Name: Evan Bates
Figure Skating
Ice Dance
Training Town:
Ann Arbor, Mich.
University of Michigan

Olympic Experience:

  • 2014 Olympic Winter Games, 8th in ice dance (w/Madison Chock)
  • 2010 Olympic Winter Games, 11th in ice dance (w/ Emily Samuelson)

Career Highlights:

  • 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

Learn more: 
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