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Kana Muramoto

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Height  1.62 m (5 ft 4 in)
Home town  Kobe
Former partner  Hiroichi Noguchi
Former training locations  Osaka
Country represented  Japan

Skating club  Arctic Edge FSC
Name  Kana Muramoto
Former skating club  Kobe PFSC
Partner  Chris Reed
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Born  March 3, 1993 (age 22) (1993-03-03) Akashi, Hyogo
Similar People  Satsuki Muramoto, Chris Reed, Ryuichi Kihara, Cathy Reed, Yuki Nishino

Training locations  Canton, Michigan
Former choreographer  Kenji Miyamoto
Former coach  Mie Hamada, Yamato Tamura

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Kana Muramoto (村元 哉中, Muramoto Kana, born March 3, 1993) is a Japanese ice dancer. With Chris Reed, she is the 2017 Asian Winter Games silver medalist and a two-time Japanese national champion (2016–2017). They have competed in the final segment at three ISU Championships.


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Personal life

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Kana Muramoto was born on March 3, 1993 in Akashi, Hyōgo, Japan. She is the younger sister of former figure skater Satsuki Muramoto.

Early career

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Muramoto began skating in 1998. She appeared in ladies' singles through the 2013–14 season, coached by Mie Hamada and Yamato Tamura. She won the silver medal at the 2011 Triglav Trophy and bronze at the 2011 Crystal Skate of Romania.

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In the 2014–15 season, Muramoto began competing in ice dancing with Hiroichi Noguchi. The two placed fourth at the 2014 Tallinn Trophy and took the bronze medal at the 2014–15 Japan Championships.

Partnership with Reed

On June 17, 2015, it was announced that Muramoto had teamed up with Chris Reed to continue in ice dance and both would train under Marina Zueva, Oleg Epstein, and Massimo Scali in Canton, Michigan. Together, the duo are the 2015–16 Japanese national champions.

Competitive highlights

GP: Grand Prix; CS: Challenger Series; JGP: Junior Grand Prix


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