2018–19 Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final

The 2018–19 Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final and ISU Junior Grand Prix Final took place from 6 to 9 December 2018 at the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The combined event was the culmination of two international series — the Grand Prix of Figure Skating and the Junior Grand Prix. Medals were awarded in the disciplines of men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing on the senior and junior levels.

2018–19 Grand Prix Final
2018–19 Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final logo.jpg
Type:Grand Prix
Date:6 – 9 December 2018
Season:2018–19
Location:Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Host:Skate Canada
Venue:Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre
Champions
Men's singles:
United States Nathan Chen (S)
Canada Stephen Gogolev (J)
Ladies' singles:
Japan Rika Kihira (S)
Russia Alena Kostornaia (J)
Pair skating:
France Vanessa James / Morgan Ciprès (S)
Russia Anastasia Mishina / Aleksandr Galiamov (J)
Ice dance:
United States Madison Hubbell / Zachary Donohue (S)
Russia Sofia Shevchenko / Igor Eremenko (J)
Navigation
Previous:
2017–18 Grand Prix Final
Next:
2019–20 Grand Prix Final
Previous GP:
2018 Internationaux de France
Next GP:
2019 Skate America

ScheduleEdit

Listed in local time (UTC−8)[1]

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

  • Official practices (all day)

Thursday, December 6, 2018

  • 14:05 – Junior dance: rhythm dance
  • 15:20 – Junior men: short program
  • 16:25 – Junior pairs: short program
  • 17:40 – Junior ladies: short program
  • 19:00 – Opening ceremony
  • 19:45 – Senior men: short program
  • 21:00 – Senior ladies: short program

Friday, December 7, 2018

  • 15:45 – Junior dance: free dance
  • 17:05 – Junior men: free skating
  • Victory ceremonies – junior men, junior ice dance
  • 19:05 – Senior dance: rhythm dance
  • 20:20 – Senior pairs: short program
  • 21:35 – Senior men: free skating
  • Victory ceremony – senior men

Saturday, December 8, 2018

  • 13:55 – Senior ladies: free skating
  • 15:15 – Junior ladies: free skating
  • 16:30 – Junior pairs: free skating
  • Victory ceremonies – junior pairs, senior ladies, junior ladies
  • 19:00 – Senior dance: free dance
  • 20:20 – Senior pairs: free skating
  • Victory ceremonies – senior pairs, senior ice dance

Sunday, December 9, 2018

  • 14:00 – Exhibition gala

QualifiersEdit

Senior-level qualifiersEdit

Men[2] Ladies[3] Pairs[4] Ice dance[5]
1   Yuzuru Hanyu (withdrew)   Alina Zagitova   Vanessa James / Morgan Ciprès   Madison Hubbell / Zachary Donohue
2   Shoma Uno   Rika Kihira   Evgenia Tarasova / Vladimir Morozov   Alexandra Stepanova / Ivan Bukin
3   Nathan Chen   Satoko Miyahara   Natalia Zabiiako / Alexander Enbert   Victoria Sinitsina / Nikita Katsalapov
4   Michal Březina   Elizaveta Tuktamysheva   Peng Cheng / Jin Yang   Charlène Guignard / Marco Fabbri
5   Sergei Voronov   Kaori Sakamoto   Nicole Della Monica / Matteo Guarise   Kaitlin Hawayek / Jean-Luc Baker
6   Cha Jun-hwan   Sofia Samodurova   Daria Pavliuchenko / Denis Khodykin   Tiffany Zahorski / Jonathan Guerreiro
Alternates
1st   Keegan Messing (called up)   Mai Mihara   Alisa Efimova / Alexander Korovin   Sara Hurtado / Kirill Khaliavin
2nd   Alexander Samarin   Stanislava Konstantinova   Tarah Kayne / Danny O'Shea   Piper Gilles / Paul Poirier
3rd   Matteo Rizzo   Evgenia Medvedeva   Kirsten Moore-Towers / Michael Marinaro   Lorraine McNamara / Quinn Carpenter

