Mikael Nordebäck

Date of birth: April 21, 2000
Club: The Association Skating & Dance Academy
Height: 187 cm
Started skating: 2005
Family: Father Hans, mother Tanja, younger brothers Andreas and Daniel
Coach: Daniil Yefimtsev
Choreographer: Romain Gazave
TV Favorites: Youtube
Favorite color: Blue
Favorite food: Sushi
Favorite drink: soda
Favorite music: Listen to everything possible

Mikael Nordebäck joined the Junior Country team after showing strong form in the fall of 2017. Now the bronze medalist from the JSM season before reaching higher heights.

Why do you like to go skiing?

“I like the adrenaline you get when you go to your program. And I’ve been doing figure skating almost all my life.

Why did you start skiing?

“I wanted to play ice hockey first, but then I started in the skating school that the figure skating club in Sundbyberg arranged and thought it was fun.

What do you think your strong pages in artwork are?

– Hoppen!

What do you need to be better at?

– To express myself on the ice.

What qualities should a good figure skater have?

“You should have a good feeling when you go, and good technology, that’s important.

What figure skier do you look up to?

– Russian Roman Savosin. He is my idol.

What is your coach usually talking about?

“It’s most important that I have to express myself when I go to my program.

What would you do if you did not go skiing?

“Then I would have devoted myself to another sport.

What do you think when you compete?

“I usually try to be concentrated and calm. I think I’m going to go with confidence.

What competition are you most satisfied with so far?

– The competition at the national team during the autumn of 2017. I managed many triples there.

How would your friends describe you?

“I usually hear that I’m kind and caring.

How are you in the classroom?

– I’m pretty quiet.

What is your goal of art racing?

“It’s developing me as much as I can.

What are you going to do to get there?

“I will train goal-oriented and fight hard!

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Statistics

Date of birth: April 21, 2000
Place of birth: Stockholm
Home town: Stockholm
Height: 178 cm
Started skating: 2003
Club: Föreningen Skating & Dance Academy
Coach: Danylo Yefimtsev
Choreographers: Romain Gazave
Former coaches: Cecilia Willberg, Radek Horak, Julia Horak, Tanja Magnusson
Summer training: 20 hours/week at Flims (Switzerland)
Winter training: 20 hours/week at Stockholm (Sweden)
Member of: The Swedish Figure Skating Association Junior National Team
Selected for the national team: September 2017

Music for the 2018/2019 season

Short program: “Gone”, by Sergey Slavsky
Free skating: “The Sound of Silence”, by Paul Simon, performed by Disturbed

Best results in ISU competitions

Personal best:
Seasonal best:

Best results including other international competitions, Swedish Championships and Elite League Finals

Personal best: 153.54 (Swedish Championships 2018, Junior)
Seasonal best:

Results in national competitions including championships and Elite League Finals

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Swedish Championships Junior - - - - 4 3 3 4
Swedish Championships Novice (Boys 15) 4 - 2 2 - - - -
Elite League Finals Junior - - - - 4 - 1 -
Elite League Finals Novice - 4 2 - - - -

Results in other international junior competitions

2015 2016 2017 2018
The Nordics 5 - 3 2
Volvo Open Cup - 12 7
Tallinn Trophy - 8 10

Results in other international novice competitions

2012 2013
Stockholm Trophy 5 -
The Nordics - 2