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Ice Skating / Skates

People enjoy skating at an ice-skating rink at Lakkar Bazaar, in Shimla.

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China's women's team competes during the ISU single distance Speedskating World Championships in Inzell, Germany.

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The Netherlands' men's team competes during the ISU single distance Speedskating World Championships in Inzell, Germany.

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Skaters form a human chain in the shape of 2019 to welcome the New Year, at Lakkar Bazar Ice Skating Rink in Shimla.

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A man skates on Lac-Saint-Louis in Montreal.

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People enjoy skating at an ice-skating rink in Shimla.

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People skate on the ice rink opened on Manezhnaya Square decorated for Christmas and New Year celebrations near Red Square with the Kremlin Wall in the background in Moscow, Russia.

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People scare at an ice rink at outside of City Hall in Philadelphia.

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People ice skate at the Grand Palais in Paris. The Grand Palais skating rink opens to the public during Christmas holidays and is the largest temporary ice rink created in France.

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View of the ice arena during the women's semi final mass start event of the World Cup speed skating at the Thialf ice arena in Heerenveen, Netherlands.

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People skate at a natural ice-skating rink, at Lakkar Bazar in Shimla.

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Children skate on a temporary ice rink in the Gouwe Kerk church, a Gothic Revival church built between 1902 and 1904 in the center of Gouda, central Netherlands. The ice rink will remain in the church till Dec. 16, and from Dec. 19, people can enjoy skating on the rink in front of the historic town hall of Gouda.

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Actors skate on the ice rink opened on Red Square, with the Spasskaya Tower and the Kremlin Wall in the background, in Moscow, Russia. Temperatures dipped to -7 C (19 F) in Moscow and -14C (7 F) at night.

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Wu Dajing of China celebrates after winning the men's 500 meters short track speedskating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Gold medalist team Japan, front, and bronze medalist team U.S.A. celebrate, while silver medalist team Netherlands appears dejected after the women's team pursuit speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea.

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South Korean team celebrate after winning the gold medal in the women's 3000 meters short track speedskating relay A final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Natalia Zabiiako and Alexander Enbert of the Olympic Athletes of Russia perform in the pairs free skate figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Evgenia Medvedeva, of the Olympic Athletes of Russia, reacts after receiving her scores in the ladies single figure skating short program in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Evgenia Medvedeva, of the Olympic Athlete of Russia performs in the ladies single figure skating short program in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Evgenia Medvedeva, of the Olympic Athlete of Russia performs in the ladies single figure skating short program in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Adam Rippon of the United States performs in the men's single skating free skating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Athletes from Japan practice at the Gangneung Oval during a speed skating training session prior to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Britain's Penny Coomes and Nicholas Buckland perform in the pairs ice dance free dance event at the European figure skating championships in Moscow, Russia.

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A Tunisian man on roller skates holds the national flag to mark seven years since revolution in Tunis, Tunisia.

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Skaters compete in the men's mass start race during the U.S. Olympic long track speedskating trials in Milwaukee.

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People enjoy ice-skating at the natural ice skating rink at Lakkar Bazar in Shimla.

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People ice skate during New Years Eve celebrations at Nathan Phillips Square in Toronto.

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The ice cracks as Max Abah, 18, skates on a partially frozen marsh at Gary Point Park in Richmond, British Columbia.

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Japan's Nana Takagi, Ayana Sato, and Miho Takagi, from left, compete to win and set a new world record during the women's team pursuit race of the Speedskating World Cup at the Thialf ice rink in Heerenveen, Netherlands.

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