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Updated: September 29, 2012 16:22 IST

Young skater to represent India at world championship

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S. Arun, a national-level skater from Tamil Nadu, will represent India in the junior category at the World Junior Figure Skating championship 2012 to be held at Auckland, New Zealand from October 1 to 13. 

He is coached by Pavan Kumar Akula, an international skating coach. Arun has received numerous medals at the national-level championships.

This year, Arun would be competing in the ‘solo dance on skates’ category, which has two parts: a short programme of compulsory dance set to music and rhythm selected by the Federation of International Roller Skating (which is the same for all skaters) and a longer programme set to the music selected by the skater.

Arun is a standard IX student of Jawahar Vidyalaya, Ashok Nagar. He is supported by the Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu under the championship development scheme. 

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Heya Arun!! Congrats !! ALL d Best Arun , Do well !!!

from:  Parameswaran
Posted on: Oct 2, 2012 at 10:25 IST

all the best arun... practice well... perform well... expecting gold
from you :)

from:  poornima
Posted on: Oct 1, 2012 at 19:25 IST
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