1991 Skate America

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1991 Skate America
Season: 1991–92
Location: Oakland, California
Host: U.S. Figure Skating
Champions
Men's singles:
United States Christopher Bowman
Ladies' singles:
United States Tonya Harding
Pair skating:
United States Calla Urbanski / Rocky Marval
Ice dancing:
Soviet Union Tatiana Navka / Samvel Gezalian
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The 1991 Skate America was held in Oakland, California. Medals were awarded in the disciplines of men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing.

Results[edit]

Men[edit]

Rank Name Nation
1 Christopher Bowman  United States
2 Petr Barna  Czechoslovakia
3 Todd Eldredge  United States
4 Michael Chack  United States
5 Éric Millot  France
6 Viacheslav Zagorodniuk  Soviet Union
7 Steven Cousins  United Kingdom
8 Mirko Eichhorn  Germany
9 Fumihiro Oikawa  Japan
10 Michael Slipchuk  Canada

Ladies[edit]

Harding performed a triple axel in her short program and free skating. She became the first woman to land the triple axel in the short program in major international competition.[1]

Rank Name Nation
1 Tonya Harding  United States
2 Kristi Yamaguchi  United States
3 Surya Bonaly  France
4 Chen Lu  China
5 Natalia Gorbenko  Soviet Union
6 Tisha Walker  United States
7 Patricia Neske  Germany
8 Junko Yaginuma  Japan
9 Josée Chouinard  Canada
10 Nathalie Krieg   Switzerland

Pairs[edit]

Rank Name Nation
1 Calla Urbanski / Rocky Marval  United States
2 Elena Nikonova / Nikolai Apter  Soviet Union
3 Peggy Schwarz / Alexander König  Germany
4 Elena Leonova / Sergey Petrovskiy  Soviet Union
5 Jennifer Huerlin / John Fredericksen  United States
6 Natasha Kuchiki / Todd Sand  United States
7 Marie-Claude Savard-Gagnon / Luc Bradet  Canada
8 Cheryl Peake / Andrew Naylor  United Kingdom
9 Penny Papaioannou / Raoul Leblanc  Canada
10 Anna Tabacchi / Massimo Salvade  Italy

Ice dancing[edit]

Rank Name Nation
1 Tatiana Navka / Samvel Gezalian  Soviet Union
2 Susanna Rahkamo / Petri Kokko  Finland
3 Dominique Yvon / Frédéric Palluel  France
4 Elizabeth Punsalan / Jerod Swallow  United States
5 Jacqueline Petr / Mark Janoschak  Canada
6 Rachel Mayer / Peter Breen  United States
7 Regina Woodward / Csaba Szentpéteri  Hungary
8 Anna Croci / Luca Mantovani  Italy
9 Beth Buhl / Neale Smull  United States
10 Ayako Higashino / Tatsuro Matsumura  Japan

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