Valentina Marchei

Valentina Marchei was born in Milan, Italy, on 23rd May,1986 and she is an Italian figure skater. She is a four-times Italian National Champion (2004, 2008, 2010 and 2012).

Italy Figure skating


Valentina changed several coaches, ones of the most important in the field, that means Cristina Mauri, Viktor Kudriavtsev, Nikolai Morozov and lately Jason Dungjen and Yuka Sato in Detroit where Valentina actually lives. Her main specialities are Short Program, Free Skating and Exhibition.

Valentina is the daughter of Marco Marchei , champion runner who represented Italy both at the Moscow and Los Angeles Olympic Games, respectively in 1980 and 1984.

Beyond skating, Valentina is a Sports Science universitary student.

Personal bests

Combined total: 173.33 at XXII Winter Olympics – Soci 2014.

Short program: 61.90 at 2013 NHK Trophy.

Free skate: 116.31 at 2014 Winter Olympics

2003Italian Figure Skating ChampionshipsMilanoFigure Skating Gold 
2003Merano CupMeranoFigure Skating Silver 
2003Italian Figure Skating ChampionshipsMilanoFigure Skating Silver 
2004Merano CupMeranoFigure Skating Silver 
2005Merano CupMilanoFigure Skating Silver 
2006Italian Figure Skating ChampionshipsTrentoFigure Skating Bronze 
2006Figure Skating at the Winter UniversiadeTurinFigure Skating Silver 
2007Merano CupMeranoFigure Skating Gold 
2007Italian Figure Skating ChampionshipsTrentoFigure Skating Gold 
2008Merano CupMeranoFigure Skating Gold 
2009Italian Figure Skating ChampionshipsMilanoFigure Skating Gold 
2009NRW TrophyDortmundFigure Skating Gold 
2009Merano CupMeranoFigure Skating Bronze 
2009Ice ChallengeGrazFigure Skating Silver 
2009International Cup of NiceNiceFigure Skating Silver 
2010Cup of NiceNiceFigure Skating Silver 
2010Ondrej Nepela memorialBratislavaFigure Skating Silver 
2010Italian Figure Skating ChampionshipsMilanoFigure Skating Silver 
2011Italian Figure Skating ChampionshipsMilanoFigure Skating Gold 
2011International Challenge CupThe HagueHolland Silver 
2012Denkova-Staviski CupSofiaFigure Skater Gold 
2012Italian Figure Skating ChampionshipsMilanoFigure Skating Silver 
2013Lombardia TrophyMilanoFigure Skating Gold 
2013Figure Skating at the Winter UniversiadeTrentoFigure Skating Silver 
2013Italian Figure Skating ChampionshipsMilanoFigure Skating Gold 

Valentina Marchei testimonial Medal In Frame


Valentina Marchei – Performance


Valentina Marchei – Intervista

Italian Figure Skating Championships: four-time GOLD medal in seasons 2003-2004, 2007-2008, 2008-2010, 2011-2012, 2013-2014; SILVER medal in seasons 2004-2005, 2010-2011, 2012-2013; BRONZE medal in season 2006-2007; 4th position in season 2008-2009.

Figure Skating at the Olympic Gmaes, season 2013-2014, 11th position.

World Figure Skating Championships: season 2003-2004, 23rd position; season 2005-2006, 23rd position; season 2006-2007, 11th position; season 2007-2008, 13rd postion; season 2011-2012, 8th position; season 2012-2013, 18th position; season 2013-2014, 16th position;

European Figure Skating Championships: season 2003-2004, 15th position; season 2004-2005, 31st position; season 2005-2006, 19th position; season 2006-2007, 5th position; seasons 2007-2008 and 2013-2014, 6th position; seasons 2009-2010 and 2011-2012, 8th position; season 2010-2011, 10th position.

Trophée Eric Bompard: season 2004-2005, 10th position; season 2006-2007, 6th position; season 2007-2008, 9th position.

Cup of China, season 2011-2012, 9th position.

NHK Trophy, season 2004-2005, 11th position; season 2013-2014, 6th position.

Cup of Russia, season 2010-2011, 5th position; season 2012-2013, 9th position.

Skate America: seasons 2006-2007 and 2011-2012, 9th position; season 2007-2008, 10th position; season 2008-2009, WD; season 2012-2013, 4th position; season 2013-2014, 7th position.

Skate Canada International, season 2010-2011, 8th position.

International Challenge Cup, season 2011-2012, SILVER medal.

International Cup of Nice, seasons 2009-2010 and 2010-2011, SILVER medal.

Denkova-Staviski Cup, season 2012-2013, GOLD medal.

Finlandia Trophy: season 2007-2008, 12th position; season 2009-2010, 8th position.

Golden Spin of Zagreb, season 2003-2004, 7th position; season 2005-2006, 6th position.

Ice Challenge, season 2009-2010, SILVER medal.

Karl Schäfer Memorial, season 2006-2007, 4th position.

Lombardia Trophy, season 2013-2014, GOLD medal.

Merano Cup, seasons 2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2005-2006, SILVER medal; 2007-2008 and 2008-2009, GOLD medal;  season 2009-2010, BRONZE medal.

NRW Trophy, season 2009-2010, GOLD medal.

Ondrej Nepela Memorial, season 2010-2011, SILVER medal.

Figure Skating at the Winter Universiade, season 2006-2007, SILVER medal.

World Junior Figure Skating Championships, season 2003-2004, 14th position; season 2004-2005, 16th position.

ISU Junior Grand Prix in Bulgaria, season 2003-2004, 9th position.

ISU Junior Grand Prix in Czech Republic, season 2001-2002, 12th position.

ISU Junior Grand Prix in Germany, season 2002-2003, 13th position.

ISU Junior Grand Prix in Japan, season 2003-2004, 6th position.

ISU Junior Grand Prix in Netherlands, season 2001-2002, 6th position.

ISU Junior Grand Prix in Serbia, season 2002-2003, 6th position.

Gardena Spring Trophy, season 2001-2002, 5th position J.