Rising Figure Skating Star:
Jeremy Abbott is considered one of the top male figure skaters in the United States.
U.S. National Figure Skating Champion:
Abbott won the 2012, 2010, and 2009 U.S. Figure Skating Championships. He won the Pewter Medal at the U.S. National Figure Skating Championships
in 2007 and 2008. In 2005, he won the U.S. National Junior Men's title.
Singles, Pairs, Dance:
Date of Birth and Hometown:
Jeremy Abbott was born on June 5, 1985 in Aspen, Colorado. He calls Aspen home, but has lived and trained in Colorado Springs since 1999.
coached Abbott since 1999. Some of Jeremy's other coaches included Becky Calvin, Eddie Shipstad
, Jill Trenary, Tom Dickson
, Catarina Lindgren, and Kathy Johnson
. In 2009, Abbott made a coaching change to World Figure Skating Champion Yuka Sato.
Figure Skating Club:
Abbott's hobbies include drawing, writing, music, snowboarding, and reading.
Jeremy Abbott is a graduate of Cheyenne Mountain High School in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Jeremy Abbott's performance at the 2008 Cup of China Grand Prix of Figure Skating
has brought him into the world's figure skating spotlight. Some people have said that if Abbott can skate more performances like he did in China, that he may win Worlds
or the Olympics. Jeremy Abbott does dream of Olympic gold.