ICE DANCE
Date of birth: 16.01.1992 Piper GILLES
USA
Place of birth: Rockford IL
Height: 165 cm
Home town: Colorado Springs CO
Profession: student
Hobbies: water and snow skiing, jewlery making, baking
Start sk. / Club: 1994 / Broadmoor Skating Club
Former Partners Timothy McKernan
Date of birth: 08.01.1991 Zachary DONOHUE
USA
Place of birth: Madison CT
Height: 182 cm
Home town: Bloomfield Hills, MI
Profession: high school student
Hobbies: playing the guitar, soccer, singing, being with friends
Start sk. / Club: 2001 / Broadmoor SC
Former Partners Sara Bailey, K. Paticucci, Lili Lamar
Coach: Pasquale Camerlengo, Anjelika Krylova
Choreographer: Pasquale Camerlengo
Former Coach: Patti Gottwein
Practice low season: 25 h / week at Detroit
Practice high season: 31 h / week at Detroit
Music Short Program / Original Dance as of season 2009/2010
Country/Western Hoe-down: Thank God I'm a Country Boy by John Denver
Country/Western Kentucky Blue Grass: Country Roads by John Denver
Country/Western Southern Urban 2-Step: Devil Went Down to Georgia by Charlie Daniels Band
Music Free Skating / Free Dance as of season 2009/2010
The Man Who Knew too Much by Bernard Herrmann
Vertigo Suite by Bernard Hermann
North by Northwest Overture by Bernard Herrmann
(Selections of Alfred Hitchcock movie soundtracks)
Personal Best Total Score159.3020.09.2008 ISU JGP Czech Skate 2008
Personal Best Score Compulsory Dance31.2818.09.2008 ISU JGP Czech Skate 2008
Personal Best Score Original Dance51.4209.10.2008 ISU JGP Skate Safari 2008
Personal Best Score Free Dance77.0320.09.2008 ISU JGP Czech Skate 2008
 
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09/10
Olympic Games
World Champ.
European Champ.
Four Continents
World Juniors
National Champ.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4.J(1)
 
 
 
 
 
2.J(1)
 
 
 
 
 
3.J
 
 
 
 
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3.J
S=Senior; J=Junior; N=Novice
International CompetitionSeasonPlace
ISU JGP Czech Skate 2008 Ostrava 2008/2009 1. J
ISU JGP Skate Safari 2008 Cape Town 2008/2009 2. J
Internation CompetitionSeasonPlace
ISU JGP Budapest 2009 Budapest 2009/2010 4. J
ISU JGP Pokal d. Blauen Schwerter 2009 Dresden 2009/2010 3. J
(1): Piper GILLES / Timothy McKERNAN (USA)
Gilles' twin sister Alexe is competitive single skater and brother Todd is a competitive ice dancer. Both compete at the international level as well. The couple switched coaches during the 2009/10 season and also lists Natalia Dellic and Elizabeth Swallow as their coaches.
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