|Country represented||United States|
December 12, 1991 |
|Home town||Detroit, Michigan|
|Height||1.82 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)|
|Former partner||Vladyslava Rybka (2010–11)
Kaitlin Budd (2007–10)
|Skating club||Detroit SC, Inc.|
|ISU personal best scores|
Matthew Blackmer (born December 12, 1991 in Findlay, Ohio) is an American pair skater. With partner Britney Simpson, he is the 2011 Junior Grand Prix Final bronze medalist, the 2012 U.S. Junior silver medalist and the 2013 U.S. Junior Champion.
Blackmer started out with Silver Blades, which is a figure skating club in Findlay, Ohio.
In the 2011–2012 season, Simpson and Blackmer won gold at their first Junior Grand Prix event, 2011 JGP Poland, and silver at their second event, 2011 JGP Estonia. They won the bronze medal at the 2011–2012 Junior Grand Prix Final. They competed at the 2012 World Junior Championships and finished 10th.
|Season||Short program||Free skating||Exhibition|
|The Mask of Zorro
by James Horner
by Patrick Doyle
|Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
by Tan Dun
by James Horner
|U.S. Championships||2nd J.||1st J.|
|J. = Junior level; JGP = Junior Grand Prix|
- Brannen, Sarah S.; Meekins, Drew (November 2, 2011). "The Inside Edge: JGP Final qualifiers". Icenetwork. Retrieved November 2, 2011.
- Walker, Elvin (March 21, 2012). "Simpson and Blackmer encouraged by early success". Golden Skate.
- Felton, Renee; Zinsmeister, Kristin (September 17, 2011). "Team USA brings home two golds from Poland". icenetwork.com. Retrieved September 19, 2011.
- "Britney SIMPSON / Matthew BLACKMER: 2012/2013". International Skating Union. Archived from the original
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- "Britney SIMPSON / Matthew BLACKMER: 2011/2012". International Skating Union. Archived from the original
|url=(help) on April 26, 2012.
- "Competition Results: Britney SIMPSON / Matthew BLACKMER". International Skating Union.
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- Britney Simpson / Matthew Blackmer at the International Skating Union
- Britney Simpson / Matthew Blackmer at Icenetwork
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