Gracie Gold Biography
- Age: 22 years old
- Birth Nation: United States of America
- Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
- Name: Gracie Gold
- Nationality: American
- Birth Place/City: Newton, Massachusetts, USA
- Ethnicity: White
- Profession: Figure skater
- Famous for: Figure skater
- Married: Never till end of 2013
- Online Presence: Yes in Wiki, Twitter, Instagram 8
Born and Birth
Gracie Gold was born on August 17, 1995 in Newton, Massachusetts, USA.
Childhood and Family
She was the daughter of Denise, an ER nurse, and Carl Gold, an anaesthesiologist. Her fraternal twin sister, Carly, is younger by 40 minutes.
Gold was raised in Springfield, Missouri before moving to Springfield, Illinois. She attended ninth grade at Glenwood Senior High School in Chatham, Illinois before switching to online education at MU High School.
She began training with Amy Vorhaben and Max Liu and then worked with Alexia Griffin before joining Susan Liss in Springfield, Missouri. She made her international debut at the Junior Grand Prix in Tallinn, Estonia, winning gold at the event. She then qualified for the 2012 U.S. Championships on the Junior level. Her total of 178.92 points is a record for a junior lady at the U.S. Championships. She then competed at the 2012 World Junior Championships in Minsk, Belarus.
At the 2014 US Championships, Gold placed first in the short program with 72.12 points, the highest-ever ladies' score earned at the US Championships under the ISU Judging System. She went on to win the free skate with another record score of 139.57, thus securing her first US title.
Marriage, Affairs and Divorce
There is no official information about her being in a relationship.
Height, Weight and Age
She stands 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in). In 2014, she is 18 years old.
Nationality and Ethnicity
She is an American citizen. She is of white ethnicity.
Awards and achievements
In 2012 U.S. Championships, she won both the short and long programs to take the gold medal. At the 2014 US Championships, Gold placed first in the short program with 72.12 points, the highest-ever ladies' score earned at the US Championships under the ISU Judging System. She went on to win the free skate with another record score of 139.57, thus securing her first US title.
Gold is a senior level athlete, when it comes to ice skating. Having learned this sport since she was 8 years old, Gold has participated in several events and in 2014, won the 2014 US Figure Skating Championship.
She has joined Instagram and you can check her email at http://instagram.com/graciegold95
Max Aaron is a top level American young figure skater. He is the 2013 U.S. National champion, the 2011 U.S. national junior champion, and the 2012 and 2013 U.S. International Classic champion. He along with Gracie Gold did skating together and rumours said that those two were dating at some time.
Since 25th September 2013, Gracie gold has started training with her new coach Frank Carroll. Gold split with Chicago land-based coach Alex Ouriashevin August, raising concerns less than six months before the Sochi Olympics.
- Last modified : 24 February, 2014
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