LIVINGSTON, NJ — Robert Yampolsky of Livingston, who recently earned second place in the juvenile-male level of the 2017 National Figure Skating Championship in Kansas City, MO, was honored at the Livingston Township Council meeting on Monday for this achievement.

“Robert, our proud representative of Livingston, got silver medal, so we thought that was unbelievably fantastic,” said Mayor Shawn Klein, who presented him with a plague from the township commemorating the achievement. “The whole town is celebrating with you, this is a fantastic story."

Robert Yampolsky is part of the North Jersey Figure Skating Club, which teaches ice-skating from preschool to adult levels. The YouTube video below is courtesy of Anna Yampolsky.