Ami Parekh

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Ami Parekh
Ami at an ice show.jpg
Parekh at a 2015 Ice Show in Chicago
Personal information
Country represented India
Born (1988-01-10) January 10, 1988 (age 30)
New Jersey
Height1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
CoachJeremy Allen
Former coachKori Ade, Karl Kurtz, Jeff Digregorio, Valentyn Nikolayev, Audrey Weisiger, Bobbe Shire, Don Laws, Gilles Vanasse
ChoreographerSusie Wynne, Phillip Mills
Former choreographerRohene Ward, Rob Peal, Irina Romanova, Vitaly Popkov, Rob McBrien
Skating clubSkating Club of India
Began skating1997
ISU personal best scores
Combined total127.09
2014 International Challenge Cup
Short program41.10
2014 Four Continents
Free skate86.13
2014 International Challenge Cup

Ami Parekh (born January 10, 1988) is an Indian-American former competitive figure skater. She is an eight-time Indian ladies' champion.[1] In 2007, she became the first figure skater representing India to compete in a senior ISU event and has competed twice in the World Figure Skating Championships and three times at the Four Continents Figure Skating Championships.[2]

Programs[edit]

Season Short program Free skating
2013–2014
[3]
  • Raga-Jazz Style
    by Shankar Jaikishan
2012–2013
[4]
  • Fantaisie Impromptu
    by Frédéric Chopin
2011–2012
[5]
  • Nyah
    (from Mission Impossible 2)
    by Hans Zimmer
2006–2007
[6]
  • Bollywood Mix
  • La Bayadere
    by Ludwig Minkus

Competitive highlights[edit]

Results[7]
International
Event 03-04 04-05 05-06 06-07 07-08 08-09 09-10 10-11 11–12 12–13 13–14
Worlds 44th 46th
Four Continents 20th 20th 18th
NRW Trophy 16th
Denkova-Staviski Cup 7th
Nebelhorn Trophy 30th
Golden Spin 15th
Int. Challenge Cup 20th 5th
U.S. Classic 15th
International: Junior
JGP Norway 17th
National
Indian Champs. 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st
JGP = Junior Grand Prix, PR = Preliminary round

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ami Parekh's Official Skating Website".
  2. ^ Mittan, Barry (June 24, 2007). "Parekh Brings Bollywood to Ice". Golden Skate.
  3. ^ "Ami PAREKH: 2013/2014". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on February 22, 2014.
  4. ^ "Ami PAREKH: 2012/2013". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on February 8, 2013.
  5. ^ "Ami PAREKH: 2011/2012". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on March 30, 2012.
  6. ^ "Ami PAREKH: 2006/2007". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on August 16, 2011.
  7. ^ "Competition Results: Ami PAREKH". International Skating Union.

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