Watertown's Ross Miner will be skating against the nations best figure skaters at the end of the month, but he welcomed 2013 with a skate on the Fog Pond.
Miner joined the group at Boston’s First Night Skating Spectacular on New Year's Eve. Later this month he will head to Omaha for the 2013 Prudential U.S. Figuring Skating Championships.
He has had success in past nationals. In and in 2011 and 2012, he finished third at the US Nationals. He also got third at the 2012 Four Continents Figure Skating Championships, according to Miner's website.