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Men: Philip Dulebohn | Todd Eldredge | Tim Goebel | Charles Sinek | Peter Tchernyshev |
Michael Weiss | John Zimmerman
Women: Sasha Cohen | Beata Handra | Sarah Hughes | Kyoko Ina | Michelle Kwan | Naomi Lang | Tiffany Scott
 
Philip Dulebohn
Age: 28  Height: 5'9"  Event: Pairs with Scott 

Birthday: September 13, 1973
Hometown: Silver Springs, Maryland.

Olympic History:
Competing in his first Olympics.

Accomplishments:
• Second at 2002 U.S. Championships.
• 11th at 2001 World Championships.
• Fifth at 2001 Four Continents Championships.
• Second at 2001 U.S. Championships.
• Ninth at 2000 World Championships.
• Second at 2000 U.S. Championships.
• Fifth at 1999 U.S. Championships.
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Todd Eldredge
Age: 30  Height: 5'8"  Event: Singles 

Birthday: August 28, 1971
Hometown: Lake Angelus, Michigan.

Olympic History:
Competing at third Olympics. Finished fourth at 1998 Games and tenth at 1992 Games.

Accomplishments:
• Won 2002, 1998, 1995, 1997, 1991, 1990 U.S. Championships.
• Won 1996 World Championships.
• Second at 2001, 1996 U.S. Championships.
• Third at 2001 World Championships.
• Second at 1998, 1997, 1995 World Championships.
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Timothy Goebel
Age: 21  Height: 5'7"  Event: Singles 

Birthday: September 10, 1980
Hometown: Rolling Meadows, Ill.

Olympic History:
Competing in first Olympics.

Accomplishments:
• Second at 2002, 2000 U.S. Championships.
• Fourth at 2001 World Championships.
• First at 2001 U.S. Championships.
• 11th at 2000 World Championships.
• Third at 1999 U.S. Championships.
• First skater to land the quadruple Salchow in competition.
• First skater to land three quadruple jumps in one performance.
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Peter Tchernyshev
Age: 32  Height: 6'2"  Event: Dance with Lang 

Birthday: February 6, 1971
Hometown: St. Petersburg, Russia

Olympic History:
Competing in first Olympics.

Accomplishments:
• First at 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999 U.S. Championships.
• Ninth at 2001 World Championships.
• Eighth at 2000 World Championships.
• Tenth at 1999 World Championships.
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Charles Sinek
Age: 33  Height: 5'9"  Event: Dance with wife Handra 

Birthday: December 28, 1968
Hometown: Lexington, Mass..

Olympic History:
Competing in first Olympics.

Accomplishments:
• Fourth at 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999 U.S. Championships.
• Won 2000 Pacific Coast Sectional.
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Michael Weiss
Age: 25  Height: 5'8"  Event: Singles 

Birthday: August 2, 1976
Hometown: Fairfax, Va..

Olympic History:
Competing in second Olympics, finishing seventh at 1998 Games.

Accomplishments:
• Third at 2002 U.S. Championships.
• Fourth at 2002 U.S. Championships.
• Third at 2000, 1999 World Championships.
• Won 1999 U.S. Championships.
• Second at 1998, 1997 U.S. Championships.
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John Zimmerman
Age: 28  Height: 6'0"  Event: Pairs with Ina 

Birthday: November 26, 1973
Hometown: Birmingham, Alabama

Olympic History:
Competing in first Olympics.

Accomplishments:
• Won 2002, 2001, 2000 U.S. Championships.
• Seventh at 2001, 2000 World Championships.
• Ninth at 1999 World Championships.
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Sasha Cohen
Age: 17  Height: 4'11"  Event: Singles 

Birthday: October 26, 1984
Hometown: Laguna Niguel, California

Olympic History:
Competing in first Olympics.

Accomplishments:
• Second at 2002, 2000 U.S. Championships.
• Fourth at 2001 Goodwill Games.
• Won 2001 Finlandia Trophy.
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Sarah Hughes
Age: 16  Height: 5'5"  Event: Singles 

Birthday: May 2, 1985
Hometown: Great Neck, N.Y.

Olympic History:
Competing at first Olympics.

Accomplishments:
• Third at 2002, 2000 U.S. Championships.
• Second at 2001 U.S. Championships.
• Fifth at 2000 World Championships.
• Seventh at 1999 World Championships.
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Kyoko Ina
Age: 29  Height: 5'0"  Event: Pairs with Zimmerman 

Birthday: October 11, 1972
Hometown: Greenwich, Conn.

Olympic History:
Competing in first Olympics.

Accomplishments:
• Won 2002, 2001, 2000 U.S. Championships.
• Seventh at 2001, 2000 World Championships.
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Michelle Kwan
Age: 21  Height: 5'2"  Event: Singles 

Birthday: July 7, 1980
Hometown: Lake Arrowhead, Calif.

Olympic History:
Competing in second Olympics, winning silver at 1998 Games.

Accomplishments:
• Won 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1996 U.S. Championships.
• Won 2001, 2000, 1998, 1996, World Championships.
• Second at 1999, 1997, World Championships.
• Second at 1997, 1995, 1994 U.S. Championships.
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Naomi Lang
Age: 23  Height: 5'6"  Event: Dance with Tchernyshev 

Birthday: December 18, 1978
Hometown: Allegan, Mich.

Olympic History:
Competing in first Olympics.

Accomplishments:
• Won 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999 U.S. Championships.
• Ninth at 2001 World Championships.
• Eighth at 2000 World Championships.
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Tiffany Scott
Age: 24  Height: 5'0"  Event: Pairs 

Birthday: May 1, 1997
Hometown: Hanson, Mass.

Olympic History:
Competing in first Olympics.

Accomplishments:
• Second at 2002, 2001, 2000 U.S. Championships.
• 11th at 2001 World Championships.
• Third at 2000, 1999 World Championships.
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Beata Handra
Age: 25  Height: 5'4"  Event: Dance with husband Sinek 

Birthday: January 3, 1977
Hometown: San Rafael, California

Olympic History:
Competing in first Olympics.

Accomplishments:
• Fourth at 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999 World Championships.
• Won 2000 Pacific Coast Sectional
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