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Date of birth: 04.06.1987
Valtter VIRTANEN
Place of birth: Kerava
Height: 172 cm
FIN
Home town: Jyväskylä (FIN) and Oberstdorf (GER)
Profession: medical doctor, PhD
Hobbies: cooking, fishing 
Start sk. / Club: 1992 / Peurunka Skating Academy Laukaa (PeSal)
Internet / Social Media contact: Facebook: Facebook: Valtter Virtanen
Instagram: Instagram: valtterthequaddoctor
Coach: Michael Huth, Alina Mayer-Virtanen
Choreographer: Adam Solya
Former Coach: J.F. Ballester, Karel Fajfr
Practice low season: 12 h/week Peurunka/FIN, Oberstdorf/GER
Practice high season: 20 h/week Peurunka/FIN, Oberstdorf/GER
Music Short Program as of season 2022/2023
A Stutter (feat Arnor Dan) by Ólafur Arnalds 
Music Free Skating / Free Dance as of season 2022/2023
Other Side of Sea by HAEVN (Symphonic Tales)
Personal Best Total Score 204.02 26.11.2022 ISU GP Grand Prix Espoo 2022
Personal Best Score Short Program 69.34 22.09.2022 ISU CS Nebelhorn Trophy 2022
Personal Best Score Free Skating 134.87 26.11.2022 ISU GP Grand Prix Espoo 2022
Season Best Total Score 204.02 26.11.2022 ISU GP Grand Prix Espoo 2022
Season Best Score Short Program 69.34 22.09.2022 ISU CS Nebelhorn Trophy 2022
Season Best Score Free Skating 134.87 26.11.2022 ISU GP Grand Prix Espoo 2022
15/16 16/17 17/18 18/19 19/20 20/21 21/22 22/23
Olympic Games                
World Championship   33  35  32    31     
European Championship 26  23  19        19   
Four Continents                
World Juniors                
National Championship 1.S  1.S  1.S  2.S  2.S    1.S   
S=Senior; J=Junior; N=Novice
International Competition Year Place International Competition Year Place
The Nordics 2022, Copenhagen 2022 1. ISU CS Finlandia Trophy 2022, Espoo 2022 14.
Jegvirag Cup 2022, Miskloc 2022 3. Volvo Open Cup 47th 2022, Riga 2022 5.
Challenge Cup 2022, Tilburg 2022 10. ISU CS Warsaw Cup 2022, Warsaw 2022 13.
ISU CS Nebelhorn Trophy 2022, Oberstdorf 2022 12. ISU GP Grand Prix Espoo 2022, Espoo 2022 9.
Virtanen is a medical doctor (Ph.D.) after graduating end of 2015 and works part-time in the emergency room of the hospital of Peurunka in Finland. He got married to Alina Mayer (GER), a former competitive figure skater, in July 2016 and their daughter was born in January 2021. His wife is part of his coaching team. He splits his training time between Germany and Finland.
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