Ronald Lam

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Ronald Lam
2013 Nebelhorn Trophy Ronald Lam IMG 6495.JPG
Personal information
Full name Chiu Ting Ronald Lam
Country represented Hong Kong
Canada
Born (1991-02-13) February 13, 1991 (age 26)
Hong Kong
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Coach Bruno Delmaestro, Kelly Champagne
Choreographer Mark Pillay
Skating club Coquitlam SC
Training locations Coquitlam
Began skating 1999
Retired July 24, 2015
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 214.36
2015 World Championships
Short program 73.75
2014 Skate Canada Autumn Classic
Free skate 141.70
2015 World Championships

Chiu Ting Ronald Lam[1] (born February 13, 1991) is a retired Hong Kong figure skater. He won three senior international medals and three national titles. He competed in the final segment at three ISU Championships, placing 20th at the 2010 World Junior Championships in The Hague, Netherlands; 13th at the 2015 Four Continents Championships in Seoul, South Korea; and 14th at the 2015 World Championships in Shanghai, China. Lam represented Canada before switching to Hong Kong in 2012.[2]

In May 2015, Lam graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science.[3] He received one Grand Prix assignment, to the 2015 Skate Canada International, but decided not to compete another season. He announced his retirement on July 24, 2015, looking to start a career beyond competitive figure skating.[3]

Programs[edit]

Season Short program Free skating
2014–2015
[4]
2012–2014
[5][6]
  • Charlie Chaplin
2009–2010
[7]
  • Taiko Drummers
    by Joji Hirota
2008–2009
[8]
  • Taiko Drummers
    by Joji Hirota
2007–2008
[9]
  • Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity
    (from The Planets)
    by Gustav Holst

Competitive highlights[edit]

CS: Challenger Series; JGP: Junior Grand Prix

For Hong Kong[edit]

International[2]
Event 2011–12 2012–13 2013–14 2014–15
World Champ. 30th 28th 14th
Four Continents Champ. 26th 13th
CS Autumn Classic 5th
CS U.S. Classic 5th
Universiade 6th 6th
Asian Trophy 1st 5th
Merano Cup 5th
Nebelhorn Trophy 26th
New Year's Cup 2nd
U.S. Classic 5th
Volvo Open Cup 3rd
National[2]
Hong Kong Champ. 1st 1st 1st

For Canada[edit]

International: Junior[2]
Event 2007–08 2008–09 2009–10 2010–11
World Junior Champ. 20th
JGP Belarus 11th
JGP Croatia 9th
JGP Estonia 15th
JGP Italy 6th
JGP Poland 5th
National[2]
Canadian Champ. 11th J. 4th J. 9th 7th
J. = Junior level

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2012 Asian Trophy protocols" (PDF). Figureskating.com.tw. August 12, 2012. Archived (PDF) from the original on March 13, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "Competition Results: Ronald LAM". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. 
  3. ^ a b Slater, Paula (July 24, 2015). "Ronald Lam retires from competitive skating". Goldenskate.com. 
  4. ^ "Ronald LAM: 2014/2015". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on May 23, 2015. 
  5. ^ "Ronald LAM: 2013/2014". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on June 21, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Ronald LAM: 2012/2013". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on August 22, 2013. 
  7. ^ "Ronald LAM: 2009/2010". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on April 16, 2010. 
  8. ^ "Ronald LAM: 2008/2009". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on June 4, 2009. 
  9. ^ "Ronald LAM: 2007/2008". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on December 11, 2007. 

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