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Famous Figure Skaters from France

Updated June 14, 2019 9k views12 items

List of notable or famous figure skaters from France, with bios and photos, including the top figure skaters born in France and even some popular figure skaters who immigrated to France. If you're trying to find out the names of famous French figure skaters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These figure skaters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known figure skater from France is included when available.

List is made up of people like Fabian Bourzat and Nathalie Péchalat.

This historic figure skaters from France list can help answer the questions "Who are some French figure skaters of note?" and "Who are the most famous figure skaters from France?" These prominent figure skaters of France may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected French figure skaters.

Use this list of renowned French figure skaters to discover some new figure skaters that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. {#nodes}
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    Mérovée Ephrem

    Mérovée Ephrem (born 7 February 1990 in Carpentras) is a French figure skater who skated internationally for Monaco. She is the first skater to represent Monaco in an ISU Championship, which she did for the first time at the 2007 European Figure Skating Championships. Before the 2006-2007 season, she competed in France and placed 8th as a junior at the French Figure Skating Championships....  more
    • Age: 31
    • Birthplace: Carpentras, France
  • Nathalie Péchalat (born 22 December 1983) is a retired French ice dancer. With partner Fabian Bourzat, she is a two-time World bronze medalist (2012, 2014), a two-time European champion (2011–2012), and a five-time French national champion (2009, 2011-2014). They have won five medals at the Grand Prix Final (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013) and thirteen other Grand Prix medals, including three golds at Cup of China and two at Trophée Eric Bompard....  more
    • Age: 37
    • Birthplace: Rouen, France
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    Pernelle Carron (born 20 August 1986) is a French ice dancer. With partner Lloyd Jones, she is the 2013 Winter Universiade champion, 2010 Cup of Nice champion, three-time NRW Trophy champion, and 2010 French national champion. She won bronze at two Grand Prix events, 2011 Cup of China and 2007 Skate Canada International, and competed at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi....  more
    • Age: 35
    • Birthplace: Gleizé, France
  • Pierre-Loup Bouquet (born 24 March 1987) is a French former competitive ice dancer. With Zoé Blanc, he is a three-time French national medalist and placed 14th at the 2010 European Championships. They retired from competition in 2011. Bouquet has worked as a choreographer....  more
    • Age: 34
    • Birthplace: Beuvry, France