Lauren Wilson

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Lauren Wilson
Personal information
Country represented  Canada
Born (1987-04-19) April 19, 1987 (age 30)
Height 168 cm (5 ft 6 in)
Coach Michelle Leigh, Doug Leigh
Former coach Scott Rachuk, Penny Jelsma
Choreographer David Wilson, Jeffrey Buttle, Caroline Masse
Skating club Forest City SC
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 105.32
2004 JGP Budapest
Short program 40.56
2004 JGP Budapest
Free skate 64.76
2004 JGP Budapest

Lauren Wilson (born April 19, 1987 in Oakville, Ontario) is a Canadian figure skater. She is the 2002 Canadian junior national champion. She trained under Michelle Leigh and Doug Leigh. She placed 8th at the 2002 World Junior Figure Skating Championships. Wilson was one of Michelle Trachtenberg's ice skating doubles in the 2005 Disney movie Ice Princess. After leaving skating because of a stress injury she completed a Bachelor's degree in Communication Studies at the University of Waterloo, a Master's degree from Ryerson University and is currently working on her PhD from the University of Toronto and focusing on sport communication and intervention programming for university athletes. She was assistant coach for the Ryerson University ice skating team in 2011/2012 and will be acting head coach for the 2012/2013 year. Lauren is the sister of former NHL (and current KHL) player Kyle Wilson (ice hockey).

Competitive highlights[edit]

Event 1999-2000 2000-2001 2001-2002 2002-2003 2003-2004 2004-2005
World Junior Championships 8th
Canadian Championships 7th N. 19th J. 1st J. 8th 27th 14th
Junior Grand Prix, Hungary 7th
Junior Grand Prix, Bulgaria 5th 11th
Junior Grand Prix, China 8th
Junior Grand Prix, USA 8th
Junior Grand Prix, Japan 6th
  • N = Novice level; J = Junior level

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