Pasquale Camerlengo

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Pasquale Camerlengo
Personal information
Country represented Italy
Born (1966-04-14) 14 April 1966 (age 48)
Milan, Italy
Former partner Diane Gerencser
Stefania Calegari
Former coach Muriel Boucher-Zazoui
Former choreographer Giuseppe Arena
Former training locations Villard-de-Lans
Lyon
Retired 1998

Pasquale Camerlengo (born 14 April 1966)[1] is an Italian former competitive ice dancer who is now a coach and choreographer. With Stefania Calegari, he won gold medals at Skate America, Skate Canada, and the International de Paris, and placed fifth at the 1992 Winter Olympics. Camerlengo later competed with Diane Gerencser, placing 17th at the 1998 Winter Olympics.

Career[edit]

Competitive career[edit]

Camerlengo competed with Stefania Calegari for around ten years. They won gold medals at the 1990 Skate America, 1990 Grand Prix International de Paris, and 1991 Skate Canada International, a silver medal at the 1992 Nations Cup, and bronze medals at the 1990 and 1991 NHK Trophy. In 1992, they achieved their highest results at the European Championships and World Championships, placing fourth at both events. They also competed at the 1992 Winter Olympics and finished fifth. They retired from competition in 1993.

In 1996, Camerlengo returned to competition with new partner Diane Gerencser. They were coached by Muriel Boucher-Zazoui in Villard-de-Lans and Lyon.[1] The duo placed 11th at the 1997 European Championships and 17th at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan.[2] They retired from competition after the 1998 World Championships.

Coaching and choreography[edit]

Camerlengo began choreographing in the early 1990s, doing parts of his own programs.[3] After his first retirement from competition in 1993, Carlo Fassi hired him to do choreography for his students; Camerlengo worked in Milan for two years.[3]

After his final retirement, Boucher-Zazoui invited Camerlengo to work alongside her in Lyon.[3][4] He also coached for a year in Berlin, Germany, and then moved to Delaware.[5] Since September 2006, he works as a coach at the Detroit Skating Club in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, in collaboration with former World champion ice dancer, Anjelika Krylova.[5][6] He also collaborates with Massimo Scali, Natalia Annenko-Deller, and Elizabeth Punsalan.[6]

Camerlengo currently works with:

He previously coached:

He has choreographed programs for many skaters, including:

Personal life[edit]

Camerlengo and Anjelika Krylova are married with two children, Stella and Anthony.[5]

Results[edit]

With Calegari[edit]

International
Event 1983–84 1984–85 1985–86 1986–87 1987–88 1988–89 1989–90 1990–91 1991–92 1992–93
Olympics 5th
Worlds 15th 7th 10th 6th 4th 6th
Europeans 12th 13th 11th 5th 6th 4th 5th
Skate America 6th 1st
Skate Canada 4th 1st
Int. de Paris 1st
NHK Trophy 7th 3rd 3rd
Nations Cup 2nd
Nebelhorn 2nd
Golden Spin 2nd
National
Italian Champ. 1st 1st 1st 1st

With Gerencser[edit]

International
Event 1996–97 1997–98
Winter Olympics 17th
World Championships 16th
European Championships 11th 13th
Lysiane Lauret 1st
Autumn Trophy 2nd

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Diane Gerencser & Pasquale Camerlengo". Figure Skating Corner. 
  2. ^ "Pasquale Camerlengo". sports-reference.com. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i Golinsky, Reut (November 13, 2011). "Pasquale Camerlengo: "I don't like normal programs"". Retrieved November 14, 2011. 
  4. ^ Kany, Klaus-Reinhold; Rutherford, Lynn (August 19, 2011). "Summer Notebook: Rockin' the ice in Detroit". icenetwork. Retrieved August 20, 2011. 
  5. ^ a b c Kany, Klaus-Reinhold (November 30, 2011). "Anjelika Krylova and Pasquale Camerlengo: A Magnetic Attraction". IFS Magazine. Retrieved December 2, 2011. 
  6. ^ a b c Rutherford, Lynn (July 27, 2011). "Hubbell, Donohue hope to put a spell on judges". icenetwork. Retrieved July 27, 2011. 
  7. ^ "Kaitlin HAWAYEK / Jean-Luc BAKER". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on March 16, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Danielle OBRIEN / Gregory MERRIMAN". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on March 16, 2014. 
  9. ^ "Alexandra PAUL / Mitchell ISLAM". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on March 16, 2014. 
  10. ^ Russell, Susan D. (November 29, 2011). "Kaitlyn Weaver, Andrew Poje and the Detroit Dynasty". IFS Magazine. Retrieved December 2, 2011. 
  11. ^ Faiella & Scali at the International Skating Union
  12. ^ Hubbells' ISU biography
  13. ^ a b c d Rutherford, Lynn (May 25, 2012). "Camerlengo collaborates with Plushenko, Mishin". Ice Network. 
  14. ^ Arikawa & Miyamoto at the International Skating Union
  15. ^ Flade, Tatjana (August 22, 2010). "Brezina has realistic ambitions". Golden Skate. 
  16. ^ Dube, Davison say free skate is emotionally powerful
  17. ^ Roxana Luca at the International Skating Union
  18. ^ Flade, Tatjana (May 2, 2010). "Takahashi Making History". Golden Skate. 
  19. ^ Tomas Verner's ISU biography