Mura in 2008.
February 11, 1991 |
Matsudo, Chiba, Japan
|Height||1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|Former coach||Takashi Mura
|Skating club||Chukyo University|
|ISU personal best scores|
2014 Four Continents
2014 Four Continents
Takahito Mura (無良 崇人 Mura Takahito?, born February 11, 1991) is a Japanese figure skater. He is the 2014 Four Continents champion, 2012 Trophée Eric Bompard champion, a two-time Finlandia Trophy champion, and the 2010 Triglav Trophy champion. Nationally, he is a two-time Japanese senior bronze medalist (2009, 2013) and 2008 junior national champion.
Mura's father, Takashi, is a former figure skater who competed internationally in both singles and pairs. His mother also competed in figure skating. In April 2013, Mura said he was married and expecting a baby in May.
Mura placed fifth at the 2006 World Junior Championships. He won two medals on the Junior Grand Prix circuit in 2006 and qualified for the Junior Grand Prix Final, where he placed just off the podium. He made his senior international debut at the 2008 Finlandia Trophy, which he won.
Mura won gold—his first senior Grand Prix medal—at the 2012 Trophée Eric Bompard.
In the 2013-14 season, he was assigned to the 2013 Skate Canada and 2013 NHK Trophy. He placed tenth and sixth at his events. Mura finished sixth at the Japanese Nationals and was assigned to the 2014 Four Continents where he won the gold.
|Season||Short program||Free skating||Exhibition|
|GP NHK Trophy||5th||6th||6th|
|GP Skate Canada||8th||10th|
|International: Junior, Novice|
|Skate Helena||1st N.|
|Mladost Trophy||1st N.||2nd N.|
|Japan Jr. Champ.||13th||12th||2nd||2nd||1st|
|GP = Grand Prix; JGP = Junior Grand Prix
Levels: N. = Novice; J. = Junior
T = Team result; P = Personal result; Medals awarded for team result only.
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