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    Nam Nguyen

    I can't believe no one has started a fan thread for this spicy young man! Congratulations on the Canadian National title!

    May 2015 UPDATE

    Nam had such a wonderful debut senior season! Congratulations to him and his fans!

    Wikipedia
    http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nam_Nguyen

    ISU bio
    http://www.isuresults.com/bios/isufs00012641.htm

    Icenetwork bio
    http://web.icenetwork.com/skaters/profile/nam_nguyen

    Tracings
    http://tracings.net/nguy-nam.html

    Social Media
    Twitter: https://mobile.twitter.com/namnamnoodle
    Instagram
    https://instagram.com/namnamnoodle/

    Programs


    2014-15

    SP "Sinnerman" by Nina Simone
    FS La Strada soundtrack by Nino Rota

    2015 World Team Trophy SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0a3e6Je2HsM
    2015 World Team Trophy FS
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kEKXdZXl_-U

    2015 World.Championships SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DYp7Lkr86nk
    2015 World Championships FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cnz2N1HvpBo

    2015 Four Continents SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xf8BG5UlN8w
    2015 Four Continents FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6TI98VRdPUQ

    2015 Canadian Championships SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AHN40OvhCIo
    2015 Canadian Championships FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCYN4DQSpjI

    2014 Autumn Classic. SP
    http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x28...uyen-can_sport
    2014 Autumn Classic FS
    http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x28...uyen-can_sport
    2014 Autumn Classic CBC Report
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_SR7SWQSWu8

    2014 Sectionals SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WZAXdhvEzlw
    2014 Sectionals FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HI9s5Rq8PI

    2014 Skate America SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ugMhz9cAvj4
    2014 Skate America FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AR8MYfa49hs

    2013-14

    SP "Unsquare Dance" from Walking on Eggshell by Dave Brubek, performed by Patty Milner
    FS "Air" (on the G string) and "Fantasia and Fugue in C minor" by J. S. Bach

    2013 Thornhill.Summer Skate SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YXwseIpOqr8
    2013 Thornhill.Summer Skate FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KledrfjUZ98

    2014 Junior Worlds SPBritish Eurosport
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qeNtK8_UjwY
    2014 Junior Worlds FS British Eurosport
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tEOqL6w0Ofwo

    2013 JGP Baltic Cup SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O8X-VQOZERs
    2013 JGP Baltic Cup FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TqYxlePEOp0

    2013 JGP Mexico Cup SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pz06JCQyHNY
    2013 JGP Mexico Cup FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pz06JCQyHNY

    2012-13

    SP "The Ritz, Roll and Rock" and "Red Blues" by Cole Porter
    FS "Air" (on the G string) and "Fantasia and Fugue in C minor" by J. S. Bach

    2013 Junior Worlds SP
    http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xxu...guyen-sp_sport
    2013 Junior Worlds FS

    2013 World Junior Report by CBC
    http://www.cbc.ca/player/Sports/Figu...ID/2340027264/

    2012 JGP.Courchevel SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qvIIsglk-ew
    2012 JGP Courchevel FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=26PsioKI2Lw

    2012 JGP Istanbul SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nrQ84CYIw6o
    2012 JGP Istanbul FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jAtXVg6oosE

    2011-12

    SP "Smooth Criminal" by Michael Jackson, performed by David Garrett
    FS "Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 1" by Ludwig van Beethoven and "Piano Concerto No. 5" ("Emperor") by Ludwig van Beethoven

    2012 Junior Worlds SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVozXWoY2lk
    2012 Junior Worlds FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1yXEnN6ZSOA

    2011 Volvo Cup SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Si5XzrpKSk
    2011 Volvo Cup. FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Si5XzrpKSk

    2011 Brasov Cup SP
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dFFayt3wFro
    2011 Brasov Cup.FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7YNArEuWCgU

    2010-11


    SP "Smooth Criminal" by Michael Jackson, performed by David Garrett
    FS "Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major" by Ludwig van Beethoven

