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Emily Chan
Personal information
Country represented United States
Born August 11, 1997 (1997-08-11) (age 24)
Pasadena, Texas, U.S.
Residence McKinney, Texas, U.S.
Height 1.61 m (5 ft 3+12 in)
Partner Spencer Akira Howe
Coach Aleksey Letov
Choreographer Olga Ganicheva
Skating club Dallas FSC
Training locations Plano, Texas
Began skating 2001
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 139.43
2016 CS U.S. International Figure Skating Classic
Short program 54.22
2016 CS U.S. International Figure Skating Classic
Free skate 89.28
2015 JGP Slovakia

Emily Chan (born August 11, 1997) is an American competitive figure skater. She is the 2016 U.S. Junior champion and the 2015 U.S. Novice champion.

Early life

Chan was born in Pasadena, Texas, and began skating at the age of four.


Chan competed at the novice level until the 2014–15 season. At the U.S. Championships, she finished sixth in 2013 and ninth in 2014 before winning the gold medal in 2015.

In 2015–16, Chan moved up to the junior level. She made her ISU Junior Grand Prix (JGP) debut in Bratislava, Slovakia, finishing sixth. She won the gold medal at the 2016 U.S. Championships.


With Howe

Season Short program Free skating Exhibition
  • Onmyoji 2
    by Shigeru Umebayashi

Single skating

Season Short program Free skating Exhibition
  • Chopin
    by Edvin Martin
    choreo. by Olga Ganicheva

Competitive highlights

GP: Grand Prix; CS: Challenger Series; JGP: Junior Grand Prix

Pairs with Howe

Event 2020–21
GP Skate America 7th
U.S. Championships 5th
ISP Points Challenge 8th
Championship Series 1st
TBD = Assigned

Pairs with Mitrofanov

Event 2014–15
U.S. Championships 8th N
N = Novice level

Ladies singles

Event 08–09 09–10 10–11 11–12 12–13 13–14 14–15 15–16 16–17 17–18
CS U.S. Classic 6th
JGP Slovakia 6th
Gardena 2nd J
U.S. Champ. 6th N 9th N 1st N 1st J 20th
Midwestern 4th N 2nd N 1st N 2nd J
Southwestern 5th V 6th I 1st I 5th N 3rd N 3rd N 1st N 1st J
Levels: V = Juvenile; I = Intermediate; N = Novice; J = Junior
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