They are enjoying working alongside the other pairs in the thriving Boston program, including two-time U. "The Skating Club of Boston has a rich history and a fantastic figure skating program.
She competed for the United States with John Coughlin from 2007 to 2011. With partner Hamish Gaman, Yankowskas skated for the United Kingdom. She did not make it out of sectionals as a single skater.“I knew that I never had to worry about what he was doing when we were in lifts, and that allowed me to just do my thing.I thought he was just a really cool guy.” In their first two seasons, Yankowskas and Coughlin earned a spot to compete at the U. Championships, finishing in 6th and 7th place in 20 respectively.They completed a triple twist, throw triple loop, a throw triple Salchow and two strong lifts, including a group five toe lasso lift that received a Level 4.But the program, which is a tribute to Coughlin’s mother Stacy, who passed away earlier this year, was not without mistakes.