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Famous Men Olympic Figure Skaters

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This is a list of some of the most famous men in Olympic figure skating history.

1. Evan Lysacek - 2010 Olympic Figure Skating Champion

Evan Lysacek - 2010 Olympic Figure Skating Champion
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On February 18, 2010, at the Olympic Games in Vancouver, Evan Lysacek became the 2010 Olympic Figure Skating Champion.

2. Evgeni Plushenko - 2006 Olympic Figure Skating Champion

2006 Olympic Figure Skating Champion Evgeni Plushenko Can Do Quadruple Jumps
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Russian male figure skater Evgeni Plushenko won the Gold Medal in the 2006 Olympics. His huge jumps dazzle audiences.

3. Elvis Stojko - Canadian, World Figure Skating Champion, and Olympic Medalist

Elvis Stojko - Canadian and World Figure Skating Champion and Olympic Silver Medalist
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Canadian ice skating legend, Elvis Stojko, won the Canadian figure skating title seven times. He also is a three-time world figure skating champion and a two-time Olympic figure skating silver medalist.

4. Todd Eldredge - World Champion, Three-Time Olympian, Six-Time US Champion

Todd Eldredge
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Todd Eldredge not only competed in three Olympics, but he is the 1996 Men's World Figure Skating Champion and the 1990, 1991, 1995, 1997, 1998, and 2002 United States Men's Figure Skating Champion. He is considered one of the most decorated skating champions in U.S. figure skating history.

5. Paul Wylie - 1992 Men's Olympic Figure Skating Silver Medalist

Paul Wylie - 1992 Olympic Figure Skating Men's Silver Medalist
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Paul Wylie didn't expect to win a medal at the 1992 Winter Olympic Games. He had not done well at previous international figure skating events, so his silver medal win was a great surprise and delight. Just before the Olympics, he graduated from Harvard University. He went on to enjoy a successful professional figure skating career

6. Kurt Browning - Canadian & World Figure Skating Champion and Three Time Olympian

Kurt Browning - World Figure Skating Champion Kurt Browning
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Canadian figure skating champion Kurt Browning won the world figure skating championships four times. He also won the Canadian Figure Skating Championships four times. Kurt also competed in three different Olympics.

7. Brian Boitano - 1988 Olympic Figure Skating Champion

Brian Boitano
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Perfection describes 1988 Olympic Figure Skating Champion Brian Boitano.

8. Brian Orser - 1984 and 1988 Olympic Figure Skating Silver Medalist

Brian Orser
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Brian Orser won eight Canadian national figure skating titles and two Olympic silver medals. He is also the 1987 Men's World Figure Skating Champion.

9. Scott Hamilton - 1984 Olympic Figure Skating Champion

Scott Hamilton - 1984 Olympic Figure Skating Champion
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Scott Hamilton won the Olympics in figure skating in 1984. He is known for his charismatic personality on and off the ice.

10. John Curry - 1976 Olympic Figure Skating Champion

John Curry
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John Curry was known for using much ballet and dance in his skating. His style of skating was called "Ice Dancing" and was a combination of skating and ballet.
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