Why did Patrick Chan retire?

Chan announced Monday he is retiring from competition. “I had three or four things lined up that I wanted to just learn about, and that’s what I’m doing. I’m meeting people and picking their brain and understanding what life is like. I don’t think I had any sense of that when I was in the competitive world.

What happened to Patrick Chan?

Six months after his move and officially retired from figure skating, Chan finally has an Olympic gold medal in the team figure skating event, and the beginnings of a plan for life beyond skating. And, unless he opts for a secluded life on Bowen Island, that future is in Vancouver.

Did Patrick Chan get married?

Elizabeth Gale Putnam was born on November 28, 1984 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Putnam is married to Canadian skater Patrick Chan. The pair skated in a 2020 free-skate in Vancouver on an untouched plot of glaciered water.

When did Patrick Chan retire?

April 16, 2018
Patrick Chan/Career end

How old is Patrick Chan?

30 years (December 31, 1990)
Patrick Chan/Age

Patrick Chan, in full Patrick Lewis Wai-Kuan Chan, (born December 31, 1990, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada), Canadian figure skater who was known for his elegance and artistry and for his ability to land quadruple jumps. He won three Olympic medals, including one gold, as well as three world championships (2011–13).

How tall is Patrick Chan?

1.71 m
Patrick Chan/Height

Who is Scott Moir married to?

In August 2019, Moir confirmed his engagement to Jaclyn Mascarin at the Hometown Walk of Fame Canada event where he and Virtue were being honoured for their accomplishments accumulated during their 22-year skating career. They had planned to get married in 2020 but postponed the wedding due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Where is Elvis Stojko now?

They now live on 140 acres near Bowmanville. On October 3, 2021, Stojko was revealed to have been named in the Pandora Papers by the CBC.

What school did Patrick Chan go to?

School Secondary Étienne-Brûlé
Patrick Chan/Education

How many medals has Patrick Chan?

three Olympic medals
TORONTO, ON: Olympic Champion Patrick Chan, 27, Toronto, Ont., announced his retirement from competitive skating today. Chan is the most decorated male figure skater in Canadian history with three Olympic medals, three world championship crowns and 10 Canadian titles.

Who is Tessa’s boyfriend?

defenceman Morgan Rielly
Virtue spent the first few months of the pandemic living in North Vancouver, B.C., with boyfriend and Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman Morgan Rielly.

Is Scott Moir married to Jackie mascarin?

Scott Moir announced his engagement to former skating partner Jackie Mascarin at a Canada’s Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

How many times has Patrick Chan been to the Olympics?

He is a 2018 Olympic gold medallist in the team event, 2014 Olympic silver medallist in the men’s and team events, a three-time World champion (2011, 2012, 2013), a two-time Grand Prix Final champion (2010 and 2011), a three-time Four Continents champion (2009, 2012, 2016), and a ten-time Canadian national champion (2008–2014, 2016–2018).

When did Patrick Chan make his junior Grand Prix debut?

In the 2005–2006 season, Chan made his ISU Junior Grand Prix debut. He won the gold medal at the event in Montreal and placed fourth at the event in Slovakia. He qualified for the Junior Grand Prix Final, where he placed fifth.

When did Patrick Chan get married to Elizabeth Putnam?

In May 2008, Chan was named Asian of the Year in arts and sports by Asia Network magazine. In January 2009, the Globe and Mail named Chan as one of the most prominent sports personalities in their annual Power List in Canadian sports. In 2020, Chan wed Canadian former pair skater Elizabeth Putnam. For jump abbreviations, see figure skating jumps.

Where was Patrick Chan born and raised in Canada?

Personal life. Patrick Lewis Wai-Kuan Chan was born December 31, 1990, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He is the only child of Lewis Chan, a lawyer, and Karen, both immigrants from Hong Kong.