1996–97 Champions Series Final

The 1996–97 ISU Champions Series Final was an elite figure skating competition held in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada from February 28 through March 2, 1997. Medals were awarded in men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing.

1996–97 Champions Series Final
Type:Champions Series
Date:February 28 – March 2, 1997
Season:1996–97
Location:Hamilton, Canada
Venue:Copps Coliseum
Champions
Men's singles:
Canada Elvis Stojko
Ladies' singles:
United States Tara Lipinski
Pair skating:
Germany Mandy Wötzel / Ingo Steuer
Ice dance:
Canada Shae-Lynn Bourne / Victor Kraatz
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1996 NHK Trophy

The Champions Series Final was the culminating event of the ISU Champions Series, which consisted of Skate America, Skate Canada International, Nations Cup, Trophée Lalique, Cup of Russia, and NHK Trophy competitions. The top six skaters from each discipline competed in the final.

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP SP FS
1 Elvis Stojko   Canada 1.5 1 1
2 Todd Eldredge   United States 3.5 3 2
3 Alexei Urmanov   Russia 4.0 2 3
4 Ilia Kulik   Russia 6.0 4 4
5 Alexei Yagudin   Russia 8.0 6 5
6 Dmitri Dmitrenko   Ukraine 8.5 5 6

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP SP FS
1 Tara Lipinski   United States 1.5 1 1
2 Michelle Kwan   United States 3.5 3 2
3 Irina Slutskaya   Russia 5.0 4 3
4 Maria Butyrskaya   Russia 5.0 2 4
5 Olga Markova   Russia 7.5 5 5
6 Tonia Kwiatkowski   United States 9.0 6 6

PairsEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP SP FS
1 Mandy Wötzel / Ingo Steuer   Germany 1.5 1 1
2 Oksana Kazakova / Artur Dmitriev   Russia 3.0 2 2
3 Marina Eltsova / Andrei Bushkov   Russia 4.5 3 3
WD Jenni Meno / Todd Sand   United States 4 WD

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP CD OD FD
1 Shae-Lynn Bourne / Victor Kraatz   Canada 2.6 1 2 1
2 Anjelika Krylova / Oleg Ovsyannikov   Russia 3.4 2 1 2
3 Marina Anissina / Gwendal Peizerat   France 6.0 3 3 3
4 Irina Romanova / Igor Yaroshenko   Ukraine 9.0 5 5 4
5 Irina Lobacheva / Ilia Averbukh   Russia 9.0 4 4 5

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