A native of France, N. Papadakis has been skating competitively since her birth on May 10, 1995. She and her partner, Guillaume Cizeron, have won numerous titles together, including the 2022 Olympic gold, the 2018 Olympic silver.
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Five World titles (2015, 2016, 2018, 2019, and 2022), five European titles in a row (2015, 2016, 2018, 2019, and 2022).
The 2017 and 2019 Grand Prix Final titles, and seven French national titles (2015–2020, 2022). They have 10 Grand Prix series victories to their name. They had earlier won silver medals in the 2012 Junior Grand Prix Final and the 2013 World Junior Championships.
Among all figure skating disciplines since the 2004 implementation of the ISU Judging System, N. Papadakis and Cizeron hold the record for most world records broken with 34. They hold the records for the shortest dance, the longest dance, and the longest combined dance. They were the first team to achieve a cumulative score of over 200.
The first to achieve a score of over 210, and the first to achieve a score of over 220 in any of the individual dance categories. They have a balletic elegance that has earned them widespread acclaim. Commentators usually praise the quality of their skating, and their programmes, which are based on modern dance, have been called lyrical.
N. Papadakis and Cizeron Win Gold in Beijing 2022 Figure Skating – Ice Dance
The pair, who had previously won a silver medal in the Olympics four years prior, now hold the record for the highest score ever achieved in the ice dance competition. N. Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron won gold four years after suffering Olympic heartbreak.
On Monday (14 February) during the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, the four-time world champion French ice dancers. Won a long-awaited Olympic gold with a world record total score of 226.98, including a free dance score of 136.15.
Skating over the Olympic Rings to “Elegie,” the pair improved upon their silver medal performance in PyeongChang 2018 behind Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir with a graceful and traditional routine. On a day when figure skating was overshadowed by the Kamila Valieva case, the ice dancing pairs provided some much-needed Valentine’s Day happiness at Beijing’s Capital Indoor Stadium.
N. Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron of France won the gold medal with a world record score of 226.98 for their dance to N. Papadakis. That gave the competition an uplifting moral dimension. The athletes from the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea quickly gained notoriety on social media, but for all the wrong reasons.
Despite setting a world record in their previous routine, the French dancers had to settle for silver when that mistake cost them the gold medal to Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada.
Since then, N. Papadakis and Cizeron have dominated ice dancing, and they had a huge lead heading into Monday’s session.