Davidovich with Krasnopolski at the 2013 Nebelhorn Trophy
|Alternative names||Anya Davidovich|
|Former country(ies) represented||Israel|
|Born||March 24, 1997|
Burlington, Vermont, USA
|Residence||Livingston, New Jersey, USA|
|Height||1.58 m (5 ft 2 in)|
|Former partner||AJ Reiss |
|Former choreographer||Galit Chait|
|Former training locations||Hackensack, New Jersey|
|ISU personal best scores|
Andrea "Anya" Davidovich (born March 24, 1997) is a competitive pair skater. She and Evgeni Krasnopolski were the first pair representing Israel to qualify for an Olympics. They finished 15th in Sochi.
Prior to 2010, Davidovich was a member of Essex Skating Club in West Orange, New Jersey, USA. In 2008, she teamed up with Ivan Gyliaev, who had been training in Russia, and they skated together in the Nutcracker Theatre On Ice. They practiced together at the Essex Skating Club and placed first in Juvenile Duet at the 2009 U.S. Figure Skating National Showcase. In 2010, she became an independent member of U.S. Figure Skating.
Partnership with Krasnopolski
After training together for six months, Davidovich/Krasnopolski made their international debut at the 2013 U.S. International Classic, where they finished sixth competing for Israel. Their next event was the 2013 Nebelhorn Trophy, the final opportunity to qualify for the 2014 Olympics. By placing tenth, Davidovich/Krasnopolski earned Israel its first ever pairs' entry at an Olympics. They won the 2013 Golden Spin of Zagreb in December and then placed seventh at the 2014 European Championships in January.
Davidovich's membership of the Israel Ice Skating Federation ended in February 2014.:7 The IISF refused requests from Davidovich, made on April 30, 2014, and from U.S. Figure Skating, to release her to compete internationally for the United States.:3-4 On August 28, 2015, Bergen County, New Jersey Superior Court Judge Robert C. Wilson ordered the IISF to release Davidovich.
|Season||Short program||Free skating|
|Pacific Coast Sectionals||1st|
|Golden Spin of Zagreb||1st|
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