    2011 Canadian Nationals Junior FS
    http://www.youtube.com/?reload=7&rdm...?v=nGLejz7zq4w

    2010 Challenge Skate FS
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A7JImceUalg

    Competitive History

    Competition SP LP Final

    2015 World Team Trophy - 4th (team)
    2015 World Championships 9 4 5 (242.59)
    2015 Four Continents Championships 14 8 11(209.33)
    2015 Canadian Championships 1 1 1 (256.88)
    2014 Cup of China 6 5. 4 (221.85)
    2014 Skate America 7 2. 3 (232.24)
    2014 Autumn Classic International 5 1. 2 (225.63)
    2014 World Championships 16. 9. 12 (214.06)
    2014 World Junior Championships 1. 1. 1. (217.06)
    2014 Four Continents Championships 10 10 10 (204.69)
    2014 Canadian National Championships 7 4 5 (218.43)
    2014 Skate Canada Challenge 7 3 3 (194.00)
    2013 JGP Baltic Cup 23 12 16 (138.87)
    2013 JGP Mexico Cup 4 4 4 (181.04)
    2013 World Junior Championships 16 9 12 (172.58)
    2013 Canadian National Championships 6 6 6 (200.69)
    2013 Skate Canada Challenge 11 4 4 (173.92)
    2013 Central Ontario Sectionals 3 1 2 (183.80)
    2012 JGP Bosphorus 3 3 3 (171.56)
    2012 JGP Courchevel 11 8 9 (148.45)
    2012 World Junior Championships 18 11 13 (168.20)
    2012 World Junior Championships -- Preliminary Round 1 1 (PR)
    2012 Canadian National Championships 8 6 7 (179.28)
    2012 Skate Canada Challenge 6 3 3 (163.62)
    2012 BC/Yukon Sectionals 3 1 2 (169.91)
    2011 Brasov Cup [JGP] 5 2 3 (169.55)
    2011 Volvo Cup [JGP] 12 9 12 (148.95)
    2011 Canadian Junior National Championships 2 1 1 (169.89)
    2011 Skate Canada Junior Challenges 3 2 3 (143.14)
    2011 BC/Yukon Junior Sectionals 1 1 1 (159.11)
    2010 Canadian Junior National Championships 4 3 3 (148.81)
    2010 Skate Canada Junior Challenges 3 1 1 (155.14)
    2010 BC/Yukon Junior Sectionals 1 1 1 (162.30)
    2009 Canadian Novice National Championships 2 1 1 (107.92)
    2009 Novice Western Challenge 4 1 1 (103.27)
    2009 BC/Yukon Novice Sectionals 1 1 1 (117.77)

    Exhibitions

    Baby Pictures!!

    2009 Four Continents Gala- over three minutes into the video, ten year old Nam skates to The Bee Movie soundtrack
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i31_ep9Rkgc

    2009 BC/YT Gala of Champions- Smile and Don't Stop Till You Get Enough by Michael Jackson
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZDkNkBapURs

    April 2013 York Figure Skating Club Show
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8JnFM9n_YdQ

    2014 Skate America Gala-Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is? by Chicago
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CvadXYIuvB0

    2014 Cup of China Gala- Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is? by Chicago
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VbHLezqT31k

    2015 World Championships Gala.- Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is? by Chicago
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qNvQnBhdrkQ

    GS Articles and Threads

    http://www.goldenskate.com/2014/07/nam-nguyen/
    Associated thread
    http://www.goldenskate.com/forum/sho...ghlight=nguyen


    March 2014 Thread on article "Nam Nguyen the Future of Canadian Figure Skating"
    http://www.goldenskate.com/forum/sho...ghlight=nguyen

    2011 GS reports on Canadian Nationals "Nam Nguyen Captures Junior Men's Title"
    http://www.goldenskate.com/2011/01/n...or-mens-title/

    Thread on 2012 Globe and mail article, "Nam Nguyen A Small Wondet
    http://www.goldenskate.com/forum/sho...ghlight=nguyen

    2011 GS "Canada's Nguyen Continues to Rise"
    http://www.goldenskate.com/2011/04/c...inues-to-rise/
    GS associated thread
    http://www.goldenskate.com/forum/sho...ghlight=nguyen

    Articles and other media

    A Day in the Life- Nam Nguyen. A special interview at 2015 Worlds
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8FPMoGECuZo

    TV Interview after his 2014 Junior World win
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lDQ-EvOVtXc

