Ronald Kauffman

Ronald Lee "Ronnie" Kauffman (born December 25, 1946 in Seattle, Washington) is an American pair skater. With sister Cynthia Kauffman, he a four-time (1966–1969) U.S. national champion and a three-time (1966–1968) World bronze medalist.[1] They represented the United States at the 1964 Winter Olympics and the 1968 Winter Olympics, placing 8th in 1964 and 6th in 1968.

Ronald Kauffman
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Personal information
Full nameRonald Lee Kauffman
Country representedUnited States
Born (1946-12-25) December 25, 1946 (age 73)
Height1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
PartnerCynthia Kauffman
Skating clubSeattle SC

They were inducted into the U.S. Figure Skating Hall of Fame in 1995.[2]

Competitive highlightsEdit

(with Kauffman)

Event 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969
Olympics 8th 6th
Worlds 7th 6th 3rd 3rd 3rd 4th
North American 2nd 1st 1st
U.S. Champ. 4th J 2nd J 3rd 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st
J = Junior level


  1. ^ "ISU Official Results: World Figure Skating Championships - Pairs" (PDF).
  2. ^ Hall of Fame Members: UNITED STATES HALL OF FAME Archived 2007-09-05 at the Wayback Machine

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