Name: Nathan Chen
Sport: Figure Skating
Height: 5-6
Weight: 135
DOB: 5/5/1999
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah
Hometown: Salt Lake City, Utah
High School: West High School (Salt Lake City, Utah); Rim of the World High School (Lake Arrowhead, Calif.); Connections Academy (online)
Team/Club: Salt Lake Figure Skating
Coach(es): Rafael Arutunian
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2018); Olympic medalist (1 bronze)
  • PyeongChang 2018, bronze (team), 5th (individual)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2017 (6th)
  • Years of participation: 2017
  • Top finish: 6th – 2017
Other Career Highlights
  • 2017 ISU Grand Prix Final, gold
  • 2017 Four Continents Championships, gold
  • 2016 ISU Grand Prix Final, silver
  • In 2016, became the youngest U.S. man to medal at the ISU Grand Prix Final at age 17
  • At the 2017 U.S. Figure Skating Championships, became the first man in figure skating history to land five quadruple jumps in a single performance
Personal: Son of Zhidong Chen and Hetty Wang...Has four older siblings, Alice, Janice, Tony and Colin...Began skating at age 3 after watching his brothers play hockey...Enjoys playing guitar and biking along the beach.