1957 World Figure Skating Championships

The World Figure Skating Championships is an annual figure skating competition sanctioned by the International Skating Union in which figure skaters compete for the title of World Champion.

1957 World Figure Skating Championships
Type:ISU Championship
Date:February 26 – March 2
Season:1957
Location:Colorado Springs, USA
Venue:Broadmoor Ice Palace
Champions
Men's singles:
United States David Jenkins
Ladies' singles:
United States Carol Heiss
Pair skating:
Canada Barbara Wagner / Robert Paul
Ice dance:
United Kingdom June Markham / Courtney Jones
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The 1957 competitions for men, ladies, pair skating, and ice dancing took place from February 26 to March 2 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA.

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Nation Places
1 David Jenkins   United States 7
2 Tim Brown   United States 16
3 Charles Snelling   Canada 22
4 Alain Giletti   France 33
5 Tom Moore   United States 35
6 Norbert Felsinger   Austria 41
7 Donald Jackson   Canada 49
8 Robert Brewer   United States 59
9 Alain Calmat   France 58
10 Michael Booker   United Kingdom 66
11 Manfred Schnelldorfer   West Germany 81
12 Hubert Köpfler    Switzerland 83
13 Yukio Nishikura   Japan 90
14 Hideo Sugita   Japan 98
15 Kazuo Ohashi   Japan 105
16 Charles Keeble   Australia 111
17 William Cherrell   Australia 117

Judges:

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Nation Places
1 Carol Heiss   United States 7
2 Hanna Eigel   Austria 17
3 Ingrid Wendl   Austria 21
4 Carole Jane Pachl   Canada 27
5 Claralyn Lewis   United States 40
6 Hanna Walter   Austria 43
7 Joan Schenke   United States 71
8 Nancy Heiss   United States 63
9 Erica Batchelor   United Kingdom 75
10 Karen Dixon   Canada 75
11 Ina Bauer   West Germany 79
12 Sjoukje Dijkstra   Netherlands 89
13 Joan Haanappel   Netherlands 84
14 Margaret Crosland   Canada 87
15 Ilse Musyl   Austria 87
16 Emma Giardini   Italy 104
17 Junko Ueno   Japan 118
18 Carla Tichatschek   Italy 128
19 Yuko Araki   Japan 132
20 Alice Fischer    Switzerland 137

Judges:

PairsEdit

Rank Name Nation Places
1 Barbara Wagner / Robert Paul   Canada 8
2 Marika Kilius / Franz Ningel   West Germany 16.5
3 Maria Jelinek / Otto Jelinek   Canada 17.5
4 Nancy Rouillard / Ronald Ludington   United States 31
5 Joyce Coates / Anthony Holles   United Kingdom 32

Judges:

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Nation Places
1 June Markham / Courtney Jones   United Kingdom 5
2 Geraldine Fenton / William McLachlan   Canada 11
3 Sharon McKenzie / Bert Wright   United States 16
4 Joan Zamboni / Ronland Junso   United States 22
5 Barbara Thompson / Gerard Rigby   United Kingdom 27
6 Cathrine Morris / Michael Robinson   United Kingdom 29
7 Carmel Bodel / Edward Bodel   United States 35
8 Beverly Orr / Hugh Smith   Canada 39
9 Sigrid Knacke / Günther Koch   West Germany 42
10 Christiane Ellen / Claude Lambert   France 51
11 Edith Peikert / Hans Kutschera   Austria 53

Judges:

SourcesEdit

  • Result List provided by the ISU