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Prince George figure skater looks to impress in free dance program at national championships

Justin Hampole sits in top 10 after short program
Justin Hampole is competing in the Junior program at the Canadian Tire National Skating Championships in New Brunswick. (via Skate Canada Twitter)

A young and well-known Prince George figure skater is looking to make a move tomorrow (Jan. 16) at the 2019 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships.

Eighteen-year-old Justin Hampole is competing at the championships in Saint John, N.B.  

He's taking part in the junior men's program, which consists of short program as well as a free dance. 

Hampole completed his short program yesterday (Jan. 14). He finished 10th with a score of 53.46, earning a 25.6 element score and a 28.60 program component score. 

The junior men's free program is scheduled for tomorrow with a starting time of 2:04 p.m. PST. 

The championships, which wrap up on Jan. 20, are streamed live. You can catch all the action on the Skate Canada website.

CaptureJH(via 2019 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships)



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