Daisuke Takahashi and Tatsuki Machida selected to go to the Sochi Olympics
Kansai University Ice Skating Club member, Tatsuki Machida (Faculty of Letters, senior) finished second in the men's singles at the 82nd All Japan Figure Skating Championships, held on December 21-23 in Saitama.
Additionally, Nobunari Oda and Daisuke Takahashi (both in the Graduate School of Letters) respectively placed the fourth and the fifth, and Satoko Miyahara (Kansai University Senior High School, first-year student) placed fourth in the women's singles event.
As a result, Takahashi and Machida were selected as Japanese representatives for the 2014 Winter Olympics to be held in Sochi, Russia, and the 2014 World Figure Skating Championship in March 2014. Miyahara will participate in the Four Continents Figure Skating Championships in January.
December 25, 2013 04:30 PM UP