Motivational Barbara Ann Scott Quotes And Sayings
Inspirational Barbara Ann Scott Quotes

Motivational Barbara Ann Scott Quotes And Sayings

Barbara Ann Scott Quotes:- Barbara Ann Scott (May 9, 1928 – September 30, 2012) was a Canadian figure skater. She was the 1948 Olympic champion, a two-time World champion, and a four-time Canadian national champion in ladies’ singles.

Known as “Canada’s Sweetheart”, she is the only Canadian to have won the Olympic ladies’ singles gold medal, the first North American to have won three major titles in one year and the only Canadian to have won the European Championship.



During her forties she was rated among the top equestrians in North America. She received many honours and accolades, including being made an Officer of the Order of Canada in 1991 and a member of the Order of Ontario in 2008.

She began skating at the age of seven with the Minto Skating Club, coached by Otto Gold and Sheldon Galbraith. At age nine, Scott switched from regular schooling to tutoring two-and-a-half hours a day in order to accommodate her seven hours of daily ice training.

Inspirational Barbara Ann Scott Quotes

The most important thing about skating is that it teaches you to do the things you should do before you do the things you want to do.
Barbara Ann Scott

Inspirational Barbara Ann Scott Quotes

Those edges and turns teach control and discipline, just like finger exercises on the piano.
Barbara Ann Scott