Donald Adair

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Donald Adair
Personal information
Country represented United States
Born 1960 (age 61–62)
Former partner Renée Roca
Retired 1987

Donald Adair (born 1960)[1] is an American former ice dancer. With Renée Roca, he is the 1986 U.S. national champion.[2][3] An injury led to Adair's sudden retirement from competitive skating prior to the 1987 World Championships.[4] He married Kelley Morris, the 1977 U.S. junior champion in ice dancing.[1] They have coached at the Indiana Skating Academy in Indianapolis and the Louisville Skating Academy in Louisville, Kentucky.[1]


(with Roca)

Event 1982–83 1983–84 1984–85 1985–86 1986–87
World Champ. 11th 6th
Skate America 1st
Skate Canada 1st
NHK Trophy 5th
U.S. Champ. 4th 2nd 1st 2nd


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Elfman, Lois (June 19, 2014). "Adairs nurturing next generation of U.S. ice dancers". IceNetwork.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "National Figure Skating Championships Adair and Roca Lead All the Way and Dance to a Title". Los Angeles Times. February 8, 1986. pp. Sports 6. Retrieved January 26, 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "A NEW LEADING EDGE IN U.S. FIGURE SKATING". Philadelphia Inquirer. February 10, 1986. pp. C08. Retrieved January 26, 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. "Defector Finds New Life, and New Partner". Los Angeles Times. January 19, 1993. Retrieved November 26, 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>