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Hampole finishes 13th among Junior Men at national skating championships

The Prince George native finished with a total score of 141.63
Justin Hampole of Prince George at Skate Canada event in New Brunswick (via Skate Canada live stream)

It may not be the result Justin Hampole wanted, but he still made Prince George proud. 

The 18-year-old was competing in the Junior Men division at the 2019 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships in New Brunswick this past week, finishing 13th out of 18 skaters. 

Hampole completed his short program on Monday (Jan. 14).

He finished 10th with a score of 53.46, earning a 25.6 element score and a 28.60 program component score. 

Tonight, he presented his free program which earned him a score of 88.17 with a total element score of 37.75, and a total component score of 50.42. 

With both scores combined, Hampole finished with a total score of 141.63.

Aleksa Rakic finished first overall with a score of 199.10 after earning 68.44 in the short program and 130.66 in the free program. 


Jess Fedigan

About the Author: Jess Fedigan

Jess Fedigan graduated from BCIT’s broadcast and online journalism program in 2016. Her career (so far) has taken her to Fort St. John, Victoria and now Prince George.
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