2003 Skate America

The 2003 Skate America was the first event of six in the 2003–04 [[ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skat the Sovereign Center in Reading, Pennsylvania on October 23–26. Medals were awarded in the disciplines of men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing. Skaters earned points toward qualifying for the 2003–04 Grand Prix Final. The compulsory dance was the Austrian Waltz.

2003 Skate America
Type:Grand Prix
Date:October 23 – 26
Season:2003–04
Location:Reading, Pennsylvania
Host:U.S. Figure Skating
Venue:Sovereign Center
Champions
Men's singles:
United States Michael Weiss
Ladies' singles:
United States Sasha Cohen
Pair skating:
China Pang Qing / Tong Jian
Ice dance:
United States Tanith Belbin / Benjamin Agosto
Navigation
Previous:
2002 Skate America
Next:
2004 Skate America
Next GP:
2003 Skate Canada International

This was the first Grand Prix event to use the New Judging System.

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Michael Weiss   United States 206.94 1 73.85 2 133.09
2 Takeshi Honda   Japan 199.27 4 62.65 1 136.62
3 Zhang Min   China 190.77 2 67.55 5 123.22
4 Andrejs Vlascenko   Germany 188.54 3 64.86 4 123.68
5 Scott Smith   United States 182.92 7 57.41 3 125.51
6 Vakhtang Murvanidze   GEO 173.29 6 57.60 6 115.69
7 Trifun Zivanovic   Serbia and Montenegro 170.62 5 58.75 8 111.87
8 Stanislav Timchenko   Russia 161.37 11 47.08 7 114.29
9 Stefan Lindemann   Germany 160.95 10 51.59 10 109.36
10 Ivan Dinev   Bulgaria 153.86 12 43.60 9 110.26
11 Sergei Davydov   Belarus 150.04 8 54.67 11 95.37
12 Ryan Jahnke   United States 147.49 9 52.92 12 94.57

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Sasha Cohen   United States 197.35 1 66.46 1 130.89
2 Jennifer Kirk   United States 178.77 3 58.68 2 120.09
3 Shizuka Arakawa   Japan 172.39 2 59.02 3 113.37
4 Amber Corwin   United States 156.95 4 54.66 4 102.29
5 Susanna Pöykiö   Finland 143.36 8 48.48 5 94.88
6 Viktoria Volchkova   Russia 139.57 6 53.54 8 86.03
7 Annie Bellemare   Canada 138.79 9 48.08 6 90.71
8 Yukari Nakano   Japan 132.10 10 44.20 7 87.90
9 Carolina Kostner   Italy 127.29 7 49.22 10 78.07
10 Galina Maniachenko   Ukraine 127.13 5 53.54 12 73.59
11 Julia Lautowa   Austria 122.48 12 39.10 9 83.38
12 Michelle Currie   Canada 116.16 11 41.04 11 75.12

PairsEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Pang Qing / Tong Jian   China 185.04 1 67.08 2 117.96
2 Maria Petrova / Alexei Tikhonov   Russia 184.92 2 64.94 1 119.98
3 Zhang Dan / Zhang Hao   China 171.26 4 56.14 3 115.12
4 Utako Wakamatsu / Jean-Sébastien Fecteau   Canada 163.88 3 56.88 5 107.00
5 Tiffany Scott / Philip Dulebohn   United States 159.28 6 51.12 4 108.16
6 Elizabeth Putnam / Sean Wirtz   Canada 154.40 5 52.02 6 102.38
7 Larisa Spielberg / Craig Joeright   United States 136.54 7 50.82 7 85.72
8 Kathryn Orscher / Garrett Lucash   United States 130.16 8 46.44 8 83.72
9 Veronika Havlíčková / Karel Štefl   Czech Republic 123.16 10 40.12 9 83.04
10 Marylin Pla / Yannick Bonheur   France 120.74 9 41.64 10 79.10

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points CD OD FD
1 Tanith Belbin / Benjamin Agosto   United States 212.08 2 40.02 2 61.27 1 110.79
2 Elena Grushina / Ruslan Goncharov   Ukraine 197.66 1 40.53 3 56.57 2 100.56
3 Isabelle Delobel / Olivier Schoenfelder   France 197.59 3 37.15 1 61.67 3 98.77
4 Federica Faiella / Massimo Scali   Italy 178.78 4 34.38 4 51.96 5 92.44
5 Melissa Gregory / Denis Petukhov   United States 177.48 5 32.99 5 51.75 4 92.74
6 Christie Moxley / Alexander Kirsanov   United States 152.26 6 31.12 7 42.95 6 78.19
7 Natalia Gudina / Alexei Beletski   Israel 148.50 7 29.68 6 43.66 7 75.16
8 Julia Golovina / Oleg Voiko   Ukraine 131.76 8 27.88 8 41.15 9 62.73
9 Melissa Piperno / Liam Dougherty   Canada 127.88 9 25.05 9 34.50 8 68.33
10 Yu Xiaoyang / Wang Chen   China 117.79 10 23.96 10 32.47 10 61.36

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