Jodeyne Higgins and Sean Rice on the Dancing on Ice tour in 2011
|Full name||Jodeyne Higgins|
|Born||26 September 1974|
|Skating club||Stratford FSC|
Jodeyne Higgins (born 26 September 1974) is a Canadian pair skater who also competed in the fours discipline. She is a two-time (1993, 1995) Canadian pairs bronze medalist with skating partner and husband Sean Rice, and a four-time (1993–1996) Canadian fours champion with Rice, Scott MacDonald and Alison Purkiss (1994–1996), and Jodi Barnes and Rob Williams (1993).
Higgins and Rice also won the 1992 Canadian fours bronze medal with Janice Yeck and Scott MacDonald and the 1997 silver medal with Melissa Shields and Trevor Buttenham.
They retired from competitive skating and toured professionally on Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, for whom Higgins works as the ice show director. In 2009, Higgins was a contestant on Battle of the Blades. She was paired with hockey player Ken Daneyko and was eliminated in week four. In 2011, Higgins appeared in series 6 of ITV's Dancing on Ice, with whom she reached the semi finals. She also performed with Dr. Johnson Beharry VC and husband Sean Rice on the 2011 Dancing On Ice Tour. In 2012, Higgins was partnered with Chico Slimani for series 7 after Chesney Hawkes injured himself in training before the start of the new series. Chico and Jodeyne finished 3rd in the Final of Dancing on Ice Series 7.
To date, Higgins and her husband continue to perform world wide skating in professional shows.
|CS Skate Canada||3rd||6th|
|CS = Part of Champions Series from 1995–1996 (later renamed Grand Prix)
J. = Junior level
1992: Sean Rice, Janice Yeck, Scott MacDonald
1993: Sean Rice, Jodi Barnes, Rob Williams
1994–1996: Sean Rice, Alison Purkiss, MacDonald
1997: Sean Rice, Melissa Shields, Trevor Buttenham
- "Skate Canada Results Book – Volume 2 – 1974 – current" (PDF). Skate Canada.
- "Canadian National Championships Medallists" (PDF). Skate Canada.
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