Jane Summersett

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Jane Summersett
Jane Summersett & Todd Gilles 2008 Skate America.jpg
Summersett and Gilles in 2008.
Personal information
Country representedUnited States
Born (1987-12-24) December 24, 1987 (age 34)
Marquette, Michigan
ResidenceColorado Springs, Colorado
Height5 ft 2 in (157 cm)
PartnerTodd Gilles
Former partnerElliot Pennington
CoachElizabeth Punsalan, Pasquale Camerlengo, Angelika Krylova, Natalia Annenko Deller
Former coachPatti Gottwein
ChoreographerChristopher Dean
Tom Dickson
Skating clubBroadmoor SC
ISU personal best scores
Combined total156.62
2008 Skate America
Comp. dance27.50
2008 Skate America
Original dance50.51
2008 Skate America
Free dance78.61
2008 Skate America

Jane Summersett (born December 24, 1987) is an American former competitive ice dancer. She teamed up with Todd Gilles in April 2007.[1] The two won the bronze medal at the 2008 Nebelhorn Trophy and placed seventh at the 2010 Four Continents Championships.

Earlier in her career, Summersett competed with Elliot Pennington. They won junior bronze medals at the 2005 ISU Junior Grand Prix in Poland and 2006 U.S. Championships.

Summersett attends the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry.[citation needed]


With Gilles[edit]

Season Original dance Free dance
  • Incantation
    (Peruvian panpipe music)
  • Whole Lotta Love
    performed by Tina Turner
  • Whole Lotta Love
    performed by Led Zeppelin
  • Babe I Gonna Leave You
    by Led Zeppelin
  • La Strada
    by Nino Rota
  • O Brother, Where Art Thou
  • La Valtz
    by Maurice Ravel

With Pennington[edit]

Season Original dance Free dance
  • Cha Cha
  • Rhumba
  • Cha Cha
  • La Danza Della Streghe

Competitive highlights[edit]

With Gilles[edit]

Event 2007–08 2008–09 2009–10
Four Continents Champ. 7th
GP NHK Trophy 10th
GP Skate America 7th
Finlandia Trophy 5th
Nebelhorn Trophy 3rd
Golden Spin of Zagreb 6th
U.S. Championships 6th 6th 7th
GP = Grand Prix

With Pennington[edit]

Event 2003–04 2004–05 2005–06
JGP Estonia 7th
JGP France 7th
JGP Poland 3rd
U.S. Championships 2nd N. 5th J. 3rd J.
Eastern Sectionals 2nd N. 2nd J. 2nd J.
JGP = Junior Grand Prix
Levels: N. = Novice; J. = Junior


  1. ^ a b Mittan, Barry (September 16, 2009). "Jane and Todd Reach High". SkateToday.
  2. ^ "Jane SUMMERSETT / Todd GILLES: 2009/2010". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on October 15, 2012.
  3. ^ a b c "Jane Summersett / Todd Gilles". IceNetwork. Archived from the original on March 25, 2010.
  4. ^ "Jane SUMMERSETT / Todd GILLES: 2008/2009". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on March 2, 2009.
  5. ^ a b "Jane SUMMERSETT / Elliott PENNINGTON: 2005/2006". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on December 28, 2006.
  6. ^ "Competition Results: Jane SUMMERSETT / Todd GILLES". International Skating Union.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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