1928 World Figure Skating Championships

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1928 World Figure Skating Championships
Type: ISU Championship
Season: 1928
Location: Berlin, Germany (men)
London, UK (ladies and pairs)
Venue: Sportpalast (men)
Champions
Men's singles:
Austria Willy Böckl
Ladies' singles:
Norway Sonja Henie
Pair skating:
France Andrée Joly / Pierre Brunet
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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.

The 1928 men competitions took place from February 25 to 26 in Berlin, Germany, the 1928 ladies and pairs competitions took place from March 5 to 6 in London, United Kingdom.

Results[edit]

Men[edit]

Rank Name Nation Places
1 Willy Böckl  Austria 5.5
2 Karl Schäfer  Austria 11.5
3 Hugo Distler  Austria 22
4 John F. Page  United Kingdom 25
5 Roger Turner  United States 26
6 Ludwig Wrede  Austria 27
7 Montgomery Wilson  Canada 29
8 Paul Franke  Germany 35
9 Jack Eastwood  Canada 44
10 Nathaniel Niles  United States 50

Judges:

Ladies[edit]

Rank Name Nation Places
1 Sonja Henie  Norway 6
2 Maribel Vinson  United States 13
3 Fritzi Burger  Austria 15
4 Constance Wilson  Canada 18
5 Melitta Brunner  Austria 23
6 Kathleen Shaw  United Kingdom 30

Judges:

Pairs[edit]

Rank Name Nation Places
1 Andrée Joly / Pierre Brunet  France 7
2 Lilly Scholz / Otto Kaiser  Austria 8
3 Melitta Brunner / Ludwig Wrede  Austria 18
4 Ethel Muckelt / John F. Page  United Kingdom 18
5 Beatrix Loughran / Sherwin Badger  United States 25
6 Maude Smith / Jack Eastwood  Canada 33.5
7 Theresa Weld Blanchard / Nathaniel Niles  United States 35
8 Kathleen Lovett / Proctor Burman  United Kingdom 35.5

Judges:

Sources[edit]

  • Result list provided by the ISU