2009–10 Japan Figure Skating Championships

The 2009–10 Japan Figure Skating Championships was the 78th edition of the event. It took place between December 25 and 27, 2009 at the Namihaya Dome arena in Kadoma, Osaka. Skaters competed in the disciplines of men's singles, ladies' singles, pair skating, and ice dancing on the senior level for the title of national champion of Japan. The event was also used to choose the Japanese teams to the 2010 World Championships and the 2010 Four Continents Championships, as well as being among the competition results used to determine the team to the 2010 Winter Olympics. The Japanese team to the 2010 World Junior Championships was chosen at the Japanese Junior Championships.

2009–10 Japan Figure Skating Championships
Type:National Championship
Date:December 25 – 27
Season:2009–10
Location:Kadoma, Osaka
Venue:Namihaya Dome
Champions
Men's singles:
Daisuke Takahashi (S)
Yuzuru Hanyu (J)
Ladies' singles:
Mao Asada (S)
Kanako Murakami (J)
Pair skating:
Narumi Takahashi / Mervin Tran
Ice dance:
Cathy Reed / Chris Reed (S)
Misato Komatsubara / Kokoro Mizutani (J)
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2010–11 Japan Championships

Competition notesEdit

The following junior skaters were invited to compete at the senior championships: Yuzuru Hanyu, Kento Nakamura, Ryuju Hino, Fumiya Itai, Keiji Tanaka, and Yoji Tsuboi in men's singles, and Kanako Murakami, Haruka Imai, Yukiko Fujisawa, Kako Tomotaki, and Karen Kemanai in ladies' singles. Shoma Uno, who placed third in junior men, and Satoko Miyahara, who placed fourth in junior ladies, were not invited due to being novice skaters.

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Rank Name Club Total points SP FS
1 Daisuke Takahashi Kansai Univ. Skating Club 261.13 1 92.85 1 168.28
2 Nobunari Oda Kansai Univ. Skating Club 244.30 3 79.60 2 164.70
3 Takahiko Kozuka Toyota Motor 236.13 2 80.54 3 155.59
4 Tatsuki Machida Kansai Univ. Skating Club 215.02 4 75.35 4 139.67
5 Yasuharu Nanri 201.01 7 68.88 6 132.13
6 Yuzuru Hanyu 195.22 13 57.99 5 137.23
7 Kento Nakamura 188.39 10 61.10 7 127.29
8 Keiji Tanaka 187.26 9 65.90 8 121.36
9 Akio Sasaki Meiji University 179.83 12 59.15 9 120.68
10 Takahito Mura 177.78 5 74.85 14 102.93
11 Tomoyuki Koriyama 176.18 6 69.39 13 106.79
12 Kensuke Nakaniwa 169.14 8 68.52 18 100.62
13 Hirokazu Kobayashi Shinyokohama Prince Club 166.65 15 57.08 10 109.57
14 Naoto Saito Tohoku Fukushi University 162.47 18 54.39 11 108.08
15 Ryo Shibata 161.49 11 60.40 17 101.09
16 Yukihiro Yoshida 158.62 14 57.25 16 101.37
17 Hayato Odajima Hokkaido.Forest.F.S.C 158.08 21 51.06 12 107.02
18 Ryujyu Hino 155.39 16 56.15 19 99.24
19 Daisuke Murakami Aomoriuniversity 154.90 20 52.19 15 102.71
20 Fumiya Itai 143.73 17 55.05 20 88.68
21 Takumi Suenaga Tohoku Fukushi University 137.88 23 49.78 21 88.10
22 Junzo Nishigami Kansai Univ. Skating Club 137.68 19 52.39 22 85.29
23 Yuki Horinouchi Nihon University 131.79 22 50.87 23 80.92
Did not advance to free skating
24 Yoji Tsuboi 25 48.84
25 Hikaru Murayama Hosei 26 44.82
26 Junki Sano 27 44.44
27 Hirofumi Torii Meiji University 28 42.69
28 Hisashi Tahara 29 39.85
29 Taketo Omae Ritsumei University 30 30.05
WD Takemochi Ohgami 24 49.60

