Curran Oi

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Curran Oi
Personal information
Country represented United States
Born (1990-10-19) October 19, 1990 (age 24)
Boston, Massachusetts
Home town Wellesley, Massachusetts
Height 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)
Coach Mark Mitchell, Peter Johansson
Choreographer Jamie Isley, Mark Mitchell
Skating club Skating Club of Boston
Began skating 1996
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 182.89
2009 World Juniors
Short program 69.40
2009 World Juniors
Free skate 113.49
2009 World Juniors

Curran Oi (born October 19, 1990) is an American figure skater. He placed fifth at the 2009 World Junior Championships.

Career[edit]

Oi began skating at age six after seeing the sport on television.[1] He trains at the Skating Club of Boston under Mark Mitchell and Peter Johansson.[2] He won a silver medal on the Junior Grand Prix circuit in his first year on it and placed 5th at the 2006 Junior Grand Prix Final.[3]

Oi was selected for the 2008 and 2009 U.S. Figure Skating Scholastics Honors Team.[4][5]

Oi announced that he would not compete in the 2009-10 season, and would instead focus on his first year studies at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.[6]

Personal life[edit]

Curran Oi is the brother of Bryna Oi, the 2011 Japanese national ice dancing champion with Taiyo Mizutani. His brother, Aidan Oi, made a name for himself as a competitive swimmer and currently attends Boston University Academy.

Competitive highlights[edit]

Results[7]
International
Event 2002–03 2003–04 2004–05 2005–06 2006–07 2007–08 2008–09 2010–11
Junior Worlds 5th
JGP Final 5th
JGP Belarus 5th
JGP Estonia 6th
JGP France 2nd
JGP Italy 2nd
JGP Norway 4th
Gardena 1st J.
National
U.S. Champ. 3rd N. 4th J. 6th J. 6th
U.S. Collegiate Ch. 2nd
U.S. Jr. Champ. 6th Jv. 7th I.
Eastern Sect. 5th N. 1st N. 1st J. 2nd
New England Reg. 1st Jv. 1st I. 2nd N. 1st N. 1st J.
JGP = Junior Grand Prix
Levels: Jv. = Juvenile; I. = Intermediate; N. = Novice; J. = Junior

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mittan, Barry (January 31, 2007). "Oi Snags Junior Men’s Pewter Medal". Skate Today. 
  2. ^ Griswold, Alison (February 5, 2009). "Wellesley High’s Curran Oi skates his way into record books". GateHouse News Service (Wicked Local). 
  3. ^ Mittan, Barry (May 25, 2009). "Oi Boy". Golden Skate. 
  4. ^ U.S. Figure Skating to Honor 10 Exceptional Scholar Athletes at 2008 U.S. Figure Skating Championships
  5. ^ U.S. Figure Skating Honors 10 Exceptional Scholar Athletes at 2009 AT&T U.S. Figure Skating Championships
  6. ^ Rutherford, Lynn (May 2, 2009). "Oi won't compete in upcoming season". Ice Network. 
  7. ^ "Competition Results: Curran OI". International Skating Union. 

External links[edit]

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