Local Figure Skating Pairs Team To Perform in Columbus Wednesday Before Competing In National Championships Next Week

January 15, 2013 - Figure Skating

Figure Skaters

Columbus skaters Alexis Donahoe, 18, and JD Rappold, 24, are one of 13 figure skating pairs teams that qualified to compete in the 2013 US National Championships.  The team leaves Friday to prepare for the National Championships which take place January 20-27 in Omaha, Nebraska. 

Wednesday night local skaters and skating fans will have a chance to watch them perform their full competition program at Chiller North at 6:35pm.  The event is free and open to the public.

Alexis and JD are the first figure skating pairs team from Columbus to qualify for the National Championships.  For 2012 they were ranked the number 10 pairs team in the US.  They train locally with 2002 Jr. Pair National Champion and Jr. World team member Lee Harris. 


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