Kelly Johnson (figure skater)

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Kelly Johnson
Personal information
Full name Kelly Johnson
Country represented  Canada
Born (1961-09-27) September 27, 1961 (age 55)
Thunder Bay, Ontario
Residence Barrie ON
Height 1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Former partner John Thomas
Kris Barber
Skating club Mariposa

Kelly Johnson (born September 27, 1961 in Thunder Bay, Ontario) is a Canadian ice dancer. With partner Kris Barber, she is the 1981 & 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