Franklin Nelson (born 1933) was an American figure skater. He competed in ice dance with Sidney Arnold.

After his retirement, he served as a skating judge for 50 years[1] and as president of the Untied States Figure Skating Association from 1989-1992.[2]

Competitive highlightsEdit

(with Arnold)


  • United States Championships - 3rd
  • World Championships - 7th


  1. News from the 2004 Governing Council
  2. USFSA Leadership page
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