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Club Total points SP FS
1 Mao Asada 204.62 1 69.12 1 135.50
2 Akiko Suzuki Howa Sports Land Skate Club 195.90 4 67.84 2 128.06
3 Yukari Nakano Prince Hotel 195.73 2 68.90 3 126.83
4 Miki Ando Toyota Motr 185.44 3 68.68 4 116.76
5 Kanako Murakami Grand Prix Tokai Club 176.61 5 60.28 5 116.33
6 Haruka Imai Nihonbashi Jogakan 166.16 7 55.98 6 110.18
7 Fumie Suguri AK 161.29 6 58.70 9 102.59
8 Ayumi Goto Amc Mizuho High School 159.15 8 55.96 8 103.19
9 Nana Takeda Waseda University 158.81 12 54.54 7 104.27
10 Yukiko Fujisawa 157.88 9 55.82 11 102.06
11 Karen Kemanai Nihonbashi Jogakan 150.97 19 48.50 10 102.47
12 Ayane Nakamura Chukyo Senior High School 148.42 11 54.60 13 93.82
13 Satsuki Muramoto Kansai Univ. Skating Club 144.73 17 50.06 12 94.67
14 Shion Kokubun 141.57 16 51.12 14 90.45
15 Mutsumi Takayama Meiji University 138.78 10 54.92 17 83.86
16 Yuki Nishino 138.22 14 53.26 16 84.96
17 Kana Muramoto 137.01 13 53.34 18 83.67
18 Kako Tomotaki 136.53 18 49.02 15 87.51
19 Aki Sawada Kansai Univ. Skating Club 134.99 15 51.48 19 83.51
20 Mayumi Hioki Chukyo Senior High School 124.91 23 43.60 20 81.31
21 Sayaka Yodo 122.24 20 47.04 21 75.20
22 Ayako Hagiwara Meiji University 120.30 22 45.70 22 74.60
23 Rumi Suizu 117.17 21 46.94 23 70.23
24 Eri Seto Kansai Univ. Skating Club 108.57 24 41.50 24 67.07
Did not advance to free skating
25 Nanoha Sato Obihiro North Wing FC 25 40.80
26 Shoko Ishikawa Meiji University 26 39.54
27 Hinako Kikuchi 27 37.10
28 Haruka Inoue Doshisha F.Skating Club 28 37.08
29 Misaki Ohara Nihon University 29 36.40
30 Naoko Oguma 30 35.80

PairsEdit

Rank Name Club Total points SP FS
1 Narumi Takahashi / Mervin Tran Aqua Rink Chiba Club 151.17 1 50.96 1 100.21

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Club Total points CD OD FD
1 Cathy Reed / Chris Reed Kinoshita Club Tokyo 163.37 1 31.17 1 49.58 1 82.62
2 Emi Hirai / Taiyo Mizutani Kansai Univ. Skating Club / Hosei 119.49 2 25.01 2 37.67 2 56.81

Japan Junior Figure Skating ChampionshipsEdit

The 2009–10 Japan Junior Figure Skating Championships were the Japanese National Championships for the junior level for the 2009–10 season. They were the 78th Japan Junior Championships. They took place at the Shinyokohama Skate Center in Yokohama from November 21 through 23, 2009. The results of this competition were used to choose the Japanese team to the 2010 World Junior Championships.

The following skaters placed high enough at Novice Nationals and so were invited to compete at Junior Nationals: Shoma Uno (1st in novice, 3rd in junior), Shuu Nakamura (2nd in novice, 23rd in junior) for the men; and Ayana Yasuhara (1st in novice, 28th in junior), Risa Shoji (2nd in novice, 10th in junior), Riona Kato (3rd in novice, 7th in junior), and Satoko Miyahara (4th in novice, 4th in junior) for the ladies.

MenEdit

Rank Name Club Total points SP FS
1 Yuzuru Hanyu 194.15 1 76.00 2 118.15
2 Kento Nakamura 186.21 2 64.65 1 121.56
3 Shoma Uno Grand Prix Tokai Club 148.04 4 52.95 4 95.09
4 Ryuju Hino 147.36 9 51.03 3 96.33
5 Fumiya Itai 143.61 8 51.79 5 91.82
6 Keiji Tanaka 141.97 7 52.05 6 89.92
7 Yoji Tsuboi 141.22 6 52.39 9 88.83
8 Ryuichi Kihara Chukyo Senior High School 139.24 3 53.20 13 86.04
9 Kosuke Nozoe 138.81 10 49.53 7 89.28
10 Satoshi Nakamura 135.35 12 47.77 11 87.58
11 Jun Suzuki Tsukisamu FSC 134.88 16 45.84 8 89.04
12 Kohei Yoshino 134.71 15 46.26 10 88.45
13 Takuya Kondo Keio High School 132.09 5 52.91 16 79.18
14 Eiki Hattori Shumeieikou High School 129.81 11 48.27 14 81.54
15 Hiroki Honda Kanagawa FSC 127.49 19 40.55 12 86.94
16 Kaoru Tsuji 127.03 14 46.46 15 80.57
17 Daisuke Isozaki 121.86 13 46.90 18 74.96
18 Koshin Yamada 119.71 18 42.97 17 76.74
19 Takaya Hashizume Chukyo Senior High School 115.56 17 44.30 21 71.26
20 Kentaro Suzuki 112.80 22 38.07 19 74.73
21 Sei Kawahara 109.02 23 36.93 20 72.09
22 Ryuta Katada Orion FSC 107.25 21 39.58 22 67.67
23 Shuu Nakamura 105.40 20 40.50 23 64.90
24 Ryuichi Chiba 97.00 24 35.18 24 61.82
Did not advance to free skating
25 Yuta Onuma 25 34.04
26 Kota Tadano 26 33.84
27 Takumi Yamamoto Osaka Skating Club 27 33.05
28 Ryoichi Eguchi AMC Mizuho High School 28 32.76