    2015 Icenetwork Article on 2015 Worlds: "In Banner Year, Orser Achieves Greatest Triumph"
    http://web.icenetwork.com/news/2015/...eatest-triumph

    CBC "Canada's Next Great Figure Skater"
    http://www.cbc.ca/sportslongform/ent...-figure-skater

    CBC "Nam Nguyen's Aggressive Skate Pays Off at Figure Skating Worlds"
    http://www.cbc.ca/m/sports/figureska...rlds-1.3013549

    Pre 2015 Worlds Icenetwork "Focusex Nguyen Doesn't Feel Pressure of Big Stage"
    http://web.icenetwork.com/news/2015/...e-of-big-stage

    CBC "Nam Nguyen's Rise at Worlds Highlights Canada's Talent"
    http://www.cbc.ca/m/sports/figureska...lent-1.3014365

    CTV "Toronto's Nam Nguyen, 16, Takes Canadian Men's Figure Skating Title"
    http://www.ctvnews.ca/sports/toronto...itle-1.2204596

    Icenetwork "Nguyen Claims Canadian Men's Gold by Wide Margin"
    http://web.icenetwork.com/news/2015/...by-wide-margin

    Icenetwork " Practice Makes Perfect for Canada's Young Nguyen"
    http://web.icenetwork.com/news/2014/...s-young-nguyen

    Skate Canada federation "Nam Nguyen Wins Bronze Medal at Skate America"
    http://www.skatecanada.ca/2014/10/ca...skate-america/

    Icenetwork about Skate America "Machida Wins Handily to Become Repeat Champion"
    http://web.icenetwork.com/news/2014/...epeat-champion

    Icenetwork "Miner Holds Off Nguyen for Autumn Classic Gold"
    http://web.icenetwork.com/news/2014/...n-classic-gold

    The Star March 2014, "Nam Nguyen Growing Into Role as Future of Canadian Figure Skating"
    http://t.thestar.com/#/article/sport...e_skating.html

    Icenetwork Canadian Nguyen Takes World Junior Title
    http://web.icenetwork.com/news/2014/...d-junior-title
    Last edited by dorispulaski; 05-12-2015 at 10:05 AM.

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    I can see 3 ORser boys on the World podium

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    Congratulations Nam on winning Canadian Nationals! I hope it will just be the first among many.

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    Sign me up. I've been watching him closely and he continues to impress me every time I see him.

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    I love how he's improving so quickly! And his consistency!

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    where can I watch his national LP, any links?

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    Quote Originally Posted by yyyskate View Post
    where can I watch his national LP, any links?

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCYN4DQSpjI

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    ^^ thanks, his jumps reminds me of young Yuzuru. not much power but very secure, you are not worried at all when he goes into a jump that he will land it.

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    He impresses me the most with his mentality and consistency I think. He just seemed to be unfazed and not nervous at all. Orser is a proud papa indeed!

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    congratulations mr spicy!!! they should consider changing the name of The Cricket Club to The Champions Club 4 national champions as far as i know (1 from ladies of course, miss elizabet turzynbaeva )

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    Quote Originally Posted by firal View Post
    He impresses me the most with his mentality and consistency I think. He just seemed to be unfazed and not nervous at all. Orser is a proud papa indeed!
    The men's field needs more skaters like Nam.

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    So excited for Nam! I was at my little sisters birthday party when I read he won his first title and I literally threw my hands up and yelled 'yes!' and then had to explain to the room of teenagers that figure skating is a very important sport

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    Of course figure skating is a very important sport!

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    What a great Worlds finish for Nam! He actually edged out Yuzu on TES in the FS!

    That was spicy

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    Quote Originally Posted by peg View Post
    What a great Worlds finish for Nam! He actually edged out Yuzu on TES in the FS!

    That was spicy
    He has done much better than expected. To see all 3 Cricket brothers in top 5 was just the best thing ever.^^ Before the last group start I was like "Omg, he's actually in position for a medal" but considering who was skating next, it would have required a big disaster for most skaters to happen considering the SP scores. And that's not something you wish to see (though it did happen a lot. I particulary felt bad for Sergei :()
    That will give him confidence and motivation for the next year. I'm looking foward to seeing what he'll plan.

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