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Anabelle Langlois and Cody Hay at the 2010 Olympics
Personal information
Country represented Canada
Born July 21, 1981 (1981-07-21) (age 40)
Grand-Mère, Quebec
Height 1.50 m (4 ft 11 in)
Partner Cody Hay
Former partner Patrice Archetto
Former coach Lee Barkell, Doug Leigh, Shane Denison, Jan Ullmark
Former choreographer David Wilson, Lori Nichol, Nikolai Morozov, Shae-Lynn Bourne
Skating club CPA Hull
Former training locations Barrie
Edmonton
Began skating 1989
Retired May 2010
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 179.97
2010 Olympics
Short program 64.20
2010 Olympics
Free skate 115.77
2010 Olympics

Anabelle Langlois (born July 21, 1981) is a Canadian pair skater. She is the 2008 Canadian Figure Skating Championships with Cody Hay and the 2002 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships silver medallist with Patrice Archetto.

Career

Langlois teamed up with Patrice Archetto in 1998. She fractured her skull as a result of a fall on a throw jump at the 1998 Canadian Championships. She wore a hockey helmet for six months afterward. Langlois/Archetto won the silver medal at the 2002 Four Continents Championships, five Grand Prix medals, and five Canadian national medals. Jan Ullmark coached the pair in Edmonton. Their partnership ended when Archetto retired from competition in 2005.

Langlois teamed up with Cody Hay in 2005. The pair finished 4th at the 2006 Skate America. They were forced to withdraw from their second event, 2006 Cup of Russia, because the airline lost Langlois' skates. Langlois/Hay took bronze at the 2007 Canadian Championships and were named to their first Worlds team. They placed 10th at the 2007 World Championships in Tokyo, Japan.

In the 2007–08 season, Langlois/Hay competed at Skate Canada and NHK Trophy, before winning their first national title at the 2008 Canadian Championships in Vancouver, British Columbia. They went on to compete at the 2008 World Championships in Sweden, where they placed 8th.

Langlois sustained a spiral fracture to her lower right fibula during practice on July 23, 2008 and underwent surgery a week later, after which she had five screws and a metal plate in her ankle. The pair, assigned to the 2008 Skate Canada International and 2008 NHK Trophy, withdrew from both Grand Prix events. Langlois returned to training in mid-September but had trouble walking during a January 6, 2009 practice session. It was determined that she had tissue damage and the pair withdrew from the 2009 Canadian Championships. Around February 2009, she had surgery to remove the screws and metal plate. The pair subsequently withdrew from the 2009 Four Continents Championships and 2009 World Championships.

Langlois/Hay's first international competition back from her injury was the 2009 Nebelhorn Trophy held in Oberstdorf, Germany. Later on in November 2009, they were back on the Grand Prix circuit where they placed 4th at Skate Canada in Kitchener, Ontario. At the 2010 Canadian Championships in London, Ontario, Langlois/Hay won the silver medal behind Jessica Dubé / Bryce Davison and were named to the Olympic team. They placed 9th in Vancouver, British Columbia.

On May 21, 2010, Langlois announced her retirement from competition. She participated in the fall 2010 and fall 2011 seasons of Battle of the Blades on CBC.

Personal life

Langlois and Hay became engaged in 2010. They married on May 21, 2012. Their daughter, Mia Olivia Hay, was born on March 28, 2013. Their son, Zac, was born in 2016.

Programs

With Hay

Season Short program Free skating
2009–2010
  • Fascination
2007–2008
2006–2007
  • The Notebook
2005–2006
  • The Messiah Is Coming

With Archetto

Season Short program Free skating
2004–2005
  • Un homme et son péché
    by Michel Cusson
2003–2004
2002–2003
2001–2002
  • Gypsy Earrings
    by Puerto Vallarat Squeeze

  • As Time Goes By
    John Evans Orchestra
  • Trumpet Blues
    John Evans Orchestra
  • I Will Wait For You
    (from The Umbrellas of Cherbourg)
    by Michel Legrand
    Pittsburg Symphony Orchestra
2000–2001
  • Puerro Vallarra Squeeze
    by Wille and Lobo
  • Gypsy Earrings
    by Strunz and Farah

Competitive highlights

GP: Grand Prix

With Hay

International
Event 2005–06 2006–07 2007–08 2009–10
Olympics 9th
Worlds 10th 8th 10th
Four Continents 6th 7th
GP Cup of Russia WD
GP NHK Trophy 5th
GP Skate America 4th
GP Skate Canada 4th 4th 4th
Karl Schäfer 2nd
Nebelhorn Trophy 3rd
National
Canadian Champ. 4th 3rd 1st 2nd
WD = Withdrew
Langlois/Hay did not compete in the 2008–2009 season.

With Archetto

International
Event 97–98 98–99 99–00 00–01 01–02 02–03 03–04 04–05
Olympics 12th
Worlds 10th 5th 8th
Four Continents 6th 2nd 4th 5th
GP Final 6th 4th
GP Lalique/Bompard 4th WD
GP NHK Trophy WD 3rd 2nd
GP Skate Canada 3rd 3rd 4th 4th
GP Skate America 2nd
National
Canadian Champ. WD 9th 6th 3rd 3rd 2nd 2nd 3rd
WD = Withdrew
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