Pairs
Date of birth: 10.06.1991
Alexa SCIMECA KNIERIM
Place of birth: Addison, IL
Height: 157 cm
USA
Home town: Irvine, CA
Profession: associates degree
Hobbies: baking, fishing, poetry, everything sparkling, make up, cats
Start sk. / Club: 1998 / DuPage FSC Illinois
Internet / Social Media contact: Twitter: Lexxapaige; Instagram: alexa_knierim
Internet / Social Media contact (Couple): Twitter: @Scimeca_Knierim; http://figureskatersonline.com/scimeca-knierim
Former Partners: Ivan DIMITROV
Date of birth: 05.11.1987
Chris KNIERIM
Place of birth: Tucson AZ
Height: 187 cm
USA
Home town: Irvine, CA
Profession: athlete
Hobbies: fishing, working on cars, racing, camping
Start sk. / Club: 1999 / Broadmoor SC
Internet / Social Media contact: Twitter: @chrisknierim; Facebook & Instagram: Chris Knierim
Internet / Social Media contact (Couple): Twitter: @Scimeca_Knierim; http://figureskatersonline.com/scimeca-knierim
Former Partners: Brynn CARMAN, Andrea POAPST
Coach: Todd Sand, Jenni Meno, Rafael Arutunian
Choreographer: Benoit Richaud
Former Coach: Aljona Savchenko, Dalilah Sappenfield
Practice low season: 15 h/week Irvine, CA
Practice high season: 15 h/week Irvine, CA
Music Short Program as of season 2019/2020
At Last performed by Beyonce, arranged by Maxime Rodriguez
Music Free Skating / Free Dance as of season 2019/2020
Drop of Fragrance by Maxime Rodriguez
Experience by Ludovico Einaudi
Personal Best Total Score 202.41 27.09.2019 ISU CS Nebelhorn Trophy 2019
Personal Best Score Short Program 71.28 25.10.2019 ISU GP Skate Canada International 2019
Personal Best Score Free Skating 131.58 27.09.2019 ISU CS Nebelhorn Trophy 2019
12/13 13/14 14/15 15/16 16/17 17/18 18/19 19/20
Olympic Games           ,15     
World Champ. 9    7  9  10  15     
European Champ.                
Four Continents   3  5  2  6       
World Juniors                
National Champ. 2.S  4.S  1.S  2.S    1.S  7.S   
S=Senior; J=Junior; N=Novice
(1): Andrea POAPST / Chris KNIERIM (USA)
International Competition Year Place International Competition Year Place
ISU GP 2017 Bridgestone Skate America, Lake Placid, NY 2017 5. ISU CS Golden Spin of Zagreb 2018, Zagreb 2018 2.
ISU CS Nebelhorn Trophy 2018, Oberstdorf 2018 2. ISU CS Nebelhorn Trophy 2019, Oberstdorf 2019 2.
ISU GP Skate America 2018, Everett, WA 2018 4. ISU GP Skate Canada International 2019, Kelowna, BC 2019 4.
ISU GP NHK Trophy 2018, Hiroshima 2018 3. ISU GP NHK Trophy 2019, Sapporo 2019 7.
Scimeca/Knierim are bronze medalists in the Team Event at the 2018 Olympic Games. They teamed up in 2012. Scimeca competed in singles until 2009 before switching to pair skating. Scimeca/Knierim have performed the quad twist in competition (since 2015 National Championships). They got married to each other in June 2016. The couple missed the first half of the 2016/17 season as she underwent surgery. Coaches Jenni Meno and Todd Sand are three-time World Pairs medalists (bronze in 1995 and 1996, silver in 1998).
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