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About

Kim is the 2010 Olympic champion, 2014 Olympic silver medalist and a two-time world champion (2009, '13) ... Announced in July 2012 her return to competition and intentions to retire after the 2014 Olympics.

Kim is the first Korean figure skater to win an ISU championship (2006 world junior championship), medal at an ISU championship (silver at the 2005 world junior championships) and win the world title, which she did in 2009, becoming the first woman to crack the 200-point barrier under the IJS in the process ... Has never finished off the podium at any competition in her career ... Trained partially in Canada ... Brian Orser, her former coach, is the 1984 and 1988 Olympic silver medalist.

Season Notes

  • 2013-14 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Send In the Clowns" by Stephen Sondheim
    FS Music: "Adios Nonino" by Astor Piazzolla

  • 2012-13 Season Notes
    SP Music: Music from the soundtrack of The Kiss of the Vampire
    FS Music: Music from the soundtrack of Les Miserables

  • 2010-11 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Giselle" by Adolphe Adam
    FS Music: Homage to Korea

  • 2009-10 Season Notes
    SP Music: James Bond medley by Monty Norman, John Barry and David Arnold
    FS Music: "Concerto in F" by George Gershwin

  • 2008-09 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Danse Macabre" by Camille Saint-Saëns
    FS Music: "Scheherazade" by Nikoli Rimsky-Korsakov

  • 2007-08 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Die Fledermaus" by Johann Strauss II
    FS Music: Music from Miss Saigon by Claude-Michel Schönberg

  • 2006-07 Season Notes
    SP Music: "El Tango de Roxanne" from the Moulin Rouge! soundtrack by Craig Armstrong and "Despertar" by Ástor Piazzolla
    FS Music: "The Lark Ascending" by Ralph Vaughan Williams

  • 2005-06 Season Notes
    SP Music: "El Tango de Roxanne" from the Moulin Rouge! soundtrack by Craig Armstrong and "Despertar" by Ástor Piazzolla
    FS Music: "Papa, Can You Hear Me?" from Yentl by Michel Legrand

  • 2004-05 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Snowstorm" by Georgy Sviridov
    FS Music: "Papa, Can You Hear Me?" from Yentl by Michel Legrand

  • 2003-04 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Snowstorm" by Georgy Sviridov
    FS Music: Music from Carmen by Georges Bizet

  • 2002-03 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Can-can" by Jacques Offenbach
    FS Music: Music from Carmen by Georges Bizet

  • 2001-02 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Can-can" by Jacques Offenbach
    FS Music: "The Carnival of the Animals" by Camille Saint-Saëns

Competitive History

  • 2014 - Olympic Winter Games - 2nd
  • 2013 - Golden Spin - 1st
  • 2013 - World Championships - 1st
  • 2012 - NRW Trophy - 1st
  • 2011 - World Championships - 2nd
  • 2010 - World Championships - 2nd
  • 2010 - Olympic Games - 1st
  • 2009 - Grand Prix Final - 1st
  • 2009 - Skate America - 1st
  • 2009 - Trophee Eric Bompard - 1st
  • 2009 - World Championships - 1st
  • 2009 - Four Continents Championships - 1st
  • 2008 - Grand Prix Final - 2nd
  • 2008 - Cup of China - 1st
  • 2008 - Skate America - 1st
  • 2008 - World Championships - 3rd
  • 2007 - Grand Prix Final - 1st
  • 2007 - Cup of Russia - 1st
  • 2007 - Cup of China - 1st
  • 2007 - World Championships - 3rd
  • 2007 - South Korean Championships - 1st
  • 2006 - Grand Prix Final - 1st
  • 2006 - Trophee Eric Bompard - 1st
  • 2006 - Skate Canada - 3rd
  • 2006 - World Junior Championships - 1st
  • 2006 - South Korean Championships - 1st
  • 2005 - Junior Grand Prix Final - 1st
  • 2005 - Junior Grand Prix (Bulgaria) - 1st
  • 2005 - Junior Grand Prix (Slovakia) - 1st
  • 2005 - World Junior Championships - 2nd
  • 2005 - South Korean Championships - 1st
  • 2004 - Junior Grand Prix Final - 2nd
  • 2004 - Junior Grand Prix (Hungary) - 1st
  • 2004 - Junior Grand Prix (China) - 2nd
  • 2004 - South Korean Championships - 3rd
  • 2003 - South Korean Championships - 1st