PAIRS
Date of birth: 27.09.1987 Vanessa JAMES
FRA
Place of birth: Scarborough CAN
Height: 161 cm
Home town: Coral Springs USA
Profession: athlete
Hobbies: tennis, dancing, reading
Start sk. / Club: 1998 / Francais Volants
Former Partners Yannick Bonheur, Hamish Gaman
Date of birth: 24.04.1991 Morgan CIPRES
FRA
Place of birth: Melun
Height: 181 cm
Home town: Dammarie-les-Lys
Profession: athlete
Hobbies: moto cross, music, being with friends
Start sk. / Club: 1995 / CSG Dammarie Les Lys
Former Partners
Coach: John Zimmerman, Jeremy Barrett
Choreographer: John Kerr, Silvia Fontana
Former Coach: Claude Thevenard, Mariusz Siudek, Stanislav Morozov, Jean-Rolland Racle
Practice low season: 30 h / week Coral Springs/USA
Practice high season: 30 h / week Coral Springs/USA
Music Short Program / Short Dance as of season 2016/2017
Earned It (from "Fifty Shades of Grey") by The Weekend and Maxime Rodriguez
Music Free Skating / Free Dance as of season 2016/2017
Sound of Silence by Disturbed and Maxime Rodriguez
Personal Best Total Score198.9001.10.2016 ISU CS Autumn Classic International 2016
Personal Best Score Short Program66.6901.04.2016 ISU World Championships 2016
Personal Best Score Free Skating133.3201.10.2016 ISU CS Autumn Classic International 2016
 
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Olympic Games
World Champ.
European Champ.
Four Continents
World Juniors
National Champ.
14.(1)
12.(1)
7.(1)
 
 
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2.S
 
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1.S
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S=Senior; J=Junior; N=Novice
International CompetitionYearPlace
Winter Universiade 2015 Granada 2015 3.
ISU CS Nebelhorn Trophy 2015 Oberstdorf 2015 3.
ISU GP Trophee Eric Bompard 2015 Bordeaux 2015 2.
ISU GP NHK Trophy 2015 Nagano 2015 6.
Internation CompetitionYearPlace
Cup of Tyrol 2016 Innsbruck 2016 2.
ISU CS Autumn Classic International 2016 Montreal 2016 2.
ISU GP 2016 Progressive Skate America Chicago, Il. 2016 4.
ISU GP Trophee de France 2016 Paris 2016 3.
(1): Vanessa JAMES / Yannick BONHEUR (FRA)
James/Cipres teamed up in September 2010. He was a single skater until then and competed at the ISU World Junior Championships 2010, placing 13th. James also competed in singles (for Great Britain) at the international level before switching to Pair Skating. Her twin sister Melyssa competed in Ice Dance for Great Britain. James/Cipres switched coaches and relocated to the USA for training following the 2015/16 season. Coaches John Zimmerman and Jeremy Barrett competed in pair skating at the World level, representing the USA. Zimmerman is the 2002 World bronze medalist (with Kyoko Ina).
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