LadiesEdit

Rank Name Club Total points SP FS
1 Kanako Murakami Grand Prix Tokai Club 165.85 1 58.96 1 106.89
2 Haruka Imai Nihonbashi Jogakan 143.97 3 49.82 2 94.15
3 Yukiko Fujisawa 135.27 2 51.20 4 84.07
4 Satoko Miyahara Kyoto Daigo FSC 130.99 4 48.32 6 82.67
5 Kako Tomotaki 130.58 5 47.00 5 83.58
6 Karen Kemanai Nihonbashi Jogakan 129.42 14 42.12 3 87.30
7 Riona Kato Kansai Skating Club 124.38 8 45.02 8 79.36
8 Rina Kondo Grand Prix Tokai Club 123.76 6 46.50 10 77.26
9 Miyabi Ohba Meito Figure Skating Club 122.93 16 41.72 7 81.21
10 Risa Shoji 120.89 10 43.46 9 77.43
11 Roannasari Oshikawa 119.65 12 42.80 11 76.85
12 Kanade Hasegawa 118.99 11 42.96 12 76.03
13 Yuka Kouno 116.41 7 46.12 16 70.29
14 Sara Imamura 114.27 18 41.28 13 72.99
15 Satomi Akuzawa Nihonbashi Jogakan 114.26 13 42.66 15 71.60
16 Shiori Tanikawa AomoriGOLD 113.52 15 41.88 14 71.64
17 Yuka Touyama 108.46 9 44.00 20 64.46
18 Naomi Tanikawa AomoriGOLD 105.60 23 39.06 18 66.54
19 Mika Nakamura 105.24 24 38.42 17 66.82
20 Risa Sawai 105.24 21 40.16 19 65.08
21 Kuriko Oikawa 102.43 20 41.14 21 61.29
22 Mari Suzuki 99.88 19 41.16 22 58.72
23 Kanako Matsumaru 94.45 22 39.92 23 54.53
24 Uruha Takahashi Tsukisamu FSC 92.27 17 41.30 24 50.97
Did not advance to free skating
25 Momoka Gonohe Hachikodainiko High School 25 38.08
26 Mio Iida 26 37.88
27 Shiho Seto Osaka Skating Club 27 37.10
28 Ayana Yasuhara Shiga Figure Skating Club 28 35.58
29 Risa Sato Hachinohe GOLD F・S・C 29 35.24
WD Saya Ueno

Ice dancingEdit

Rank Name Club Total points CD OD FD
1 Misato Komatsubara / Kokoro Mizutani Shinyokohama prince club 122.60 1 23.49 1 37.50 1 61.61

International team selectionsEdit

Winter OlympicsEdit

The Olympic team was announced as follows[citation needed]:

Men Ladies Ice dancing
1 Nobunari Oda Miki Ando Cathy Reed / Chris Reed
2 Daisuke Takahashi Mao Asada
3 Takahiko Kozuka Akiko Suzuki
1st Alternate Tatsuki Machida Yukari Nakano
2nd Alternate Yasuharu Nanri Haruka Imai

World ChampionshipsEdit

The World Championships team was announced as follows:[citation needed]

Men Ladies Pairs Ice dancing
1 Daisuke Takahashi Mao Asada Cathy Reed / Chris Reed
2 Nobunari Oda Yukari Nakano
3 Takahiko Kozuka Miki Ando
1st Alternate Tatsuki Machida Akiko Suzuki
2nd Alternate Yasuharu Nanri Haruka Imai

Four Continents ChampionshipsEdit

The Four Continents Championships team was announced as follows:[citation needed]

Men Ladies Pairs Ice dancing
1 Takahiko Kozuka Mao Asada Narumi Takahashi / Mervin Tran Cathy Reed / Chris Reed
2 Tatsuki Machida Akiko Suzuki
3 Yasuharu Nanri Yukari Nakano
1st Alternate Kento Nakamura Haruka Imai
2nd Alternate Keiji Tanaka Fumie Suguri

World Junior ChampionshipsEdit

The World Junior Championships team was announced as follows:[citation needed]

Men Ladies Pairs Ice dancing
1 Yuzuru Hanyu Kanako Murakami Narumi Takahashi / Mervin Tran
1st Alternate
2nd Alternate

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