Mylène Brodeur

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Mylène Brodeur
Personal information
Country represented Canada
Born (1987-04-17) April 17, 1987 (age 27)
Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec
Former partner John Mattatall
Former coach Richard Gauthier, Bruno Marcotte, Lee Barkell
Former choreographer Julie Marcotte
Skating club CPA St.-Leonard
Began skating 1992
Retired March 2011
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 150.71
2009 NHK Trophy
Short program 52.50
2008 Four Continents
Free skate 101.77
2009 Cup of Russia

Mylène Brodeur (born April 17, 1987) is a Canadian figure skater who is best known for her pairs career with partner John Mattatall. They are the 2009 Canadian national bronze medalists and placed tenth at the 2009 World Championships.

Career[edit]

As a single skater, Brodeur made her international debut at the 2004 Triglav Trophy, finishing 12th on the junior level. She placed fourth at the 2005–06 ISU Junior Grand Prix event in Slovakia.

In March 2006, Brodeur teamed up with John Mattatall to compete in pairs.[1] She also continued to compete in singles. Brodeur/Mattatall made their international debut at the 2006 Nebelhorn Trophy, where they placed 4th. They were 9th at the 2007 Canadian Championships.

In the 2007-08 season, Brodeur/Mattatall won the 2007 Ondrej Nepela Memorial and placed 7th at the 2008 Canadian Championships. Their placement at the event earned them a trip to the 2008 Four Continents, where they placed 7th.

Brodeur/Mattatal qualified for the 2009 World Championships and placed tenth.[2] They announced their competitive retirement on March 25, 2011.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Brodeur married Nicholas Young in June 2010.[2]

Competitive highlights[edit]

Pair skating with Mattatall[edit]

Results[4]
International
Event 2006–07 2007–08 2008–09 2009–10 2010–11
World Champ. 10th
Four Continents Champ. 7th 8th 7th
GP Bompard 4th
GP Cup of China 6th
GP Cup of Russia 6th
GP NHK Trophy 5th 6th
GP Skate Canada 4th
Nebelhorn Trophy 4th
Ondrej Nepela 1st
National
Canadian Champ. 9th 7th 3rd 4th 4th
GP = Grand Prix

Singles career[edit]

International
Event 2002–03 2003–04 2004–05 2005–06 2006–07 2007–08
JGP Slovakia 14th
Triglav Trophy 12th J.
National
Canadian Champ. 9th N. 4th J. 10th 14th 8th 11th
JGP = Junior Grand Prix; Levels: N. = Novice; J. = Junior

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mittan, Barry (January 4, 2008). "Brodeur and Mattatall Look to Future". SkateToday. Retrieved August 8, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Mylene BRODEUR / John MATTATALL: 2010/2011". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on August 16, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Pairs skaters Brodeur, Mattatall retire". The Canadian Press (CBC News). March 25, 2011. Retrieved June 7, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Competition Results: Mylene BRODEUR / John MATTATALL". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on October 11, 2012. 

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