Nick Buckland
Figure skating

Nick Buckland

Figure skating
  • Event Mixed Ice Dance
  • Date of Birth 06/09/1989
  • Born Nottingham
  • Coach Evgeny Platov/ Philip Askew

BIOGRAPHY

Nick Buckland, alongside ice dance partner Penny Coomes, represented Team GB at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games.

The Vancouver Games were their debut Games and they placed 20th.

Buckland and Coomes went to the same school as well as the same University in Nottingham Trent.

The pair placed second at the British Championships 2009.

Buckland started ice skating at the age of three with a huge family background in the sport; his grandfather a British Speed Skating Champion and his grandmother used to skate in ice shows! In his spare time, he enjoys both golf and football and is a Nottingham Forrest supporter.

Nick recently had surgery after being diagnosed with tachycardia - a form of arrhythmia, a condition in which the heart beats faster than normal.

Medal Record

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