Kelly Johnson (figure skater)

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Kelly Johnson
Personal information
Full nameKelly Johnson
Country represented Canada
Born (1961-09-27) September 27, 1961 (age 57)
Thunder Bay, Ontario
ResidenceBarrie, Ontario
Height1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Former partnerJohn Thomas
Kris Barber
Skating clubMariposa

Kelly Johnson (born September 27, 1961) is a Canadian ice dancer. With partner Kris Barber, she is the 1981 and 1982 Canadian silver medalist and 1978 World junior silver medalist. With partner John Thomas, she placed 12th at the 1984 Winter Olympics. She is currently a figure skating coach and choreographer in Barrie, Ontario.[citation needed]

Competitive highlights[edit]

(with Thomas)

Event 1982-83 1983-84 1984-85
Winter Olympic Games 12th
World Championships 10th 11th
Canadian Championships 2nd 2nd
Skate America 2nd
Skate Canada International 3rd
NHK Trophy 3rd
Golden Spin of Zagreb 4th

(with Barber)

Event 1977-78 1978-79 1979-80 1980-81 1981-82
World Championships 12th
World Junior Championships 2nd 3rd
Canadian Championships 1st J. 2nd 2nd
Skate Canada International 5th 6th
NHK Trophy 6th
  • J = Junior level

References[edit]

  • "Skate Canada Results Book - Volume 2 - 1974 - current" (PDF). Skate Canada. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-09-20.
  • "Canadian National Championships Medallists" (PDF). Skate Canada. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-09-20.
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Kelly Johnson". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.