Profile: Lapel Pins – 1982 World Championships, Copenhagen, Denmark It's an odd thing about Denmark and figure skating. For a country that has never produced a figure skater who has placed in the top three at the World or European Figure Skating Championships (competing under the Danish flag, that is), it has collectively hosted those… Continue reading 1982 World Figure Skating Championships Pins: A Sellout Crowd.
Profile: Lapel Pin from the 1986 European Championships, Copenhagen, Denmark In three successive decades—1970s, 1980s, and 1990s—Denmark's capital city of Copenhagen (København to the locals) was host to Europe's top figure skating event. So when the 1986 European Figure Skating Championships came to that city in late January–early February, it was the second time around,… Continue reading 1986 European Figure Skating Championships Pin: She’s Got Legs.
History has marked the 1975 European Figure Skating Championships with a small and delightful pin that integrates both the cultural heritage of the host country and an iconographic skating theme from the past.