Shin Amano

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Shin Amano
Personal information
Native name 天野 真
Country represented Japan
Born (1973-05-13) May 13, 1973 (age 44)
Tokyo, Japan
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)
Partner Marie Arai
Skating club Shin Yokohoma Prince Club
Retired 1998

Shin Amano (天野 真?, Amano Shin, born May 13, 1973 in Tokyo)[1] is a Japanese figure skating coach and ISU technical specialist.[2] He appeared as a men's singles skater during most of his competitive career, winning the national title in the 1994–1995 season. In 1997, he began a brief pairs career with Marie Arai. The pair placed 20th at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano.[3] They are the 1998 Japanese national champions.[4]

Competitive highlights[edit]

GP: Champions Series (Grand Prix)

Men's singles[edit]

Event 92–93 93–94 94–95 95–96 96–97 97–98
World Championships 28th
Skate Canada 9th
NHK Trophy 12th 9th 12th
Japan Championships 1st 4th 8th 9th

Pairs with Marie Arai[edit]

Event 1997–1998
Winter Olympics 20th
GP NHK Trophy 8th
Asian Championships 3rd
Japan Championships 1st


  1. ^ "天野 真 アマノ シン" [Shin Amano] (in Japanese). Japanese Olympic Committee. Archived from the original on February 7, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Communication No. 1467". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on February 3, 2009. 
  3. ^ "Shin Amano". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on December 2, 2016. 
  4. ^ a b "Marie ARAI / Shin AMANO". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on April 21, 2017.