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Date of birth: 04.11.1996 Michael Christian MARTINEZ
PHI
Place of birth: Paranaque City
Height: 175 cm
Home town: Lake Forest USA
Profession: company owner/founder
Hobbies: photography, cinematography, video blogging
Start sk. / Club: 2005 / Metro ISC
Internet / Social Media contact: Instagram & Twitter: martinezfrost3; Facebook: supportmichaelmartinez
Coach: Viacheslav Zagorodniuk
Choreographer: Philipp Mills
Former Coach: S. Wendland, J. Nicks, P. Kongkasem,V. Kudriavtsev, I. Kulik, M. T. Martinez
Practice low season: 24 h / week Lake Forest/USA
Practice high season: 25 h / week Lake Forest/USA
Music Short Program / Short Dance as of season 2017/2018
O Fortuna (from "Carmina Burana") by Carl Orff
Music Free Skating / Free Dance as of season 2017/2018
El Tango de Roxanne (from "Moulin Rouge")
Tango de los Exilados by Walter Taieb, Vanessa Mae
Personal Best Total Score220.3607.11.2015 ISU GP Audi Cup of China 2015
Personal Best Score Short Program74.4504.12.2014 Golden Spin of Zagreb 2014
Personal Best Score Free Skating148.1207.11.2015 ISU GP Audi Cup of China 2015
 
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Olympic Games
World Champ.
European Champ.
Four Continents
World Juniors
National Champ.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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S=Senior; J=Junior; N=Novice
International CompetitionYearPlace
ISU GP Audi Cup of China 2015 Beijing 2015 6.
ISU CS Warsaw Cup 2015 Warsaw 2015 4.
ISU CS Golden Spin of Zagreb 2015 Zagreb 2015 7.
Cup de Nice 2016 Nice 2016 6.
International CompetitionYearPlace
31st Volvo Open Cup 2016 Riga 2016 5.
Asian Winter Games 2017 Sapporo 2017 9.
SEA Games 2017 Kuala Lumpur 2017 2.
ISU CS Nebelhorn Trophy 2017 Oberstdorf 2017 8.
Martinez started skating in 2005 after discovering the sport in a shopping mall ice rink. He started to skate competitively in 2008. He is the first skater from the Philippines to compete at the Olympic Winter Games (in 2014) and the first to perform a triple Axel in competition. He looks up to Patrick Chan (CAN), Yuzuru Hanyu (JPN) and Yuna Kim (KOR). Martinez trains partially in the USA. Coach Viacheslav Zagarodniuk is the 1996 European Champion, representing Ukraine.
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