Nicholas Young (figure skater)

Nicholas Young (born March 3, 1982) is a Canadian former competitive figure skater. He is the 2003 Nebelhorn Trophy champion, a two-time Karl Schäfer Memorial bronze medallist, and a medallist at three ISU Junior Grand Prix events. He competed at three World Junior Championship, achieving his best result, seventh, in 2002.

Nicholas Young
Personal information
Country representedCanada
Born (1982-03-03) March 3, 1982 (age 38)
Pembroke, Ontario
Height1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Former coachJosee Normand, Sébastien Britten, Paul Wirtz, Steven Bélanger
Former choreographerDavid Wilson, Sébastien Britten, Steven Bélanger
Skating clubQC Section, Montreal
Retired2007
ISU personal best scores
Combined total183.64
2004 NHK Trophy
Short program69.20
2003 Nebelhorn Trophy
Free skate123.90
2004 NHK Trophy

Young studied political science at Concordia University.[1] He married Mylène Brodeur in June 2010.[2]

ProgramsEdit

Season Short program Free skating
2006–07
[3][4]
2005–06
[5]
  • Walkin Boss
    by Henry Mancini
  • Blues for Mothers
    by Henry Mancini
  • My Manne Shelley
    by Henry Mancini
  • Peter Gunn
    by Henry Mancini
2004–05
[1][6]
  • Peter Gunn
    by Henry Mancini
  • Walkin Boss
    by Henry Mancini
  • Blues for Mothers
    by Henry Mancini
2003–04
[1][7][8]
  • Kodo
    by Hugo Chouinard
  • Cherry Blossom
    by Hugo Chouinard
2001–02
[9]
  • Allegro Moderato
    by Yuli Turovsky
  • Scene
    by Yuli Turovsky
  • Finale
    by Yuli Turovsky
2000–01
[10]

Competitive highlightsEdit

GP: Grand Prix; JGP: Junior Grand Prix

International[11]
Event 98–99 99–00 00–01 01–02 02–03 03–04 04–05 05–06 06–07
Four Continents 11th
GP Cup of China 7th
GP NHK Trophy 6th
GP Skate America 7th WD
Golden Spin 5th
Nebelhorn Trophy 1st 7th
Schäfer Memorial 3rd 3rd
International: Junior[11]
Junior Worlds 18th 10th 7th
JGP Final 4th
JGP Canada 4th
JGP Czech Rep. 3rd
JGP France 2nd
JGP Italy 5th
JGP Netherlands 3rd
JGP Slovenia 6th
National[4]
Canadian Champ. 3rd J 1st J 7th 7th 5th 5th 18th 5th 13th
Quebec Sect. 2nd
Eastern Div. 2nd J 1st J
J = Junior level; WD = Withdrew

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Mittan, Barry (November 28, 2004). "Canada's Young Stays Close to Top". Skate Today.
  2. ^ "Mylene BRODEUR / John MATTATALL: 2010/2011". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on August 16, 2011.
  3. ^ "Nicholas YOUNG: 2006/2007". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on August 12, 2007.CS1 maint: unfit url (link)
  4. ^ a b "Nicholas Young: 2006/2007". Skate Canada. Archived from the original on March 10, 2007.CS1 maint: unfit url (link)
  5. ^ "Nicholas YOUNG: 2005/2006". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on May 22, 2006.CS1 maint: unfit url (link)
  6. ^ "Nicholas YOUNG: 2004/2005". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on April 7, 2005.CS1 maint: unfit url (link)
  7. ^ "Nicholas Young: 2003/2004". Skate Canada. Archived from the original on March 19, 2004.CS1 maint: unfit url (link)
  8. ^ "Nicholas YOUNG: 2003/2004". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on June 3, 2004.CS1 maint: unfit url (link)
  9. ^ "Nicholas YOUNG: 2001/2002". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on June 2, 2002.CS1 maint: unfit url (link)
  10. ^ "Nicholas YOUNG: 2000/2001". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on April 17, 2001.CS1 maint: unfit url (link)
  11. ^ a b "Nicholas YOUNG". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on November 1, 2016.

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