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About

Patrick Chan is a three-time world champion (2011, '12, '13) and a two-time (2010-11) Grand Prix Final champion ... Announced he will not compete in the 2014-15 season.

Both of Chan's parents are from Hong Kong ... Father moved to Canada at the age of 4, his mother at the age of 21 ... Father played ping pong and coached a ping pong team in Quebec ... Speaks English, French and Cantonese ... Was coached by Osborne Colson from the beginning of his career until Colson's death in July 2006 ... Switched coaches to Shin Amano and Ellen Burka at Granite Club in Toronto temporarily after Colson's passing, then began working with Don Laws as a secondary coach in August 2006 ... Switched to Laws full-time in February 2007, training in Florida when he is not in school ... Moved to Colorado Springs in January 2010 to work with Christy Krall and Lori Nichol ... Announced the end of his two-year coaching relationship with Krall in April 2012 ... Became the youngest Canadian men's champion (17) when he upset soon-to-be world champion Jeffrey Buttle to win his country's national title in 2008.

Season Notes

  • 2013-14 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Elegie in E-flat minor" by Sergei Rachmaninoff
    FS Music: "Concerto Grosso" by Arcangelo Corelli

  • 2012-13 Season Notes
    SP Music: Selections by Rachmaninoff
    FS Music: Music from La Boheme by Giacomo Puccini

  • 2011-12 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Take Five" by Paul Desmond
    FS Music: "Concierto de Aranjuez" by Joaquín Rodrigo

  • 2010-11 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Take Five" by Paul Desmond
    FS Music: Music from The Phantom of the Opera (Phantasia) by Andrew Lloyd Webber, performed by Julian Lloyd Webber and Sarah Chang

  • 2009-10 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Tango de los Exilados" by Walter Taieb, performed by Vanessa Mae
    FS Music: Music from The Phantom of the Opera (Phantasia) by Andrew Lloyd Webber, performed by Julian Lloyd Webber and Sarah Chang

  • 2008-09 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Tango de los Exilados" by Walter Taieb, performed by Vanessa Mae
    FS Music: "Allegro Scherzando" and "Andante" from Cello Sonata and "Allegro Scherzando" from Piano Concerto No. 2 by Sergei Rachmaninoff

  • 2007-08 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Exile to Snowy West" and "In the Bamboo Forest" by Tan Dun
    FS Music: Music from The Four Seasons by Antonio Vivaldi

  • 2006-07 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Gourmet Valse Tatare" by Klaus Badelt
    FS Music: Music from The Four Seasons by Antonio Vivaldi

  • 2005-06 Season Notes
    SP Music: "La Represion" by Lalo Schifrin and "Feline" by E. van Dijken
    FS Music: "Guitar Concerto" by John Williams, "Symphony No.2 Romantic" by H. Hanson and "Romance" from Concerto for Violin and Orchestra by E. Korngold

  • 2004-05 Season Notes
    SP Music: "La Represion" by Lalo Schifrin and "Feline" by E. van Dijken
    FS Music: "Burn It All," "You Go, We Go" and "Fahrenheit 451" from the Backdraft soundtrack

Competitive History

  • 2014 - Olympic Winter Games - 2nd
  • 2014 - Olympic Winter Games - 2nd (Team)
  • 2014 - Canadian Championships - 1st
  • 2013 - Grand Prix Final - 2nd
  • 2013 - Trophee Bompard - 1st
  • 2013 - Skate Canada - 1st
  • 2013 - World Team Trophy - 2nd (team)
  • 2013 - World Championships - 1st
  • 2013 - Canadian Championships - 1st
  • 2012 - Grand Prix Final - 3rd
  • 2012 - Rostelecom Cup - 1st
  • 2012 - Skate Canada - 2nd
  • 2012 - World Team Trophy - 3rd (team)
  • 2012 - World Championships - 1st
  • 2012 - Four Continents Championships - 1st
  • 2012 - Canadian Championships - 1st
  • 2011 - Grand Prix Final - 1st
  • 2011 - Trophee Eric Bompard - 1st
  • 2011 - Skate Canada - 1st
  • 2011 - World Championships - 1st
  • 2011 - Canadian Championships - 1st
  • 2010 - Grand Prix Final - 1st
  • 2010 - Rostelecom Cup - 2nd
  • 2010 - Skate Canada - 1st
  • 2010 - World Championships - 2nd
  • 2010 - Olympic Winter Games - 5th
  • 2010 - Canadian Championships - 1st
  • 2009 - Skate Canada - 6th
  • 2009 - World Team Trophy - 4th (team)
  • 2009 - World Championships - 2nd
  • 2009 - Four Continents Championships - 1st
  • 2009 - Canadian Championships - 1st
  • 2008 - Grand Prix Final - 5th
  • 2008 - Trophee Eric Bompard - 1st
  • 2008 - Skate Canada - 1st
  • 2008 - World Championships - 9th
  • 2008 - Canadian Championships - 1st
  • 2007 - Grand Prix Final - 5th
  • 2007 - Trophee Eric Bompard - 1st
  • 2007 - Skate America - 3rd
  • 2007 - World Junior Championships - 2nd
  • 2007 - Canadian Championships - 5th
  • 2006 - NHK Trophy - 7th
  • 2006 - Trophee Eric Bompard - 5th
  • 2006 - World Junior Championships - 6th
  • 2006 - Canadian Championships - 7th
  • 2005 - Junior Grand Prix Final - 5th
  • 2005 - Junior Grand Prix (Canada) - 1st
  • 2005 - Junior Grand Prix (Slovakia) - 4th
  • 2005 - World Junior Championships - 7th
  • 2005 - Canadian Championships, Junior - 1st
  • 2004 - Canadian Championships, Novice - 1st