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The sports landscape is filled with sons of famous fathers who could not live up to the family name. Many have tried to emulate success in the same sport, but were unable to approach their dad’s greatness.

Yuma Kagiyama, the son of two-time Olympian Masakazu Kagiyama, has the potential to successfully follow in his father’s footsteps. The 16-year-old is entering his second season on the Junior Grand Prix circuit and already is a polished skater both technically and artistically.

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