1987 World Figure Skating Championships

The 1987 World Figure Skating Championships were held in Cincinnati, Ohio on March. Medals were awarded in men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing.

1987 World Figure Skating Championships
Type:ISU Championship
Date:March 10 – 15
Season:1986–87
Location:Cincinnati, USA
Venue:Riverfront Coliseum
Champions
Men's singles:
Canada Brian Orser
Ladies' singles:
East Germany Katarina Witt
Pair skating:
Soviet Union Ekaterina Gordeeva / Sergei Grinkov
Ice dance:
Soviet Union Natalia Bestemianova / Andrei Bukin
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1986 World Championships
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1988 World Championships

Medal tablesEdit

MedalistsEdit

Discipline Gold Silver Bronze
Men   Brian Orser   Brian Boitano   Alexander Fadeev
Ladies   Katarina Witt   Debi Thomas   Caryn Kadavy
Pairs   Ekaterina Gordeeva / Sergei Grinkov   Elena Valova / Oleg Vasiliev   Jill Watson / Peter Oppegard
Ice dancing   Natalia Bestemianova / Andrei Bukin   Marina Klimova / Sergei Ponomarenko   Tracy Wilson / Robert McCall

Medals by countryEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)2215
2  Canada (CAN)1012
3  East Germany (GDR)1001
4  United States (USA)0224
Totals (4 nations)44412


ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP CF OP FS
1 Brian Orser   Canada 3.2 3 1 1
2 Brian Boitano   United States 4.0 2 2 2
3 Alexander Fadeev   Soviet Union 4.8 1 3 3
4 Vladimir Kotin   Soviet Union 10.4 4 5 6
5 Grzegorz Filipowski   Poland 11.6 7 6 5
6 Viktor Petrenko   Soviet Union 11.6 5 4 7
7 Christopher Bowman   United States 14.2 11 9 4
8 Petr Barna   Czechoslovakia 17.8 10 7 9
9 Richard Zander   West Germany 20.0 6 11 12
10 Scott Williams   United States 21.6 9 8 13
11 Makoto Kano   Japan 22.2 17 10 8
12 Masaru Ogawa   Japan 22.8 12 14 10
13 Falko Kirsten   East Germany 25.2 13 16 11
14 Oliver Höner    Switzerland 27.6 8 17 16
15 Kurt Browning   Canada 30.0 14 19 14
16 Lars Dresler   Denmark 32.2 20 13 15
17 Paul Robinson   United Kingdom 33.6 18 12 18
18 Philippe Roncoli   France 34.0 15 20 17
19 Alessandro Riccitelli   Italy 36.6 16 15 21
20 Michael Slipchuk   Canada 39.8 19 21 20
21 Peter Johansson   Sweden 41.2 25 18 19
22 Cameron Medhurst   Australia 45.0 23 23 22
23 Oula Jääskeläinen   Finland 45.8 22 24 23
24 Oliver Dechert   West Germany 46.6 21 25 24
Free skating not reached
25 Boyko Aleksiev   Bulgaria 26 22
26 Tomislav Cizmesija   Yugoslavia 24 26
27 Chi-Man Wong   Hong Kong 27 27

