Japan’s Paralympic team heads to Pyeongchang

Written with extracts from The Sankei Shimbun

March 5th 2018

Some 30 Japanese athletes, including ski athletes who are hoping to win many medals at the Pyeongchang Winter Paralympic Games opening on 9th, departed from Haneda Airport for Korea on the morning of March 5th.

Momoka of Waseda University, holds a flag in her hand at the opening ceremony smiled as “she said:

I want to work hard with the usual feelings”. Ryo Kano who hopes to win three consecutive grand prix’s for the men’s sledge events says:,

“I will do my best only one race at a time, I think that I think the feelings will rise further from now.”

The snowboard players are scheduled to arrive on the 8th.

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