1982 European Figure Skating Championships Pins: The Lion of Lyon.

Profile: Lapel Pins from the 1982 European Championships, Lyon, France After an 11-year hiatus, a major figure skating event again came to Lyon, France, when the 1982 European Figure Skating Championships were contested there. It is the same city where the 1971 World Figure Skating Championships had enthralled the locals, and where capacity crowds would… Continue reading 1982 European Figure Skating Championships Pins: The Lion of Lyon.

C’est Beau. 1971.

The pins produced for the 1971 World Figure Skating Championships, held in Lyon, France, are among the most beautiful made to commemorate any major event. A combination of classic design, high production value, vivid colors, and unmistakable French flair elevate the pins to an elite class. These figure skating pins can be best summed up in one way: C'est beau.