Sixteen-year-old Brian Chiem had a difficult start to his figure skating career. After being in and out of the sport for a few years, he was inspired by Olympic medalist Patrick Chan to come back and give it his all.  In the 2018 season, Brian claimed the bronze medal for the Novice Men’s at the Canadian Nationals. He also travelled to Italy for his first international competition where he took home the silver medal. Brain trains at the Ice Palace Figure Skating Club with hopes of one day making it to another international competition at the Senior Men’s level.