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Lindsay Weinstein (born February 18, 2000) is an American pair skater. With partner Jacob Simon, she won the junior silver medal at the 2016 U.S. Championships and placed 9th at the 2016 World Junior Championships.

Lindsay Weinstein
Personal information
Country representedUnited States
Born (2000-02-18) February 18, 2000 (age 19)
Evanston, Illinois, USA
Height1.52 m (5 ft 0 in)
PartnerJacob Simon
CoachDalilah Sappenfield, Drew Meekins
Former coachJeremy Allen, Kristen Mita
ChoreographerDalilah Sappenfield
Former choreographerPhilipp Mills
Skating clubDuPage FSC Woodridge
Training locationsColorado Springs, Colorado
Former training locationsBuffalo Grove, Illinois
Began skating2003
ISU personal best scores
Combined total137.58
2016 Junior Worlds
Short program48.75
2016 Junior Worlds
Free skate88.83
2016 Junior Worlds


Personal lifeEdit

Lindsay Weinstein was born February 18, 2000 in Evanston, Illinois.[1] Formerly a student at Aptakisic Junior High School,[2] she enrolled at Keystone Academy in 2015.[3]


Weinstein began skating in 2003.[1]

Partnership with SimonEdit

Weinstein and Simon began their partnership in April 2013 at Twin Rinks Ice Pavilion in Buffalo Grove, Illinois.[4][5] Competing on the novice level, they won the pewter medal (fourth place) at the 2014 U.S. Championships.[2]

The pair's ISU Junior Grand Prix (JGP) debut came in the 2014–15 season; they placed 5th in Ostrava, Czech Republic, and 7th in Dresden, Germany. At the 2015 U.S. Championships, they finished fourth on the junior level. They were coached by Jeremy Allen and Kristen Mita in Illinois.[6][7]

In the summer of 2015,[3] Weinstein/Simon moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado, where they are coached by Dalilah Sappenfield and Drew Meekins.[1] They won the junior silver medal at the 2016 U.S. Championships and were named in the U.S. team to the 2016 World Junior Championships in Debrecen.[5] The pair finished 9th overall in Hungary after placing 8th in both segments.


(with Simon)

Season Short program Free skating
  • Eleonore
    by Maxime Rodriguez
    choreo. by Dalilah Sappenfield

Competitive highlightsEdit

JGP: Junior Grand Prix

With SimonEdit

Event 13–14 14–15 15–16 16–17
Junior Worlds 9th
JGP Austria 9th
JGP Czech Rep. 5th 10th
JGP Germany 7th
JGP Latvia 7th
U.S. Champ. 4th N 4th J 2nd J 4th J
Midwestern Sect. 1st N 3rd J 1st J 3rd J
Levels: N = Novice; J = Junior
TBD = Assigned; WD = Withdrew

Single skatingEdit

Event 2014–15
Midwestern Sectionals 6th I
I = Intermediate level


  1. ^ a b c d "Lindsay WEINSTEIN / Jacob SIMON: 2015/2016". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on May 27, 2016.
  2. ^ a b Mohrman, Cristel (January 9, 2014). "Buffalo Grove Ice Skater, Partner Earn National Medal".
  3. ^ a b Slater, Paula (July 27, 2015). "Weinstein and Simon thrive in Colorado". Golden Skate.
  4. ^ Mohrman, Cristel (January 20, 2014). "Buffalo Grove Ice Skater, 13, Has Olympic Dream".
  5. ^ a b Kerr, Jon J. (March 16, 2016). "Ice skating partners Lindsay Weinstein, Jacob Simon bring emotion to World Junior Championships". Pioneer Press. Chicago Tribune.
  6. ^ a b "Lindsay Weinstein and Jacob Simon". Archived from the original on February 23, 2016.
  7. ^ a b "Lindsay WEINSTEIN / Jacob SIMON: 2014/2015". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on May 20, 2015.
  8. ^ "Lindsay WEINSTEIN / Jacob SIMON: 2016/2017". International Skating Union.
  9. ^ "Competition Results: Lindsay WEINSTEIN / Jacob SIMON". International Skating Union.

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