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Carolina Kostner

Kostner at 2013 Italian Championships
Personal information
Country represented Italy
Born (1987-02-08) February 8, 1987 (age 29)
Bolzano, Italy
Home town Urtijëi, Italy
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Coach Alexei Mishin, Michael Huth
Former coach Friedrich Juricek, Frank Carroll, Christa Fassi, Edoardo De Bernardis
Choreographer Lori Nichol
Former choreographer Kurt Browning, Megan Smith
Skating club G.S. Fiamme Azzurre
Training locations Oberstdorf
Began skating 1990
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 216.73
2014 Winter Olympics
Short program 77.24
2014 Worlds
Free skate 142.61
2014 Winter Olympics

I think everybody has ups and downs in their lives. We learn from the biggest disappointments, right? You learn how to be humble to yourself and to be humble to others.
Carolina Kostner
It's only when an artist becomes a master that they are fully able to express themselves.
Carolina Kostner
I know that I am the kind of person that gets a little bit more nervous than other skaters, but that's because I care for my skating very much. I take all my emotions with me. I can't go out and say 'Now, this is just my job.' I really care.
Carolina Kostner
Skating isn't about the medals or the results. I love what I do. It's much more fun to win, but you cannot every time.
Carolina Kostner
I can't work on something if I don't believe in it. I love music, and I am inspired to work harder and spend more energy. I feel lucky that I was born with this passion.
Carolina Kostner