Natalie Seybold

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Natalie Seybold
Personal information
Full nameNatalie Kimberly Seybold-Catron
Country representedUnited States
Born (1965-09-18) September 18, 1965 (age 53)
Orlando, Florida
Height1.57 m (5 ft 2 in)
Former partnerWayne Seybold
Former coachRonald Ludington
Former training locationsWilmington, Delaware
Retired1989

Natalie Kimberly "Kim" Seybold-Catron (born September 18, 1965)[1] is an American former pair skater. Competing with her brother Wayne Seybold, she won five senior international medals, became a two-time U.S. national silver medalist, and competed at the 1988 Winter Olympics.[1] The pair grew up in Marion, Indiana and were coached by Ronald Ludington from 1984 in Wilmington, Delaware.[2]

Seybold married a former hockey player, Mark Catron, with whom she has two daughters, Kaitlyn and Ashley.[3] She underwent operations to remove a brain tumor in 1995, 2002 and 2006, resulting in numbness on the right side of her face and hearing loss in her right ear.[4][3]

Results[edit]

(with Seybold)

International
Event 82–83 83–84 84–85 85–86 86–87 87–88 88–89
Winter Olympics 10th
World Champ. 9th 8th 10th 8th
Skate America 7th 3rd
Skate Canada 4th 3rd 4th
International de Paris 1st
NHK Trophy 3rd
Nebelhorn Trophy 3rd
National
U.S. Champ. 2nd 3rd 4th 3rd 2nd

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Kim Seybold". Sports Reference.
  2. ^ Hersh, Phil (February 14, 1988). "Whole Town Goes For The Gold". Chicago Tribune.
  3. ^ a b Elfman, Lois (July 27, 2017). "Seybold-Catron continues to carry Olympic spirit". IceNetwork.com.
  4. ^ "Ex-figure skater Seybold-Catron battling cancer". Associated Press. ESPN. January 15, 2002.