920 →
Figure skating at the 1908 Summer Olympics
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Singles men ladies
Special figures men
Pairs mixed

Without rivals Jenny Herz and Lily Kronberger present at the Olympics, Great Britain's Madge Syers easily won the gold medal.

Rank Name Nation CF FS Total points Places
1 Madge Syers  Great Britain 1 1 252.5 5
2 Elsa Rendschmidt  Germany 2 2 211.0 11
3 Dorothy Greenhough-Smith  Great Britain 3 3 192.1 15
4 Elna Montgomery  Sweden 4 5 170.3 21
5 Gwendolyn Lycett  Great Britain 5 4 164.0 23

Referee:

Judges:

Sources[edit]

  • Cook, Theodore Andrea (1908). The Fourth Olympiad, Being the Official Report. London: British Olympic Association. 
  • De Wael, Herman. Herman's Full Olympians: "Figure skating 1908". Accessed 2 May 2006. Available electronically at [1].