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Sasha Cohen
Sasha Cohen 2009 SOI Halifax Spiral.jpg
Cohen performs an inside edge forward Arabesque penchée spiral at the 2009 Stars on Ice in Halifax.
Personal information
Full name Alexandra Pauline Cohen
Country represented  United States
Born October 26, 1984 (1984-10-26) (age 35)
Westwood, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Home town Newport Beach, California, U.S.
Height 1.58 m (5 ft 2 in)
Former coach John Nicks, Rafael Arutyunyan, Tatiana Tarasova, Robin Wagner
Former choreographer Lori Nichol, Nikolai Morozov, David Wilson, Tatiana Tarasova, Marina Zueva, Igor Shpilband, Robin Wagner, Ekaterina Gordeeva
Skating club Orange County FSC
Former training locations Aliso Viejo, California
Simsbury, Connecticut
Began skating 1992
Retired 2010
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 197.60
2003 Skate Canada
Short program 71.12
2003 Skate Canada
Free skate 130.89
2003 Skate America

Alexandra Pauline "Sasha" Cohen (born October 26, 1984) is an American figure skater. She is the 2006 Olympic silver medalist, a three-time World Championship medalist, the 2003 Grand Prix Final Champion, and the 2006 U.S. Champion. She is known for her artistry, flexibility and body lines, and musical interpretation. As of 2019, Cohen is the most recent American woman to medal individually in figure skating at the Olympics.

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