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Coomes and Buckland skate to Grand Prix bronze in Russia

British pair Penny Coomes and Nick Buckland picked up their first ever figure skating Grand Prix medal after securing ice dance bronze in the Ro...

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Coomes and Buckland look to future with confidence

Penny Coomes felt one thing and Nick Buckland felt another as they ended their second Olympic campaign together in Sochi – but they're in agreem...

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Ice dancers Coomes and Buckland eyeing top ten in Sochi

British ice dancers Penny Coomes and Nick Buckland were left cursing the clock after a fractional error cost them the chance to push into the to...

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Disappointed Coomes and Buckland vow to put it right

Penny Coomes admitted it was a struggle to hide her feelings after a disappointing start to her Olympic campaign with ice dance partner Nick Buc...

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Platov enthuses about star couple Coomes and Buckland

Evgeny Platov knows how demanding a Russian figure skating audience can be and he knows what it takes to impress Olympic judges.

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Medal Record

Sochi 2014
  • 0 Gold
  • 0 Silver
  • 0 Bronze
Vancouver 2010
  • 0 Gold
  • 0 Silver
  • 0 Bronze

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.