Frank in 2012
23 October 1988 |
|Height||1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)|
|Former coach||Grete Jaroschka, Ingrid Frank|
|Choreographer||Andrea Gilardi, Sonja Harand|
|Skating club||Wiener EV|
|ISU personal best scores|
2014 NRW Trophy
Kerstin Frank (born 23 October 1988) is an Austrian figure skater. She is a four-time national champion and represented Austria at the 2014 Winter Olympics. She has won international medals at the Ondrej Nepela Memorial, Challenge Cup, Merano Cup, Crystal Skate of Romania, and other events.
Frank began competing on the junior international level in 2004 and made her senior international debut in spring 2006; she would appear on both levels that year and 2007. Her best result at an ISU Junior Grand Prix event was seventh at the 2006 JGP in Courchevel, France. She was selected to represent Austria at the 2007 World Junior Championships in Oberstdorf and finished 23rd.
In the 2008–09 season, Frank won the silver medal at the Austrian Championships and was assigned to her first senior ISU Championships. Reaching the free skate at both events, she placed 20th at the 2009 European Championships in Helsinki and 23rd at the 2009 World Championships in Los Angeles.
Frank achieved her best European result at the 2013 European Championships in Zagreb, where she finished 12th. At the 2013 Nebelhorn Trophy, she qualified a ladies' entry for her country at the 2014 Winter Olympics. She placed 26th in Sochi.
|Season||Short program||Free skating|
|CS Golden Spin||13th||13th|
|CS Nepela Trophy||6th||2nd||WD||9th||10th||8th|
|Cup of Nice||13th|
|New Year's Cup||2nd||2nd|
|Grand Prize SNP||4th J.||3rd J.||1st J.|
|J. = Junior level; WD = Withdrew|
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