PAIRS
Date of birth: 20.08.1990 Marissa CASTELLI
USA
Place of birth: Providence, RI
Height: 152 cm
Home town: Montreal CAN
Profession: student
Hobbies: yoga, puzzling, pinterest, cooking, making lists, roller blading
Start sk. / Club: 1994 / Boston SC
Internet / Social Media contact: Twitter: @marissacastelli
Internet / Social Media contact (couple): figureskaters-online.com/castelli-tran
Former Partners Simon Shnapir, Brad Vigarito
Date of birth: 22.09.1990 Mervin TRAN
USA
Place of birth: Regina CAN
Height: 175 cm
Home town: Montreal CAN
Profession: athlete, coach
Hobbies: softball, skateboarding, puns, cooking, eating beyond life sustaining needs
Start sk. / Club: 1994 / SC of Boston
Internet / Social Media contact: Twitter & Instagram: @skate_moivo
Internet / Social Media contact (couple): figureskaters-online.com/castelli-tran
Former Partners Natasha Purich, Narumi Takahashi
Coach: Bruno Marcotte, Richard Gauthier, Sylvie Fullum
Choreographer: Julie Marcotte
Former Coach: Bobby Martin, Carrie Wall
Practice low season: 32 h / week Montreal/CAN
Practice high season: 28 h / week Montreal/CAN
Music Short Program / Short Dance as of season 2017/2018
Fallin' by Alicia Keys
Music Free Skating / Free Dance as of season 2017/2018
Women by Shawn Phillips
Personal Best Total Score177.1518.11.2017 ISU GP Internationaux de France 2017
Personal Best Score Short Program67.5030.09.2016 ISU CS Autumn Classic International 2016
Personal Best Score Free Skating118.1618.11.2017 ISU GP Internationaux de France 2017
 
10/11
 
11/12
 
12/13
 
13/14
 
14/15
 
15/16
 
16/17
 
17/18
Olympic Games
World Champ.
European Champ.
Four Continents
World Juniors
National Champ.
 
9.(1)
 
7.(1)
3.(1)
5.S(3) / 1.S(1)
 
3.(1)
 
5.(1)
 
5.S(3) / 1.S(1)
 
13.(3)
 
3.(3)
 
1.S(3)
9.(3)
11.(3)
 
5.(2)
 
1.S(3) / 4.S(2)
 
 
 
 
 
6.S
 
 
 
6.
 
3.S
 
 
 
 
 
2.S
 
 
 
 
 
 
S=Senior; J=Junior; N=Novice
International CompetitionYearPlace
ISU GP Trophee Eric Bompard 2015 Bordeaux 2015 6.
ISU CS Golden Spin of Zagreb 2015 Zagreb 2015 5.
ISU CS Autumn Classic International 2016 Montreal 2016 3.
ISU GP 2016 Progressive Skate America Chicago, Il. 2016 7.
Internation CompetitionYearPlace
ISU GP Trophee de France 2016 Paris 2016 5.
ISU CS Autumn Classic International 2017 Montreal 2017 4.
ISU GP Rostelecom Cup 2017 Moscow 2017 7.
ISU GP Internationaux de France 2017 Grenoble 2017 6.
(1): Narumi TAKAHASHI / Mervin TRAN (JPN), (2): Natasha PURICH / Mervin TRAN (CAN) , (3): Marissa CASTELLI / Simon SHNAPIR (USA)
Castelli/Tran teamed up in 2015. He is the 2012 World bronze medalist, competing for Japan with former partner Narumi Takahashi. He also competed for his native Canada in the 2013/14 season. Castelli is an Olympic bronze medalist in the team event at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games with former partner Simon Shnapir. The couple also lists Nick Young and Ian Conolly as their coaches. Tran also lists , picking things up and putting them back down (e.g., weights, books, guitar, ukulele, girls), making unnecessary lists as his hobbies.
Personal Bests (new) |  Competition Results
© copyright by: International Skating Union, Avenue Juste-Olivier 17, CH - 1006 Lausanne
last update: 18.11.2017 21:38:30