Pairs
Date of birth: 17.12.2001
Riku MIURA
Place of birth: Takarazuka, Hyogo
Height: 145 cm
JPN
Home town: Oakville CAN
Profession: university student
Hobbies: collecting perfume
Start sk. / Club: 2006 / Kinoshita Group
Internet / Social Media contact: Instagram: @riku9111
Twitter: @miurariku1217
Internet / Social Media contact (Couple):  
Former Partners: Shoya ICHIHASHI
Date of birth: 22.08.1992
Ryuichi KIHARA
Place of birth: Tokai City
Height: 174 cm
JPN
Home town: Oakville
Profession: full time athlete
Hobbies: baseball, soccer, cleaning something
Start sk. / Club: 1996 / Kinoshita Group
Internet / Social Media contact: Instagram: kihara_ryuichi
Twitter: ryuichi_kihara
Internet / Social Media contact (Couple):  
Former Partners: Miu SUZAKI, Narumi TAKAHASHI
Coach: Bruno Marcotte, Meagan Duhamel, Brian Shales
Choreographer: Julie Marcotte
Former Coach: Jason Dungjen 
Practice low season: 13 h/week Oakville/CAN 
Practice high season: 13 h/week Oakville/CAN
Music Short Program as of season 2021/2022
Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen, performed by Kathryn Dawn Lang
Music Free Skating / Free Dance as of season 2021/2022
Woman by Shawn Phillips
Personal Best Total Score 211.89 19.02.2022 XXIV Olympic Winter Games 2022
Personal Best Score Short Program 74.45 04.02.2022 XXIV Olympic Winter Games 2022
Personal Best Score Free Skating 141.04 19.02.2022 XXIV Olympic Winter Games 2022
14/15 15/16 16/17 17/18 18/19 19/20 20/21 21/22
Olympic Games       21(2)        7 
World Champ. 19(3)      24(2)      10  2 
European Champ.                
Four Continents 10(3)    13(2)  10(1)/8(2)    8     
World Juniors     13(1)  10(1)  14(1)       
National Champ. 1.S(3)  1.J(1)/3.S(2)  1.J(1)/2.S(2)  1.J(1),3.S(1)/1.S(2)  1.S(2)  1.S     
S=Senior; J=Junior; N=Novice
(1): Riku MIURA / Shoya ICHIHASHI (JPN), (2): Miu SUZAKI / Ryuichi KIHARA (JPN), (3): Narumi TAKAHASHI / Ryuichi KIHARA (JPN)
International Competition Year Place International Competition Year Place
ISU GP NHK Trophy 2019, Sapporo 2019 5. ISU GP Guaranteed Rate Skate America 2021, Las Vegas 2021 2.
ISU CS Autumn Classic International 2021, Pierrefonds Montreal, QC 2021 1. ISU GP NHK Trophy 2021, Tokyo 2021 3.
Miura/Kihara teamed up in 2019 and are the first Japanese pair skaters in ten years to win medals at the ISU Grand Prix (silver and bronze in 2021). Coach Meagan Duhamel is the 2015 and 2016 World Pairs Champion (with Eric Radford), representing Canada.
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