Sylvain Longchambon

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Sylvain Longchambon
Personal information
Country represented France
Born (1980-07-30) 30 July 1980 (age 34)
Saint-Priest, France
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Partner Samia Ghadie
Former partner Caroline Truong
Christelle Pangeux
Cecile Guillard
Jennifer Metcalfe
Former coach Muriel Boucher-Zazoui
Romain Haguenauer
Pasquale Camerlengo
Roger Kennerson
Lydie Bontemps
Former skating club ANGE
Former training locations Lyon, France
Began skating 1988

Sylvain Longchambon (born 30 July 1980 in Saint-Priest, France) is a French ice dancer. With Caroline Truong, he won bronze medals at the 2001 Ondrej Nepela Memorial and 2002 French Championships.[1] In 2011, he appeared in series 6 of ITV's Dancing on Ice, partnered with Jennifer Metcalfe.[2] He withdrew from series 7 after tearing a tendon in his right biceps while training with partner Heidi Range,[3] In 2013 he returned to Dancing On Ice partnered with Samia Ghadie who he is now dating.

Competitive highlights[edit]

(with Truong for France)

Event 1997–1998 1998–1999 1999–2000 2000–2001 2001–2002 2002–2003
GP Cup of Russia 11th
Karl Schäfer 8th
Ondrej Nepela 3rd
Universiade 13th
International: Junior
JGP Croatia 2nd
JGP France 13th
JGP Hungary WD
JGP Slovakia 5th
JGP Slovenia 2nd
Basler Cup 2nd J.[4]
French 8th 3rd 4th
GP = Grand Prix; JGP = Junior Grand Prix
J. = Junior level; WD = Withdrew


(with Truong)

Season Original dance Free dance
  • La Vie Est Belle
  • L'enclume


  1. ^ a b c "Caroline TRUONG / Sylvain LONGCHAMBON: 2002/2003". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on January 15, 2012. 
  2. ^ Sperling, Daniel (February 6, 2011). "Metcalfe makes shock 'Dancing On Ice' exit". Digital Spy. 
  3. ^ Sheridan, Emily (January 15, 2012). "'Just starting to move my arm again': Dancing On Ice star Sylvain Longchambon is recovering well after arm injury". Daily Mail. 
  4. ^ "1998 Basler Cup". Eiskunstlauf Ecke. 

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