ICE DANCE
Date of birth: 06.04.1989 Penny COOMES
GBR
Place of birth: Maidenhead
Height: 152 cm
Home town: Philadelphia USA
Profession: athlete
Hobbies: dancing, cooking, theatre, reading
Start sk. / Club: 1996 / National Ice Centre Nottingham
Internet / Social Media contact (couple): www.pennyandnick.ice-dance.com
Former Partners
Date of birth: 09.06.1989 Nicholas BUCKLAND
GBR
Place of birth: Nottingham
Height: 182 cm
Home town: Nottingham
Profession: athlete
Hobbies: golfing, soccer, xbox
Start sk. / Club: 1992 / National Ice Centre Nottingham, Igloo Ice Rink NJ
Internet / Social Media contact: Twitter.com/N_Buckland
Internet / Social Media contact (couple): www.pennyandnick.ice-dance.com
Former Partners
Coach: Evgeni Platov, Philip Askew
Choreographer: Philip Askew, Zhanna Palagina
Former Coach: Neil Chilcott
Practice low season: 40 h / week at New Jersey/USA, Nottingham
Practice high season: 48 h / week at New Jersey/USA, Nottingham
Music Short Program / Short Dance as of season 2013/2014
Foxtrot: I Won't Dance by Fred Astaire
Quickstep: Swing Set by Jurassic Five
Swing: I Won't Dance by Fred Astaire
Music Free Skating / Free Dance as of season 2013/2014
Remember the Time (from "Immortal" - Michael Jackson Show by Cirque du Soleil)
Smooth criminal (from "Immortal" - Michael Jackson show by Cirque du Soleil)
You are not alone (from "Immortal" - Michael Jackson show by Cirque du Soleil)
Billy Jean (from "Immortal" - Michael Jackson show by Cirque du Soleil)
Mega Mix (from "Immortal" - Michael Jackson show by Cirque du Soleil)
Personal Best Total Score152.9525.01.2013 European Championships 2013
Personal Best Score Short Dance63.6614.03.2013 World Championships 2013
Personal Best Score Free Dance92.3625.01.2013 European Championships 2013
 
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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 2011 Zagreb 2011 2.
Nestle Nesquik Cup 2012 Torun 2012 1.
ISU GP Rostelecom Cup 2012 Moscow 2012 7.
ISU GP NHK Trophy 2012 Myiagi 2012 6.
Internation CompetitionYearPlace
Bavarian Open 2013 Oberstdorf 2013 1.
U.S. Int. FS Classics 2013 Salt Lake City 2013 5.
O. Nepela Memorial 2013 Bratislava 2013 1.
ISU GP Trophee Bompard 2013 Paris 2013 7.
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). Coomes' stepfather Phiipp Askew was National Ice Dance Champion and is part of their coaching/choreographer team.
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