Neil Paterson (figure skater)

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Neil Paterson
Personal information
Country represented Canada
Born (1964-04-21) April 21, 1964 (age 51)
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Skating club North Shore Winter Club
Park Placa CC
Courthouse WC
Hollyburn CC
Retired 1988

Neil Paterson (born April 21, 1964) is a Canadian former competitive figure skater. He is the 1980 Karl Schäfer Memorial bronze medalist, 1981 Prague Skate silver medalist, and a two-time Canadian national silver medalist. His best World Championship result was 10th in 1985. He was selected to represent Canada at the 1988 Winter Olympics and finished 16th.[1]

Competitive highlights[edit]

Event 1979–80 1980–81 1981–82 1982–83 1983–84 1984–85 1985–86 1986–87 1987–88
Olympics 16th
Worlds 10th 18th 13th
Skate Canada 4th 4th 5th
NHK Trophy 8th 7th
Karl Schäfer 3rd
Nebelhorn 4th
Prague Skate 2nd
International: Junior
Junior Worlds 6th
Canadians 1st J. 2nd 2nd 3rd
J. = Junior level