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About

Messing is the 2018 Canadian silver medalist.

Started skating at age 3 after watching the 1994 Olympic Winter Games ... Formerly skated pairs with Ellie Gottstein ... Previously coached by Anne Durham (1995-99) ... Competed for the United States until 2014, winning the U.S. novice bronze medal in 2007 and the U.S. junior silver medal in 2009 ... Won two medals (one gold, one silver) on the Junior Grand Prix Series and qualified for the 2010 Junior Grand Prix Final ... Announced in July 2014 that he would begin skating for Canada in the 2014-15 season ... Younger brother, Paxon, is a competitive snowboarder and has qualified for the national championships several times.

Season Notes

  • 2017-18 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Singin' in the Rain" by Nacio Herb Brown, performed by Gene Kelly
    FS Music: "The Sober Dawn" from City Lights and "The Reel Chaplin: A Symphonic Adventure, Pt. 2" by Charlie Chaplin
  • 2015-16 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Always Look on the Bright Side of Life" by John Altman
    FS Music: Theme from The Pink Panther by Henry Mancini
  • 2013-14 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Sing, Sing, Sing" by Benny Goodman
    FS Music: Music from The Mask of Zorro by James Horner
  • 2012-13 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Sing, Sing, Sing" by Benny Goodman
    FS Music: Music from The Matrix by Rob Dougan

  • 2011-12 Season Notes
    SP Music: Selections from the Robin Hood soundtrack by Marc Streitenfeld
    FS Music: Music from the Clash of the Titans soundtrack by Ramin Djawadi and music from the Pirates of the Caribbean soundtrack by Hans Zimmer

  • 2010-11 Season Notes
    SP Music: Music from the Robin Hood soundtrack
    FS Music: Music from the soundtrack of The Incredible Hulk

  • 2009-10 Season Notes
    SP Music: Music from the soundtrack of The Soloist by Dario Marianelli
    FS Music: Music from the soundtrack of The Incredible Hulk by Danny Elfman

  • 2008-09 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Fundamentum" by Lesiem
    FS Music: Selections from the Gremlins soundtrack

  • 2007-08 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Fundamentum" by Lesiem
    FS Music: Selections from the Gremlins soundtrack

Competitive History

  • 2018 - Olympic Winter Games - 12th
  • 2018 - Canadian Championships - 2nd
  • 2017 - NHK Trophy - 5th
  • 2017 - Skate Canada - 8th
  • 2017 - Autumn Classic International - 3rd
  • 2017 - Canadian Championships - 5th
  • 2016 - Golden Spin of Zagreb - 3rd
  • 2016 - Autumn Classic International - 4th
  • 2016 - Canadian Championships - 6th
  • 2015 - Skate Canada - 11th
  • 2015 - Ondrej Nepela Trophy - 5th
  • 2015 - Canadian Championships - 5th
  • 2014 - U.S. Championships - 12th
  • 2014 - Pacific Coast Sectional - 4th
  • 2013 - U.S. Championships - 16th
  • 2013 - Pacific Coast Sectional - 1st
  • 2012 - Coupe de Nice - 1st
  • 2012 - Nebelhorn Trophy - 3rd
  • 2012 - U.S. Championships - 7th
  • 2012 - Pacific Coast Sectional - 3rd
  • 2011 - Coupe de Nice - 1st
  • 2011 - World Junior Championships - 4th
  • 2011 - U.S. Championships - 8th
  • 2010 - World Junior Championships - 4th
  • 2010 - Junior Grand Prix Final - 5th
  • 2010 - Junior Grand Prix (Czech Republic) - 4th
  • 2010 - Junior Grand Prix (Romania) - 1st
  • 2010 - U.S. Championships - 9th
  • 2010 - Pacific Coast Sectional - 2nd
  • 2009 - Junior Grand Prix (Poland) - 6th
  • 2009 - U.S. Championships, Junior - 2nd
  • 2009 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Junior - 1st
  • 2008 - Junior Grand Prix (Great Britain) - 2nd
  • 2008 - Junior Grand Prix (Czech Republic) - 4th
  • 2008 - U.S. Championships, Junior - 5th
  • 2008 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Junior - 2nd
  • 2007 - Junior Grand Prix (Great Britain) - 13th
  • 2007 - Gardena Spring Trophy, Junior - 6th
  • 2007 - U.S. Championships, Novice - 3rd
  • 2007 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Novice - 1st
  • 2007 - Northwest Pacific Regional, Novice - 1st
  • 2006 - U.S. Junior Championships, Intermediate - 9th
  • 2006 - Northwest Pacific Regional, Intermediate - 1st
  • 2005 - U.S. Junior Championships, Intermediate - 6th
  • 2005 - Northwest Pacific Regional, Intermediate - 1st
  • 2004 - U.S. Junior Championships, Juvenile - 5th
  • 2004 - Northwest Pacific Regional, Juvenile - 1st
  • 2003 - Northwest Pacific Regional, Juvenile - 1st