John Dowding

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John Dowding (born April 27, 1957 in Oakville, Ontario[1]) was a Canadian ice dancer. With partner Lorna Wighton, he won three gold medals at the Canadian Figure Skating Championships[2] and finished sixth at the 1980 Winter Olympics.[1]


(with Lorna Wighton)

Event 1974-75 1975-76 1976-77 1977-78 1978-79 1979-80
Winter Olympic Games 6th[1]
World Championships 10th 6th 6th 5th
Canadian Championships 4th 3rd[2] 2nd[2] 1st[2] 1st[2] 1st[2]
Skate America 3rd
Skate Canada International 8th 6th 3rd[3] 2nd[3]
Nebelhorn Trophy 1st[4]



  1. ^ a b c "Athletes - John Dowding - Overview". Canadian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 9 September 2010. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Canadian National Figure Skating Championships: Dance Event". Skate Canada. Retrieved 9 September 2010. 
  3. ^ a b "Skate Canada Results Book". Skate Canada. p. 33. Retrieved 9 September 2010. 
  4. ^ "Skate Canada Results Book". Skate Canada. p. 95. Retrieved 9 September 2010.