Karena Richardson

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Karena Richardson
Personal information
Alternative names Karena Pazdirek
Country represented United Kingdom
Born (1959-10-12) 12 October 1959 (age 57)
Kensington, England
Former coach Carlo Fassi
Former training locations Denver
Retired 1980

Karena Richardson (born 12 October 1959) is a British former figure skater who competed in ladies' singles. She is the 1976 Skate Canada International silver medalist and a four-time British national champion. She competed twice at the Winter Olympics, finishing 15th in 1976 and 12th in 1980. She was coached by Carlo Fassi in Denver, Colorado.[1]

Richardson married Czech figure skater Zdeněk Pazdírek.[2]

Competitive highlights[edit]

Event 75–76 76–77 77–78 78–79 79–80
Winter Olympics 15th 12th
World Champ. 13th 15th 11th
European Champ. 10th 13th 10th 12th 12th
Skate Canada 2nd
Richmond Trophy 3rd
British Champ. 1st 1st 1st 1st