Chantelle Kerry

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Chantelle Kerry
2012 WFSC 03d 226 Chantelle Kerry.JPG
Chantelle Kerry in Nice, France at the 2012 World Figure Skating Championships
Personal information
Country represented Australia
Born (1996-06-09) June 9, 1996 (age 19)
Sydney, Australia
Home town Sydney
Height 1.59 m (5 ft 2 12 in)
Coach Monica MacDonald
Kylie Fennel
Choreographer Monica MacDonald
Skating club Macquarie ISC
Training locations Sydney
Began skating 2005
Season's bests 1
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 137.88
2013 Skate Down Under
Short program 53.82
2013 Skate Down Under
Free skate 83.74
2013 Skate Down Under

Chantelle Kerry (born June 9, 1996) is an Australian figure skater. She is the 2013 Skate Down Under champion and 2012 Australian senior national champion.

Personal life[edit]

Chantelle Kerry was born and raised in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is the daughter of Monica MacDonald, a former competitive ice dancer, and sister of Brendan Kerry, who competes in men's singles.[1]

Skating career[edit]

Kerry joined a skating club, Macquarie ISC in Sydney, in 2005. She won her first junior national title in the 2010–11 season and repeated in 2011–12. She debuted on the ISU Junior Grand Prix series in autumn 2011. In January 2012, Kerry competed at the Winter Youth Olympics and finished 10th. After placing 17th at the 2012 Four Continents Championships, she came in 22nd in the preliminary round at her first World Championships and did not advance further.

In the 2012–13 season, Kerry became the Australian senior champion and placed 14th at the 2013 Four Continents. At the start of the following season, she won gold at Skate Down Under.

Programs[edit]

Season Short program Free skating
2013–2014
[1]
  • My Immortal
    by Evanescence
  • Once Upon a Time
    by Mark Isham
2012–2013
[2]
  • The Balcony
    by Marcelo Zarvos
Alice in Wonderland
by Danny Elfman:
  • Alice Returns
  • Blood of the Jabberwocky
  • Proposal
  • Alice Returns
2011–2012
[3]
  • Zoot Zoot Riot
    by Cherry Poppin Daddies
  • The Silver Strut
    by Rickey Woodad
  • Zoot Zoot Riot
    by Cherry Poppin Daddies
Alice in Wonderland
by Danny Elfman:
  • Alice Returns
  • Blood of the Jabberwocky
  • Proposal
  • Alice Returns

Competitive highlights[edit]

International[4]
Event 2009–10 2010–11 2011–12 2012–13 2013–14 2014–15
Worlds 40th
Four Continents 17th 14th
Skate Down Under 1st
International: Junior[4]
Youth Olympics 10th J.
JGP Australia 13th
JGP Croatia 11th
JGP Estonia 24th 17th
JGP Japan 19th
JGP Poland 8th
JGP Slovenia 19th
New Zealand WG 3rd J. 2nd J.
National[4]
Australian Champ. 1st WD
Australian Jr. Champ. 2nd J. 1st J. 1st J.
J. = Junior level; WD = Withdrew

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Chantelle Kerry: 2013/2014". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on June 22, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Chantelle Kerry: 2012/2013". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on June 21, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Chantelle Kerry: 2011/2012". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on April 11, 2012. 
  4. ^ a b c "Competition Results: Chantelle KERRY". International Skating Union. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Chantelle Kerry at Wikimedia Commons