Picture Of The Day: The Faces Of Figure Skating

Male figure skaters are often perceived as being a bunch of young, baby-faced pretty boys, but there is nothing pretty about the look on their face while they are perfroming a quadruple-axle or an upright spin.  I always knew that executing these difficult maneuvers was physically demanding, but I was unaware of the fact that they could make your face look like you were traveling in a space shuttle that was on the verge of breaking the atmosphere, or taking a ride on the Formula Rossa.

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