Date of birth: 20.08.1990 Marissa CASTELLI
Place of birth: Providence, RI
Height: 153 cm
Home town: Cranston, RI
Profession: student
Hobbies: playing lacrosse, shopping, movies, music
Start sk. / Club: 1993 / Boston SC
Former Partners Brad Vigarito
Date of birth: 20.08.1987 Simon SHNAPIR
Place of birth: Moscow RUS
Height: 193 cm
Home town: Sudbury MA
Profession: student (communications)
Hobbies: playing basketball, movies, reading, travelling
Start sk. / Club: 1993 / Colonial FSC
Former Partners Tanya Aziz, Courtney Gill
Coach: Robert Martin, Carrie Wall
Choreographer: Sheryl Franks
Former Coach:
Practice low season: 26 h / week at Boston, MA
Practice high season: 21 h / week at Boston, MA
Music Short Program / Original Dance as of season 2009/2010
Prelude by Jesse Cook
Music Free Skating / Free Dance as of season 2009/2010
Freedom Battle by Michael W. Smith
Elizabeth The Golden Age (soundtrack) by AR Rhaman, Craig Amstrong
Personal Best Total Score137.4725.02.2009 World Junior Championships 2009
Personal Best Score Short Program49.5016.10.2009 ISU GP Trophee Eric Bompard
Personal Best Score Free Skating88.3725.02.2009 World Junior Championships 2009
Olympic Games
World Champ.
European Champ.
Four Continents
World Juniors
National Champ.
S=Senior; J=Junior; N=Novice
International CompetitionSeasonPlace
ISU JGP Tallinn Cup 2007 Tallinn 2007/2008 10. J
ISU JGP Czech Skate 2008 Ostrava 2008/2009 4. J
ISU JGP J. Curry Memorial 2008 Sheffield 2008/2009 4. J
Internation CompetitionSeasonPlace
SBS ISU Junior Grand Prix Final 2008/2009 Goyang City 2008/2009 6. J
ISU GP Trophee Eric Bompard Paris 2009/2010 7.
Castelli started skating at age 3 because her mother is a figure skating coach. Shnapir started to skate at age 6 because he "wanted to try something new". He was born in Russia and emigrated with his family to the USA when he was 16 months old. The couple also lists Peter Johansson and Mark Mitchell as their coaches.
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