Junior-level qualifiersEdit

Men[6] Ladies[7] Pairs[8] Ice dance[9]
1   Petr Gumennik   Alexandra Trusova   Anastasia Mishina / Aleksandr Galiamov   Arina Ushakova / Maxim Nekrasov
2   Camden Pulkinen   Alena Kostornaia   Polina Kostiukovich / Dmitrii Ialin   Elizaveta Khudaiberdieva / Nikita Nazarov
3   Adam Siao Him Fa   Anna Shcherbakova   Kseniia Akhanteva / Valerii Kolesov   Avonley Nguyen / Vadym Kolesnik
4   Tomoki Hiwatashi   Anastasia Tarakanova   Apollinariia Panfilova / Dmitry Rylov   Sofia Shevchenko / Igor Eremenko
5   Andrew Torgashev (withdrew)   Kim Ye-lim   Anastasia Poluianova / Dmitry Sopot   Marjorie Lajoie / Zachary Lagha
6   Koshiro Shimada   Alena Kanysheva   Sarah Feng / TJ Nyman   Maria Kazakova / Georgy Reviya
Alternates
1st   Stephen Gogolev (called up)   Anna Tarusina   Laiken Lockley / Keenan Prochnow   Polina Ivanenko / Daniil Karpov
2nd   Kirill Iakovlev   You Young   Riku Miura / Shoya Ichihashi   Elizaveta Shanaeva / Devid Naryzhnyy
3rd   Yuma Kagiyama   Rion Sumiyoshi   Patricia Andrew / Paxton Fletcher   Darya Popova / Volodymyr Byelikov

Changes to preliminary qualifiersEdit

Date Discipline Withdrew Added Reason/Other notes Refs
November 12 Junior men   Andrew Torgashev   Stephen Gogolev Injury [10]
November 29 Senior men   Yuzuru Hanyu   Keegan Messing Injury

RecordsEdit

The following new ISU best scores were set during this competition:

Event Component Skater(s) Score Date Ref
Junior pairs Short program   Apollinariia Panfilova / Dmitry Rylov 66.44 6 December 2018 [11]
  Polina Kostiukovich / Dmitrii Ialin 66.84
Junior ladies   Alena Kostornaia 76.32 [12]
Ladies   Rika Kihira 82.51 [13]
Junior men Free skating   Stephen Gogolev 154.76 7 December 2018 [14]
Total score 233.58 [15]
Junior pairs Free skating   Anastasia Mishina / Aleksandr Galiamov 126.26 8 December 2018 [16]
Total score 190.63 [17]
Pairs Free skating   Vanessa James / Morgan Ciprès 148.37 [18]

MedalistsEdit

SeniorEdit

Discipline Gold Silver Bronze
Men   Nathan Chen   Shoma Uno   Cha Jun-hwan
Ladies   Rika Kihira   Alina Zagitova   Elizaveta Tuktamysheva
Pairs   Vanessa James / Morgan Ciprès   Peng Cheng / Jin Yang   Evgenia Tarasova / Vladimir Morozov
Ice dancing   Madison Hubbell / Zachary Donohue   Victoria Sinitsina / Nikita Katsalapov   Charlène Guignard / Marco Fabbri

JuniorEdit

Discipline Gold Silver Bronze
Men   Stephen Gogolev   Petr Gumennik   Koshiro Shimada
Ladies   Alena Kostornaia   Alexandra Trusova   Alena Kanysheva
Pairs   Anastasia Mishina / Aleksandr Galiamov   Polina Kostiukovich / Dmitrii Ialin   Apollinariia Panfilova / Dmitry Rylov
Ice dancing   Sofia Shevchenko / Igor Eremenko   Arina Ushakova / Maxim Nekrasov   Elizaveta Khudaiberdieva / Nikita Nazarov

Medals tableEdit

OverallEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Russia (RUS)36514
2  United States (USA)2002
3  Japan (JPN)1113
4  Canada (CAN)1001
  France (FRA)1001
6  China (CHN)0101
7  Italy (ITA)0011
  South Korea (KOR)0011
Totals (8 nations)88824

SeniorEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States (USA)2002
2  Japan (JPN)1102
3  France (FRA)1001
4  Russia (RUS)0224
5  China (CHN)0101
6  Italy (ITA)0011
  South Korea (KOR)0011
Totals (7 nations)44412

JuniorEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Russia (RUS)34310
2  Canada (CAN)1001
3  Japan (JPN)0011
Totals (3 nations)44412

Senior-level resultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Nathan Chen   United States 282.42 1 92.99 1 189.42
2 Shoma Uno   Japan 275.10 2 91.67 2 183.43
3 Cha Jun-hwan   South Korea 263.49 4 89.07 3 174.42
4 Michal Březina   Czech Republic 255.26 3 89.21 4 166.05
5 Keegan Messing   Canada 236.05 6 79.56 5 156.49
6 Sergei Voronov   Russia 226.44 5 82.96 6 143.48

