Emily Samuelson - Wikipedia
Team USA ice dancers Madison Chock and Evan Bates have won multiple medals together but as for the Winter Olympics, they are tackling a new challenge: Dating. Bates was also skating with a different partner at the time, Emily Samuelson, with whom he competed at the Winter Olympics. U.S. Olympic ice dancers Emily Samuelson and Evan Bates will miss the Grand Prix season after Bates severed his Achilles tendon in a "freak". Thread: Emily Samuelson and Evan Bates split up Join Date: Jun ; Posts: 5, 0 Not allowed! Join Date: Feb ; Posts:
At their sectional championship, they placed 6th and did not qualify for the U.
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This qualified them for the U. Championships on the novice level.
At nationals, they won the bronze medal. Their placement at nationals earned them a trip to the Estonia International Ice Dancing Championships on the novice level, where they won the silver medal.
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At nationals, they won the novice title. At the —06 ISU Junior Grand Prix event in Slovakia, they placed 6th in the compulsory dance, 10th in the original dance, and 6th in the free dance to place 8th overall.
At the event in Sofia, Bulgaria, they placed 5th in all three segments of the competition and overall. They won their sectional championship to qualify for the U. Championshipswhere they won the silver medal on the junior level.
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This medal qualified them for a trip to the Junior Worldswhere they placed 10th. At their event in Mexico, they won all three segments of the competitions and won the gold medal overall. At their event in Taipei, they placed second in the compulsory dance and won the original and free dances to win the gold medal overall. These medals qualified them for the Junior Grand Prix Final. They were placed on the team to the World Junior Championships.
Bates stepped on the back of Samuelson's hand after she fell shortly into the free dance, severing a tendon. At their second event, they won both the compulsory and original dances, but placed second in the free dance, to win the gold medal overall.
These medals qualified them for the —08 Junior Grand Prix Final and also earned them a bye to the U. At the Junior Grand Prix Final, they placed third in the compulsory dance and second in the original and free dances to win the silver medal overall.
They placed fourth in the compulsory and original dances. They placed 6th in the free dance and won the pewter medal, continuing their medal streak at the U.
Their placement at the U. Championships earned them a trip to the World Junior Championships. At Junior Worlds, they won all three segments of the competition and won the title overall. They finished fourth in their senior Grand Prix debut, at the Skate America. At their next Grand Prix event, the NHK Trophythey won the bronze medal after placing third in the compulsory dance, fourth in the original dance, and fourth in the free dance. At the U.
Championshipsthey placed second in all three segments of the competition, and won the silver medal overall. Due to their result, they were assigned to the Four Continents and the World Championships.
After taking the bronze medal at the U. Championshipsthey were named in the U.
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In February, they placed 14th in the compulsory dance, 11th in the original dance, 11th in the free dance, and 11th overall at the Winter Olympics in VancouverCanada. Injury and end of partnership In SeptemberBates sustained a complete laceration of his Achilles tendon after Samuelson struck him with her skate blade as she came down from a lift. In Juneit was reported that they had ended their partnership. Training Town Ann Arbor, Mich. Coaches Yuri Chesnichenko and Yaroslava Nechaeva Choreographers Yuri Chesnichenko and Yaroslava Nechaeva Getting their start Samuelson began skating at age 5 because she saw a girl skating while she was on vacation in Switzerland and wanted to try it too.
Coming together Samuelson and Bates began competing at the juvenile level in after they were paired up by Gary Clark, their freestyle coach. Their highest compulsory dance score is At the Four Continents Championship, they scored a personal best Key results U. Championships junior1st;U.
Championships junior2nd;State Farm U. At Skate Canada, they finished third in the original dance, although they finished fifth overall.