Caroline Zhang: “I hope to skate to the best of my abilities”

Caroline Zhang is the 2010 Four Continents bronze medalist, the 2007 World Junior Champion, the 2006/2007 Junior Grand Prix Final Champion and the 2009 U.S. bronze medalist.

For the 2010/2011 ISU Grand Prix season, Zhang was assigned to the 2010 NHK Trophy and the 2010 Skate America. She placed 7th in the 2010 NHK Trophy with 133.86 points and 9th at the 2010 Skate America with 132.49. She placed 12th at the 2011 US Nationals.

Caroline is proficient at the piano, was concert master in her middle school’s orchestra on violin, and was a ballet dancer before switching to figure skating.

She was born in Boston and moved to California at a young age. Her parents are from Wuhan, China, and her older sister, Yang Yang, was born in China. The Zhang family currently lives in Brea, California. Caroline Zhang is bilingual in English and Chinese (Mandarin).

She trains at the East West Ice Palace in Artesia, which is the rink owned by the Kwan family.

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