Kurt Browning

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Kurt Browning (born June 18, 1966 in Rocky Mountain House, Alberta) is a Canadian figure skater. He won four world championships and four Canadian championships.

Browning did the first ever quadruple jump (four turns) in competition. He is well known for his footwork. As a professional, he has skated for Stars on Ice and Tom Collins Tour of Champions, won several professional championships, and did some T.V. skating specials. He has also talked during skating events on T.V. He has helped the charity Muscular Dystrophy.

Browning was raised in Caroline, Alberta. He married a dancer with the National Ballet of Canada, Sonia Rodriguez, in 1996. They have a son Gabriel, born in 2003.

Amateur Competitions[change | edit source]

  • World Championships: came first in 1989, 1990, 1991, and 1993
  • Winter Olympics: 1988 - 8th, 1992 - 6th, 1994 - 5th
  • Canadian Championships: came first in 1989, 1990, 1991, and 1993