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The Pairs Ice Dancing Competition is my favorite event in the Olympics. I find the chemistry between the couples beautiful and I am always blown away by the amazing jumps and lifts that they are able to perform all while sliding around on thin blades across ice. The way that the two can travel side by side at such a great speed and then the man lifts her and continues with the woman hoisted over his head all while keeping his balance is astounding. The trust that the woman must have in her partner to allow herself to be tossed into the air and spun around never fails to amaze me. They both posses such power and grace and they move so perfectly together; it’s breath-taking.

The Fabulous Ice Age took me back to the very first ice shows in 1930s night clubs and the ice dancer turned movie star Sonja Henie, up to the modern day Disney On Ice performances.

Fabulous Ice Age #netflixkidsThere was so much wonderful old footage of people with so much joy for what they were doing; I was thrilled. All of those people who spent their lives watching these wonderful shows and collecting props and costumes and memorabilia have such a passion for the sport. I don’t blame them. I love seeing the ice shows that Disney puts on. As soon as they began to talk about the start of the Disney shows, I began to remember all of the wonderful times that I’ve had with my family at those performances. They’re so much fun; getting to see my favorite characters and hear the songs from my favorite movies but all performed on ice. It was sad to hear that the old shows had to end for Disney to begin but a whole new era of Americans got to enjoy ice skating the way people did in the 1930s.

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Sabreena is the 18 year old daughter of Rob and Melinda, owners of LookWhatMomFound...and Dad too! Today's teens have opinions about more than just shoes and music. Sabreena is sharing her opinions about the world around her through this blog. Her posts can be found here, http://lookwhatmomfound.com/category/everyday-life/from-the-teen.

Comments

  1. Oh wow, this sounds really cool. I don’t know if I could ever convince my hubby to sit down and watch it with me, but I think it sounds great.

  2. I love watching the paired skaters too…always have. I try to watch it with my husband though and he just leaves the room everytime. He hates it!

  3. I would greatly enjoy this, but I would have to staple my husband to the couch to get him to watch it. I just love watching the ice dance pairs.

  4. I, too, love the Pairs Ice Dancing best! This movie sounds really good, definitely something I’d enjoy.

  5. Ice dancing is such a beautiful sport. It’s amazing to see the changes in the sport and the fashions on the ice.

  6. This looks like such a great movie for me and my daughter to watch together. We love ice skating!

  7. Oh, I’d love to see this! I will definitely be checking this out on Netflix!

  8. Interesting! I love watching Ice skating competitions and this year my son really enjoyed this part of the Olympics

  9. I love to watch the skating too. I remember my grandparents watching it, and my gram crying when the routines were so lovely, lol. She liked to be happy for them, I guess. She was a softie like that. :)

  10. You can always count on Netflix to offer some really interesting things to watch. This sounds great!

  11. This makes me think of the Olympics and how I miss them – ice skating was my favorite. I wished I could ice skate!!

  12. Aimee SMith says:

    This looks awesome! Thanks for the tip, I am always looking for something new to watch on Netflix!

  13. This sounds like a very good movie – I am positive Isa and I would love it!

  14. I love watching ice dancing too! This looks like a great movie for me to watch with my daughter.

  15. There is something wonderful and exciting about watching ice dancers. The things they do seem to defy gravity and common sense, just incredible.

  16. The ice dancing is my favorite part too. I think this is a movie I would really enjoy!

  17. How very cool! I would love this. The ice dancing is one of my favorites as well, especially this year’s ice dancing competition.

  18. This is certainly something I would take a peek at. I love ice skating. (not doing it but watching it)

  19. My family & I binge watch Netflix on the weekends. I will add this to our queue!

  20. I’m always looking for new titles to watch on Netflix. We use them all the time for watching movies with the kids.

  21. This looks awesome. Great for kids interested in ice skating.

  22. Eliz Frank says:

    What a wonderful way to learn new things. I love Netflix and I’m glad we can find things for kids learning…

  23. My kids love watching things like on Netflix with me.

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