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP CF OP FS
1 Katarina Witt   East Germany 4.4 5 1 1
2 Debi Thomas   United States 6.0 2 7 2
3 Caryn Kadavy   United States 7.4 4 5 3
4 Elizabeth Manley   Canada 10.4 6 2 6
5 Kira Ivanova   Soviet Union 12.0 1 6 9
6 Claudia Leistner   West Germany 13.0 3 8 8
7 Jill Trenary   United States 13.2 11 4 5
8 Midori Ito   Japan 13.6 14 3 4
9 Anna Kondrashova   Soviet Union 14.8 7 9 7
10 Joanne Conway   United Kingdom 20.8 10 12 10
11 Patricia Schmidt   Canada 20.8 8 10 12
12 Susanne Becher   West Germany 23.6 9 18 11
13 Claudia Villiger    Switzerland 25.8 12 14 13
14 Agnès Gosselin   France 28.2 13 16 14
15 Iveta Voralova   Czechoslovakia 31.0 18 13 15
16 Željka Čižmešija   Yugoslavia 34.2 16 19 17
17 Beatrice Gelmini   Italy 35.2 22 15 16
18 Tracy-Lee Brook   Australia 36.8 20 17 18
19 Elina Hanninen   Finland 39.8 19 21 20
20 Yvonne Pokorny   Austria 40.0 17 22 21
21 Helene Persson   Sweden 40.8 23 20 19
22 Chi Hyun-jung   South Korea 43.8 21 23 22
23 Sandra Escoda   Spain 47.6 25 24 23
WD Tamara Téglássy   Hungary 15 11
Free skating not reached
25 Pauline Lee   Chinese Taipei 24 26
26 Petya Gavazova   Bulgaria 26 25
27 Edith Poon   Hong Kong 27 27

PairsEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP SP FS
1 Ekaterina Gordeeva / Sergei Grinkov   Soviet Union 1.5 1 1
2 Elena Valova / Oleg Vasiliev   Soviet Union 3.0 2 2
3 Jill Watson / Peter Oppegard   United States 4.5 3 3
4 Larisa Selezneva / Oleg Makarov   Soviet Union 7.5 7 4
5 Denise Benning / Lyndon Johnston   Canada 8.0 6 5
6 Cynthia Coull / Mark Rowsom   Canada 8.0 4 6
7 Gillian Wachsman / Todd Waggoner   United States 10.5 5 8
8 Christine Hough / Doug Ladret   Canada 11.0 8 7
9 Cheryl Peake / Andrew Naylor   United Kingdom 13.5 9 9
10 Lenka Knapová / René Novotný   Czechoslovakia 15.0 10 10
11 Sonja Adalbert / Daniele Caprano   West Germany 17.0 12 11
12 Danielle Carr / Stephen Carr   Australia 17.5 11 12
13 Shuk-Ching Ngai / Cheuk-Fai Lai   Hong Kong 19.5 13 13

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP CD OSP FD
1 Natalia Bestemianova / Andrei Bukin   Soviet Union 2.4 1 2 1
2 Marina Klimova / Sergei Ponomarenko   Soviet Union 3.6 2 1 2
3 Tracy Wilson / Robert McCall   Canada 6.0 3 3 3
4 Natalia Annenko / Genrikh Sretenski   Soviet Union 8.0 4 4 4
5 Suzanne Semanick / Scott Gregory   United States 10.0 5 5 5
6 Kathrin Beck / Christoff Beck   Austria 12.0 6 6 6
7 Antonia Becherer / Ferdinand Becherer   West Germany 14.0 7 7 7
8 Klára Engi / Attila Tóth   Hungary 16.0 8 8 8
9 Isabelle Duchesnay / Paul Duchesnay   France 18.6 10 9 9
10 Karyn Garossino / Rod Garossino   Canada 20.4 9 10 11
11 Lia Trovati / Roberto Pelizzola   Italy 21.0 11 11 10
12 Susie Wynne / Joseph Druar   United States 24.4 12 13 12
13 Sharon Jones / Paul Askham   United Kingdom 25.6 13 12 13
14 Michela Malingambi / Andrea Gilardi   Italy 28.0 14 14 14
15 Honorata Górna / Andrzej Dostatni   Poland 31.0 16 16 15
16 Tomoko Tanaka / Hiroyuki Suzuki   Japan 31.0 15 15 16
17 Jo Ann Borlase / Scott Chalmers   Canada 34.0 17 17 17
18 Andrea Weppelmann / Hendryk Schamberger   West Germany 36.0 18 18 18
19 Monica MacDonald / Rodney Clarke   Australia 38.6 20 19 19
20 Susanna Rahkamo / Petri Kokko   Finland 39.8 19 21 20
21 Hristina Boyanova / Yavor Ivanov   Bulgaria 41.6 21 20 21
22 Park Kyung-sook / Han Seung-jong   South Korea 44.0 22 22 22

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