Breaking the ice: Can figure skating become cool?

Help

Ice skating is normally associated with elegant, flowing moves and sparkling costumes.

But a trio of French Canadian skaters are in the UK, trying to break the ice, and get people skating in a new way.

Mike Bushell went to Alexandra Palace to meet the skaters of Le Patin Libre.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.