ICE DANCE
Date of birth: 06.04.1989 Penny COOMES
GBR
Place of birth: Ascot
Height: 152 cm
Home town: Nottingham
Profession: athlete
Hobbies: dancing, cooking, movies, reading
Start sk. / Club: 1996 / National Ice Centre Nottingham
Former Partners
Date of birth: 09.06.1989 Nicholas BUCKLAND
GBR
Place of birth: Nottingham
Height: 182 cm
Home town: Nottingham
Profession: athlete
Hobbies: golf, soccer, video games, movies, reading
Start sk. / Club: 1991 / National Ice Centre Nottingham
Former Partners Georgia Robinson
Coach: Evgeni Platov, Philip Askew
Choreographer: Philip Askew
Former Coach: Neil Chilcott
Practice low season: 36 h / week at New Jersey/USA
Practice high season: 28 h / week at New Jersey/USA, Nottingham
Music Short Program / Short Dance as of season 2011/2012
Rhumba: El Bess del Findl by Christina Aguilera
Cha Cha: Let's Get Loud by Jennifer Lopez
Music Free Skating / Free Dance as of season 2011/2012
Viva Elvis Medley (Elvis Presley/Cirque du Soleil)
Personal Best Total Score145.3127.01.2012 European Championships 2012
Personal Best Score Short Dance59.7825.01.2012 European Championships 2012
Personal Best Score Free Dance85.5327.01.2012 European Championships 2012
 
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Olympic Games
World Champ.
European Champ.
Four Continents
World Juniors
National Champ.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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S=Senior; J=Junior; N=Novice
International CompetitionYearPlace
Golden Spin 2009 Zagreb 2009 3.
O. Nepela Memorial 2010 Bratislava 2010 4.
Coupe de Nice 2010 Nice 2010 3.
ISU GP NHK Trophy 2010 Nagoya 2010 8.
Internation CompetitionYearPlace
ISU GP Skate America 2010 Portland OR 2010 8.
ISU GP Cup of China 2011 Shanghai 2011 4.
Golden Spin 2011 Zagreb 2011 2.
Nestle Nesquik Cup 2012 Torun 2012 1.
Coomes/Buckland teamed up in 2005. Buckland's brother Joseph (three years younger) is an ice dancer as well and competes at the international junior level. Coach Evgeni Platov is the 1994 and 1998 Olympic Ice Dance Champion (with Oksana Grishuk). The couple missed the 2011 National Championships due to injury.
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