Sport: Figure Skating
Discipline: Ice Dance
Training Town: Ann Arbor, Mich.
College: University of Michigan
- 2014 Olympic Winter Games, 8th in ice dance (w/Madison Chock)
- 2010 Olympic Winter Games, 11th in ice dance (w/ Emily Samuelson)
- 2013 World Championships, 7th place (w/ Madison Chock)
- 2013 Four Continents, bronze medalist (w/ Chock)
- 2013 U.S. silver medalist (w/ Chock)
- 2012 Nebelhorn Trophy, gold medalist (w/ Chock)
- 2011 Finlandia Trophy, bronze medalist (w/ Chock)
- 2009 U.S. silver medalist (w/ Samuelson)
- 2009 Four Continents, bronze medalist (w/ Samuelson)
- 2008 NHK Trophy, bronze medalist (w/ Samuelson)
- 2008 World junior champion (w/ Samuelson)
- 2007 U.S. junior champion (w/ Samuelson)
Fun Facts: Grandfather played basketball for Michigan State and won two gold medals at the Senior Olympics ... Enjoys golf, basketball and playing guitar ... Favorite books are the Game of Thrones series by George R. R. Martin
Team North America Wins Inaugural Figure Skating Team Challenge Cup
Craig Bohnert April 24, 2016
Team Europe finished second while Team Asia was third in the new continental format.
Video: Ice Dancing Past Meets Present As Chock And Bates Open Up To Davis And White
April 21, 2016
The reigning world bronze medalists sat down for an interview with their 2014 Olympic teammates.
Figure Skating’s Team Challenge Cup Has Athletes Competing On Continental Teams For Boatloads Of Money
John Blanchette April 19, 2016
Eight U.S. skaters, including three world medalists, are part of Team North America.
Shibutanis Return To Ice Dance Worlds Podium For First Time In Five Years
Brandon Penny March 31, 2016
Team USA’s Madison Chock and Evan Bates earned bronze behind the Shibutanis’ silver.
Two U.S. Ice Dance Teams Are In Medal Position At Figure Skating Worlds
Brandon Penny March 30, 2016
The Shibutanis and Madison Chock/Evan Bates are in second and third after the short dance.
Shibutanis Lead Team USA To Four Medals At Four Continents Figure Skating Championships
Darci Miller Feb. 20, 2016
Maia and Alex Shibutani take ice dance gold while teammates earn three silvers.
Meet The 2016 U.S. Figure Skating World Team
Brandon Penny Jan. 25, 2016
Sixteen athletes earned spots to compete at the world championships in Boston.
It’s Their Time: Maia and Alex Shibutani Win First U.S. Ice Dance Title
Chrös McDougall Jan. 23, 2016
The “Shib Sibs” had won five U.S. medals before finally winning gold this year.
Defending Ice Dance Champs Chock And Bates Start Strong At Nationals
Chrös McDougall Jan. 22, 2016
Five-time U.S. medalists Maia and Alex Shibutani are close behind in second.
Who To Watch At The U.S. Figure Skating Championships
Lynn Rutherford Jan. 19, 2016
The women’s and ice dance competitions are expected to come down to the wire.