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CAREER ACCOMPLISHMENTS

*2015 U.S. junior silver medalist
*2012 U.S. novice pewter medalist
*2008 U.S. juvenile champion

2015-16 SEASON NOTES

SP Music: "Invierno Porteño" by Astor Piazzolla
FS Music: "Trio élégiaque in G Minor No. 1" by Sergei Rachmaninoff

IJS PERSONAL BESTS

International Competition
SP - 61.79 (2014 Junior Grand Prix, Japan)
FS - 108.05 (2014 Junior Grand Prix, Japan)
Final Score - 169.84 (2014 Junior Grand Prix, Japan)

U.S. Qualifying Competition
SP - 66.21 (2015 Pacific Coast Sectional, junior)
FS - 128.37 (2015 U.S. Championships, junior)
Final Score - 193.36 (2015 U.S. Championships, junior)

CONNECT WITH ME

Twitter: @kevinshum
Instagram: kevinshum
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SKATING NOTES

Started skating at age 6 after attending an ice skating birthday party ... Participated in the Basic Skills program from 2003-2006 ... Previously coached by Lynn Smith (2009-2012).

PERSONAL NOTES

Graduated from Piedmont High School as Valedictorian in 2015 ... Is currently pursuing a degree in electrical engineering and computer science at MIT ... Was honored with "Kevin Shum Day" on March 16, 2015, in his home town of Piedmont, California ... Volunteers as a coach for Learn to Skate and other special skating programs.

Season Notes

  • 2013-14 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Invierno Porteño" by Astor Piazzolla
    FS Music: Selections from Thor: The Dark World soundtrack by Brian Tyler
  • 2013-14 Season Notes
    SP Music: "Clocks" by 2Cellos
    FS Music: Selections from The Lone Ranger soundtrack by Hans Zimmer

Competitive History

  • 2015 - Junior Grand Prix (Slovakia) - 9th
  • 2015 - World Junior Championships - 20th
  • 2015 - U.S. Championships, Junior - 2nd
  • 2015 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Junior - 1st
  • 2014 - Challenge Cup, Junior - 5th
  • 2014 - Junior Grand Prix, Japan - 7th
  • 2014 - U.S. Championships, Junior - 6th
  • 2014 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Junior - 3rd
  • 2012 - U.S. Championships, Novice - 4th
  • 2012 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Novice - 2nd
  • 2012 - Central Pacific Regional, Novice - 2nd
  • 2011 - U.S. Championships, Novice - 9th
  • 2011 - Pacific Coast Sectional, Novice - 5th
  • 2011 - Central Pacific Regional, Novice - 1st
  • 2010 - U.S. Junior Championships, Intermediate - 6th
  • 2010 - Central Pacific Regional, Intermediate - 1st
  • 2009 - U.S. Junior Championships, Junior - 7th
  • 2009 - Central Pacific Regional, Intermediate - 1st
  • 2008 - U.S. Junior Championships, Juvenile - 1st
  • 2008 - Central Pacific Regional, Juvenile - 2nd