2000 Skate America

The 2000 Skate America was the first event of six in the 2000–01 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating, a senior-level international invitational competition series. It was held at the World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colorado on October 26–29. Medals were awarded in the disciplines of men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing.[1][2] Skaters earned points toward qualifying for the 2000–01 Grand Prix Final. The compulsory dance was the Westminster Waltz.

2000 Skate America
Type:Grand Prix
Date:October 26 – 29
Season:2000–01
Location:Colorado Springs, Colorado
Host:U.S. Figure Skating
Venue:World Arena
Champions
Men's singles:
United States Timothy Goebel
Ladies' singles:
United States Michelle Kwan
Pair skating:
Canada Jamie Salé / David Pelletier
Ice dance:
Italy Barbara Fusar-Poli / Maurizio Margaglio
Navigation
Previous:
1999 Skate America
Next:
2001 Skate America
Next GP:
2000 Skate Canada International

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP SP FS
1 Timothy Goebel   United States 2.0 2 1
2 Alexei Yagudin   Russia 2.5 1 2
3 Todd Eldredge   United States 5.5 5 3
4 Emanuel Sandhu   Canada 5.5 3 4
5 Alexander Abt   Russia 8.0 6 5
6 Vincent Restencourt   France 9.0 4 7
7 Roman Serov   Russia 9.5 7 6
8 Trifun Zivanovic   United States 12.0 8 8
9 Yamato Tamura   Japan 14.0 10 9
10 Silvio Smalun   Germany 14.5 9 10
11 André Kaden   Germany 16.5 11 11

Guo Zhengxin was assigned[3] to Skate America but did not compete.

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP SP FS
1 Michelle Kwan   United States 1.5 1 1
2 Sarah Hughes   United States 3.0 2 2
3 Elena Sokolova   Russia 4.5 3 3
4 Viktoria Volchkova   Russia 6.0 4 4
5 Angela Nikodinov   United States 6.5 7 6
6 Michelle Currie   Canada 9.5 5 7
7 Sabina Wojtala   Poland 10.0 10 5
8 Sun Siyin   China 12.0 6 9
9 Chisato Shiina   Japan 12.15 9 8
10 Caroline Gülke   Germany 14.0 8 10
11 Arisa Yamazak   Japan 16.5 11 11

PairsEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP SP FS
1 Jamie Salé / David Pelletier   Canada 2.0 2 1
2 Shen Xue / Zhao Hongbo   China 2.5 1 2
3 Tatiana Totmianina / Maxim Marinin   Russia 4.5 3 3
4 Kyoko Ina / John Zimmerman   United States 6.5 5 4
5 Tiffany Scott / Philip Dulebohn   United States 7.0 4 5
6 Jacinthe Larivière / Lenny Faustino   Canada 9.0 6 6
7 Jessica Miller / Jeffrey Weiss   United States 10.5 7 7
WD Mariana Kautz / Norman Jeschke   Germany 8

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP CD OD FD
1 Barbara Fusar-Poli / Maurizio Margaglio   Italy 2.0 1 1 1
2 Margarita Drobiazko / Povilas Vanagas   Lithuania 4.8 4 2 2
3 Shae-Lynn Bourne / Victor Kraatz   Canada 6.2 2 4 3
4 Galit Chait / Sergey Sakhnovsky   Israel 7.8 5 3 4
5 Naomi Lang / Peter Tchernyshev   United States 9.2 3 5 5
6 Beata Handra / Charles Sinek   United States 13.0 7 7 6
7 Alia Ouabdelsselam / Benjamin Delmas   France 14.0 6 6 8
8 Véronique Delobel / Olivier Chapuis   France 15.0 8 8 7
9 Anastasia Grebenkina / Vitaly Novikov   Russia 18.0 9 9 9
10 Nakako Tsuzuki / Rinat Farkhoutdinov   Japan 20.0 10 10 10
11 Nina Ulanova / Alexander Pavlov   Russia 22.0 11 11 11

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2000 Skate America". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 2006-12-31. Retrieved 2007-05-06.
  2. ^ "2000 Skate America". U.S. Figure Skating. Archived from the original on November 9, 2000.
  3. ^ "Skate America 2000 participants". ESPN. October 23, 2000.