Gabriella Papadakis is a French ice dancer. With her partner, Guillaume Cizeron, she is the 2018 Olympic silver medalist, a four-time World champion, a five-time consecutive European champion, the 2017 and 2019 Grand Prix Final champion, and a six-time French national champion. They have won ten gold medals on the Grand Prix series. Earlier in their career, they won silver at the 2012 Junior Grand Prix Final and at the 2013 World Junior Championships. Papadakis and Cizeron have broken world records 29 times, which is in itself a record across all figure skating disciplines since the introduction of the ISU Judging System in 2004. They are the current and historical world record holders in short dance, free dance, and combined total. They are the first team to have broken the 90-point barrier in the rhythm dance, 120-point and 130-point barriers in the free dance, and the first team to score above the 200-point, 210-point and 220-point barriers in the combined total score.
|Born:||May 10, 1995, Clermont-Ferrand, France|
|Residence:||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|Coach:||Romain Haguenauer, Marie-France Dubreuil, Patrice Lauzon, Catherine Pinard|
|Former coach:||Muriel Boucher-Zazoui, Catherine Papadakis|
|Choreographer:||Marie-France Dubreuil, Christopher Dean|
|Former choreographer:||Alain Gruttadoria, Diana Ribas, Catherine Papadakis|
|Skating club:||Clermont-Ferrand, Gadbois Centre|
|Former training locations:||Lyon, Clermont-Ferrand|
|World standing:||2 (2017–18), 3 (2016–17), 4 (2015–16), 5 (2014–15), 18 (2013–14), 23 (2012–13), 30 (2011–12), 65 (2010–11), 129 (2009–10)|
|Combined total:||226.61 (WR), 2019 NHK Trophy|
|Short dance:||90.03 (WR), 2019 NHK Trophy|
|Free dance:||136.58 (WR), 2019 NHK Trophy|
|Twitter:||Gabriella Papadakis's Twitter profile|
|Instagram:||Gabriella Papadakis's Instagram profile|
About Gabriella Papadakis
Two-time World Champion figure skater and ice dancer who won a third continental title at the 2017 European Championships. She has amassed more than 70,000 Instagram followers.
She teamed up with her long-time skating partner Guillaume Cizeron at the age of 9.
In 2015, she sustained a concussion after a fall in practice.
Her mother Catherine was a skating coach, and her father owned a food truck.
During the 2017 season, she and her partner performed a routine set to "Shape of You" by Ed Sheeran.
Information related to Gabriella Papadakis
- Olympic figure skaters of France
- French female ice dancers
- Sportspeople from Clermont-Ferrand
- Olympic medalists in figure skating
- European Figure Skating Championships medalists
- World Junior Figure Skating Championships medalists
- Olympic silver medalists for France
- World Figure Skating Championships medalists