2002 World Figure Skating Championships

The 2002 World Figure Skating Championships were held at the M-Wave Arena in Nagano, Japan from March 16 to 24, sanctioned by the International Skating Union. Medals were awarded in the disciplines of men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing.

2002 World Figure Skating Championships
Type:ISU Championship
Date:March 16 – 24
Season:2001–02
Location:Nagano, Japan
Venue:M-Wave
Champions
Men's singles:
Russia Alexei Yagudin
Ladies' singles:
Russia Irina Slutskaya
Pair skating:
China Shen Xue / Zhao Hongbo
Ice dance:
Russia Irina Lobacheva / Ilia Averbukh
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Competition notesEdit

The competition was open to skaters representing an ISU member nation. It was the first ISU competition after the much publicized 2002 Olympic judging controversy. Neither pairs gold medalists chose to attend. Both went pro soon after.

2002 Worlds was the first time Israel had ever won a medal at Worlds.

The first compulsory dance was the Golden Waltz. The second was the Quickstep.[1] Due to the large number of participants, the men's and ladies' qualifying groups were split into groups A and B.

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Russia (RUS)3104
2  China (CHN)1001
3  United States (USA)0213
4  Canada (CAN)0101
5  Japan (JPN)0022
6  Israel (ISR)0011
Totals (6 nations)44412

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP QA QB SP FS
1 Alexei Yagudin   Russia 2.0 1 1 1
2 Timothy Goebel   United States 4.8 1 4 2
3 Takeshi Honda   Japan 6.0 3 3 3
4 Alexander Abt   Russia 6.0 2 2 4
5 Li Chengjiang   China 9.8 3 6 5
6 Michael Weiss   United States 16.0 2 5 6
7 Anthony Liu   Australia 16.4 7 11 7
8 Jeffrey Buttle   Canada 17.8 4 7 12
9 Zhang Min   China 18.6 4 15 8
10 Andrejs Vlascenko   Germany 18.8 11 9 9
11 Frédéric Dambier   France 19.2 5 12 10
12 Matthew Savoie   United States 21.8 6 14 11
13 Brian Joubert   France 21.8 5 8 15
14 Kevin van der Perren   Belgium 22.8 7 10 14
15 Ben Ferreira   Canada 27.2 10 17 13
16 Gao Song   China 29.2 9 16 16
17 Ivan Dinev   Bulgaria 29.8 10 13 18
18 Stéphane Lambiel    Switzerland 30.2 6 18 17
19 Roman Skorniakov   Uzbekistan 34.8 8 21 19
20 Vakhtang Murvanidze   Georgia 35.0 9 19 20
21 Markus Leminen   Finland 39.2 13 20 22
22 Dmitri Dmitrenko   Ukraine 39.6 12 23 21
23 Sergei Rylov   Azerbaijan 40.6 8 24 23
24 Sergei Davydov   Belarus 42.0 12 22 24
Free skating not reached
25 Juraj Sviatko   Slovakia 11 25
26 Tomáš Verner   Czech Republic 15 26
27 Yosuke Takeuchi   Japan 14 27
28 Gregor Urbas   Slovenia 14 28
29 Kristoffer Berntsson   Sweden 13 29
30 Sergei Kotov   Israel 15 30
Short program not reached
31 Yon Garcia   Spain 16
31 Zoltán Tóth   Hungary 16
33 Clemens Jonas   Austria 17
33 Aidas Reklys   Lithuania 17
35 James Black   United Kingdom 18
35 Miloš Milanović   FR Yugoslavia 18
37 Panagiotis Markouizos   Greece 19
37 Dino Quattrocecere   South Africa 19
WD Margus Hernits   Estonia

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP QA QB SP FS
1 Irina Slutskaya   Russia 2.0 1 1 1
2 Michelle Kwan   United States 4.2 1 3 2
3 Fumie Suguri   Japan 5.0 2 2 3
4 Sasha Cohen   United States 7.8 2 5 4
5 Yoshie Onda   Japan 8.6 3 4 5
6 Elena Liashenko   Ukraine 11.2 4 6 6
7 Viktoria Volchkova   Russia 15.4 9 8 7
8 Júlia Sebestyén   Hungary 16.4 3 7 11
9 Jennifer Robinson   Canada 18.4 5 14 8
10 Silvia Fontana   Italy 18.8 7 10 10
11 Susanna Pöykiö   Finland 19.2 6 13 9
12 Laetitia Hubert   France 22.4 8 12 12
13 Zuzana Babiaková   Slovakia 22.8 11 9 13
14 Idora Hegel   Croatia 28.6 10 16 15
15 Tatiana Malinina   Uzbekistan 29.6 5 11 21
16 Miriam Manzano   Australia 32.0 13 18 16
17 Galina Maniachenko   Ukraine 32.4 10 24 14
18 Julia Soldatova   Belarus 33.0 7 22 17
19 Marta Andrade   Spain 33.0 12 17 18
20 Fang Dan   China 35.2 12 19 19
21 Vanessa Giunchi   Italy 37.6 14 20 20
22 Julia Lautowa   Austria 38.2 9 21 22
23 Åsa Persson   Sweden 41.2 11 23 23
WD Jennifer Kirk   United States 4 15
Free skating not reached
25 Lucie Krausová   Czech Republic 8 26
26 Gintarė Vostrecovaitė   Lithuania 13 25
27 Natalie Hoste   Belgium 15 27
28 Sabina Wojtala   Poland 15 28
29 Georgina Papavasiliou   Greece 14 29
WD Maria Butyrskaya   Russia 6
Short program not reached
31 Anne-Sophie Calvez   France 16
31 Shin Yea-ji   South Korea 16
33 Roxana Luca   Romania 17
33 Daria Zuravicki   Israel 17
35 Shirene Human   South Africa 18
35 Hristina Vassileva   Bulgaria 18
37 Christine Lee   Hong Kong 19
37 Gladys Orozco   Mexico 19
39 Diana Y. Chen   Chinese Taipei 20
39 Ksenija Jastsenski   FR Yugoslavia 20

PairsEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP SP FS
1 Shen Xue / Zhao Hongbo   China 1.5 1 1
2 Tatiana Totmianina / Maxim Marinin   Russia 3.0 2 2
3 Kyoko Ina / John Zimmerman   United States 4.5 3 3
4 Maria Petrova / Alexei Tikhonov   Russia 6.0 4 4
5 Pang Qing / Tong Jian   China 7.5 5 5
6 Dorota Zagórska / Mariusz Siudek   Poland 9.0 6 6
7 Tiffany Scott / Philip Dulebohn   United States 10.5 7 7
8 Jacinthe Larivière / Lenny Faustino   Canada 12.0 8 8
9 Zhang Dan / Zhang Hao   China 14.0 10 9
10 Anabelle Langlois / Patrice Archetto   Canada 15.5 11 10
11 Kateřina Beránková / Otto Dlabola   Czech Republic 16.5 9 12
12 Valérie Marcoux / Bruno Marcotte   Canada 17.0 12 11
13 Yuko Kawaguchi / Alexander Markuntsov   Japan 19.5 13 13
14 Mariana Kautz / Norman Jeschke   Germany 21.0 14 14
15 Viktoria Borzenkova / Andrei Chuvilyaev   Russia 23.0 16 15
16 Tatiana Chuvaeva / Dmitri Palamarchuk   Ukraine 23.5 15 16
17 Viktoria Shklover / Valdis Mintals   Estonia 25.5 17 17
18 Maria Krasiltseva / Artem Znachkov   Armenia 27.5 19 18
19 Jelena Sirokhvatova / Jurijs Salmanovs   Latvia 28.0 18 19
20 Marina Aganina / Artem Knyazev   Uzbekistan 30.0 20 20

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Nation TFP CD1 CD2 OD FD
1 Irina Lobacheva / Ilia Averbukh   Russia 2.0 1 1 1 1
2 Shae-Lynn Bourne / Victor Kraatz   Canada 4.0 2 2 2 2
3 Galit Chait / Sergei Sakhnovski   Israel 7.0 4 4 4 3
4 Margarita Drobiazko / Povilas Vanagas   Lithuania 7.0 3 3 3 4
5 Albena Denkova / Maxim Staviyski   Bulgaria 10.0 5 5 5 5
6 Elena Grushina / Ruslan Goncharov   Ukraine 12.0 6 6 6 6
7 Kati Winkler / René Lohse   Germany 14.0 7 7 7 7
8 Tatiana Navka / Roman Kostomarov   Russia 16.0 8 8 8 8
9 Naomi Lang / Peter Tchernyshev   United States 18.0 9 9 9 9
10 Marie-France Dubreuil / Patrice Lauzon   Canada 20.2 11 10 10 10
11 Sylwia Nowak / Sebastian Kolasiński   Poland 22.0 10 12 11 11
12 Isabelle Delobel / Olivier Schoenfelder   France 22.4 15 11 12 12
13 Tanith Belbin / Benjamin Agosto   United States 26.6 13 13 14 13
14 Marika Humphreys / Vitali Baranov   United Kingdom 27.0 12 14 13 14
15 Kristin Fraser / Igor Lukanin   Azerbaijan 30.2 16 15 15 15
16 Federica Faiella / Massimo Scali   Italy 31.6 14 16 16 16
17 Alia Ouabdelsselam / Benjamin Delmas   France 34.0 17 17 17 17
18 Veronika Morávková / Jiří Procházka   Czech Republic 36.2 19 18 18 18
19 Stephanie Rauer / Thomas Rauer   Germany 38.8 18 19 19 20
20 Zhang Weina / Cao Xianming   China 39.0 20 20 20 19
21 Zita Gebora / Andras Visontai   Hungary 42.2 21 22 21 21
22 Valentina Anselmi / Fabrizio Pedrazzini   Italy 44.0 23 21 22 22
23 Yang Tae-hwa / Lee Chuen-gun   South Korea 46.6 23 23 24 23
24 Rie Arikawa / Kenji Miyamoto   Japan 48.0 26 24 23 24
Free dance not reached
25 Alla Beknazarova / Yuri Kocherzhenko   Ukraine 22 25 25
26 Jessica Huot / Juha Valkama   Finland 25 26 26
27 Anna Mosenkova / Sergei Sychyov   Estonia 27 27 27
28 Natalie Buck / Trent Nelson-Bond   Australia 28 28 28

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-03-24. Retrieved 2011-05-13.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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