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Madison Chock

Athlete from United States of America

Madison Chock Madison La'akea Te-Lan Hall Chock (born July 2, 1992) is an American ice dancer. She competed with Greg Zuerlein from 2006 to 2011. With Zuerlein, she is the 2009 World Junior champion, 2011 U.S. national bronze medalist, 2009 U.S. junior national champion and 2008 Junior Grand Prix Final champion. She currently skates with Evan Bates. Chock was born in Torrance, California. She attended Novi High School. On her mother's side, she is of German, English, Irish, French and Dutch descent, and on her father's side, she is of Hawaiian-Chinese descent. La'akea means "sacred light from heaven" and Te-Lan means "special or unique orchid." Madison Chock began skating at the age of five, after becoming interested by watching it on TV with her parents. Ice dancing was suggested to her at the age of 12 and she found she enjoyed it, although she initially had no interest in dance. She also tried pair skating and took all the tests through to intermediate level. Chock skated for one season with Kurt Lingenfelter on the intermediate level. They won the pewter medal at the 2006 U.S. Junior Championships. Chock teamed up with Zuerlein in June 2006. They placed 5th in the novice division at the 2007  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Date of birth
1992-07-02
Place of birth
Torrance
Nationality
United States of America
Profession
Figure Skater

Athlete facts

Sports
Figure skating

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