However, Gold still stated that despite being surprised about Carroll's decision to tell the media before informing her, she maintained the "upmost respect for Frank" and would take the time to make the right decision on coaching arrangements heading into the Olympic season. Gold competed on Team USA at the 2015 World Team Trophy. At the 2013 World Championships, she placed ninth in the short program, fifth in the free skate, and sixth overall setting a new personal best total score of 184.25 points. At team events, medals awarded for team results only. At the 2013 NHK Trophy, she finished fourth. 2011–12 season: International debut and World Junior Silver Medalist, 2013–14 season: First national title & Olympic medal, U.S. International Figure Skating Classic, "Figure skater Gracie Gold hopes she's as good as her name", "Gold twins shine on day one at Skate Detroit", "With a name that says it all, teen tackles expectations", "Skating around the Rink at Rockefeller Center with Olympian Gracie Gold to celebrate one year out from the #WinterOlympics! Like parents, coaches work to inspire and encourage their charges to do their best. Junior Championships. For the 2014–15 ISU Grand Prix season, Gold was assigned the 2014 Skate America and the 2014 NHK Trophy. 34 talking about this. The next season, she competed on the junior level but finished sixth at the Midwestern Sectionals and failed to qualify for the national championships.  She finished 6th at the 2017 U.S. Championships, and was left off the Four Continents and World Championship teams for the first time in her senior career; she had previously been on every world championship team starting in 2013. Gold was assigned to two Grand Prix events, Skate America and Trophée de France. Gold finished seventh in her senior Grand Prix debut at the 2012 Skate Canada.  She took silver at her first event of the season, the U.S. International Figure Skating Classic. Gold's 2015–16 Grand Prix Series assignments were the 2015 Skate America and 2015 Trophée Éric Bompard. Team USA finished second overall. the event was cancelled on November 14 due to the state of emergency in France following the November 2015 Paris attacks. In late December 2016, Gold resumed her collaboration with her former coach, Alex Ouriashev, training with him in Chicago before returning to Los Angeles, where she was coached by Frank Carroll. She appeared on the Cover of Sports Illustrated Magazine February 2014 Issue, GQ Japan and Teen Vogue. Gold was named to the U.S. team for the 2012 World Team Trophy.