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Rika Kihira   Japan 233.12 1 82.51 1 150.61
2 Alina Zagitova   Russia 226.53 2 77.93 2 148.60
3 Elizaveta Tuktamysheva   Russia 215.32 3 70.65 3 144.67
4 Kaori Sakamoto   Japan 211.68 4 70.23 4 141.45
5 Sofia Samodurova   Russia 204.33 5 68.24 5 136.09
6 Satoko Miyahara   Japan 201.31 6 67.52 6 133.79

PairsEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Vanessa James / Morgan Ciprès   France 219.88 4 71.51 1 148.37
2 Peng Cheng / Jin Yang   China 216.90 1 75.69 2 141.21
3 Evgenia Tarasova / Vladimir Morozov   Russia 214.20 3 74.04 3 140.16
4 Natalia Zabiiako / Alexander Enbert   Russia 201.07 2 75.18 4 125.89
5 Nicole Della Monica / Matteo Guarise   Italy 187.63 5 69.77 6 117.86
6 Daria Pavliuchenko / Denis Khodykin   Russia 186.81 6 61.24 5 125.57

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points RD FD
1 Madison Hubbell / Zachary Donohue   United States 205.35 1 80.53 1 124.82
2 Victoria Sinitsina / Nikita Katsalapov   Russia 201.37 3 77.33 2 124.04
3 Charlène Guignard / Marco Fabbri   Italy 198.65 2 78.30 3 120.35
4 Alexandra Stepanova / Ivan Bukin   Russia 196.72 4 77.20 4 119.52
5 Tiffani Zagorski / Jonathan Guerreiro   Russia 184.37 5 72.98 6 111.39
6 Kaitlin Hawayek / Jean-Luc Baker   United States 184.04 6 71.33 5 112.71

Junior-level resultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Stephen Gogolev   Canada 233.58 2 78.82 1 154.76
2 Petr Gumennik   Russia 218.75 3 76.16 2 142.59
3 Koshiro Shimada   Japan 214.38 4 73.97 4 140.41
4 Adam Siao Him Fa   France 207.04 5 66.48 3 140.56
5 Camden Pulkinen   United States 197.68 1 80.31 6 117.37
6 Tomoki Hiwatashi   United States 190.80 6 62.48 5 128.32

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Alena Kostornaia   Russia 217.98 1 76.32 1 141.66
2 Alexandra Trusova   Russia 215.20 2 74.43 2 140.77
3 Alena Kanysheva   Russia 198.14 3 68.66 3 129.48
4 Anastasia Tarakanova   Russia 190.46 5 61.78 4 128.68
5 Anna Shcherbakova   Russia 181.83 6 56.26 5 125.57
6 Kim Ye-lim   South Korea 177.91 4 62.51 6 115.40

PairsEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points SP FS
1 Anastasia Mishina / Aleksandr Galiamov   Russia 190.63 3 64.37 1 126.26
2 Polina Kostiukovich / Dmitrii Ialin   Russia 189.53 1 66.84 2 122.69
3 Apollinariia Panfilova / Dmitry Rylov   Russia 186.59 2 66.44 3 120.15
4 Kseniia Akhanteva / Valerii Kolesov   Russia 172.51 4 62.04 4 110.47
5 Anastasia Poluianova / Dmitry Sopot   Russia 158.33 5 59.28 5 99.05
WD Sarah Feng / TJ Nyman   United States withdrew 6 49.82 withdrew from competition

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Nation Total points RD FD
1 Sofia Shevchenko / Igor Eremenko   Russia 170.66 1 67.73 2 102.93
2 Arina Ushakova / Maxim Nekrasov   Russia 170.65 2 67.49 1 103.16
3 Elizaveta Khudaiberdieva / Nikita Nazarov   Russia 164.54 3 66.29 4 98.25
4 Marjorie Lajoie / Zachary Lagha   Canada 164.51 4 66.25 3 98.26
5 Avonley Nguyen / Vadym Kolesnik   United States 158.47 5 63.73 5 94.74
6 Maria Kazakova / Georgy Reviya   Georgia 148.76 6 57.51 6 91.25

ReferencesEdit

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