Emily Chan

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Emily Chan
Personal information
Country representedUnited States
Born (1997-08-11) August 11, 1997 (age 21)
Pasadena, Texas, U.S.
ResidenceMcKinney, Texas, U.S.
Height1.61 m (5 ft 3 12 in)
CoachAleksey Letov
ChoreographerOlga Ganicheva
Skating clubDallas FSC
Training locationsPlano, Texas
Began skating2001
ISU personal best scores
Combined total139.43
2016 CS U.S. International Figure Skating Classic
Short program54.22
2016 CS U.S. International Figure Skating Classic
Free skate89.28
2015 JGP Slovakia

Emily Chan (born August 11, 1997) is an American competitive figure skater. She is the 2016 U.S. Junior champion and the 2015 U.S. Novice champion.

Early life[edit]

Chan was born in Pasadena, Texas, and began skating at the age of four.[1]

Career[edit]

Chan competed at the novice level until the 2014–15 season. At the U.S. Championships, she finished sixth in 2013 and ninth in 2014 before winning the gold medal in 2015.[1]

In 2015–16, Chan moved up to the junior level. She made her ISU Junior Grand Prix (JGP) debut in Bratislava, Slovakia, finishing sixth.[1] She won the gold medal at the 2016 U.S. Championships.[2]

Programs[edit]

Season Short program Free skating Exhibition
2016–17
[1]
2015–16
[3]
  • Chopin
    by Edvin Martin
    choreo. by Olga Ganicheva

Competitive highlights[edit]

CS: Challenger Series; JGP: Junior Grand Prix

International[4]
Event 08–09 09–10 10–11 11–12 12–13 13–14 14–15 15–16 16–17 17–18
CS U.S. Classic 6th
JGP Slovakia 6th
Gardena 2nd J
National[1]
U.S. Champ. 6th N 9th N 1st N 1st J 20th
Midwestern 4th N 2nd N 1st N 2nd J
Southwestern 5th V 6th I 1st I 5th N 3rd N 3rd N 1st N 1st J
TBD: Assigned; WD: Withdrew
Levels – V: Juvenile; I: Intermediate; N: Novice; J: Junior

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Emily Chan". IceNetwork.com. Archived from the original on August 26, 2016.
  2. ^ Rutherford, Lynn (January 21, 2016). "Late-bloomer Chan topples ladies field in Saint Paul". IceNetwork.com.
  3. ^ "Emily CHAN: 2015/2016". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on May 28, 2016.
  4. ^ "Competition Results: Emily CHAN". International Skating Union. Retrieved January 24, 2016.