Collin Moore

USA Roller Sports

Collin Moore

Collin Moore: October 2012 Figure Athlete of the Month

Collin Moore of Richmond, Virginia wins the GOLD MEDAL in the Men’s Figure event for the United States of America at the Figure World Championships. This was the first Team USA podium placement at the 2012 Junior World Figure Championships being held in Auckland, New Zealand. Collin, age 16, has been a member of Team USA for three years. USA Roller Sports congratulates Collin on a job well done!

Team USA Years:  2010 Portimao, Portugal and 2011 Brasilia, Brazil


Hometown: Richmond, Virginia

Current residence: Richmond, Virginia

Education: Freshman in High School

High school attended: Collegiate School

Year of graduation: 2015

Location of high school: Richmond, Virginia
 
Sports you competed in while in high school (include number of years): Swimming - Freshman year.  Qualified to State Championships in the 100 Breast Stroke representing the Collegiate School.

Occupation, current employer:  Student

Career goals: None Yet

Current skating club: Ashland Figure Skating Team

Coaches name: Petra Dayney

When did you begin skating: When I was 11

Future goals you hope to obtain as a skater: Hopefully a gold medal in Junior World Class compulsory figures at the World Championships

Team USA Sport Accomplishments: Two 4th places in Junior World Class compulsory figures at the World Championships (2010 and 2011)

Awards, honors and statistics received in roller sports: 2007 - Juvenile A Boys Figure Gold Medalist, 2008 - Elementary A Boys Figure Gold Medalist / Elementary A Boys Loop Gold Medalist / Juvenile B Boys Freestyle Bronze Medalist, 2009 - Freshman A Boys Figure Silver Medalist / Elementary A Boys Loops Gold Medalist, 2010 - Freshman A Boys Figure Gold Medalist / Freshman-Sophomore A Boys Freestyle Bronze Medalist, Jr. World Class Men's Figure Gold Medalist, 4th Place in Jr. World Class Men's Figures at World Championships in Portimao, Portugal.  2011 - Jr. World Class Men's Figure Gold Medalist / 4th place in Jr. World Class Men's Figures at World Championships in Brasilia, Brazil 

Other sports you currently participate in: High School Swimming, Summer Swim

Who is your favorite sports figure: Ryan Lochte

Who is the person you most admire/greatest influence in your life and why: My Parents because they have taught me countless life lessons that will help me succeed in life and have provided me with experiences that can never be replaced.  

List your hobbies: Piano, Swimming

What music do you listen to during training or competition? I don't usually listen to music before I compete 

What makes you a unique and special person: I'm just a regular kid who loves the sport of roller skating, and appreciates everything I have gained from it.  I have made some very wonderful friends.

Favorite food before a competition: any breakfast food

Favorite movie: Chronicle

Favorite place to shop: American Eagle

Most prized possession: my dog

If you could pick one word to describe you, what would it be:  Social, really like being with friends.

Family Information:

Father’s name:  George

Father’s occupation: School teacher, piano teacher, and owner of an embroidery business

Mother’s name: Stephanie

Mother’s occupation: Skating Coach

Brothers: Cameron (17) and Aaron (8)

Family Members Who Have Competed or Are Competing in Amateur or Professional Athletics: Cameron Moore