Posted: Feb 12, 2018 10:23 am
by Scot Dutchy
monkeyboy wrote:Whilst I appreciate the skill on offer and the visual majesty of the dancing, the interpretation of the music etc, isn't ice dancing/figure skating less of a sport and more, well.....twatting about on ice in frocks? It's not like who went fastest or furthest, it's down to who impressed the judges most. I always struggle with these "sports"

I agree. Any sport that requires judges to determine who wins as opposed to making sure they keep to the rules is not a sport for me. Why are style points given in ski jumping? It should be purely based on distance surely.