Japan has announced its team! Japan will be represented by 44 athletes!

2019 / 04 / 28

The Japanese team for the IAAF World Relays YOKOHAMA 2019 has been set.

A total number of 44 athletes (23 male and 21 female athletes) will be representing Japan, including medallists at world events such as Ryota Yamagata, Yoshihide Kiryu, Shota Iizuka, Aska Cambridge, Shuhei Tada, Kenji Fujimitsu, as well as the Asian Games 200m champion Yuki Koike.

At the press conference, the Japanese athletes Yoshihide Kiryu and Yuki Koike were on stage alongside Beijing Olympics 4x100m relay silver medallists Nobuharu Asahara, Shingo Suetsugu, and Naoki Tsukahara, who are ambassadors for the IAAF World Relays 2019.

Tickets are now on sale.
https://iaafworldrelays.com/yokohama2019/t_info/

 

4×100 Metres Relay Men
Ryota YAMAGATA
Yoshihide KIRYU
Yuki KOIKE
Kirara SHIRAISHI
Shuhei TADA
Daisuke MIYAMOTO

4×200 Metres Relay Men
Kirara SHIRAISHI
Shunto NAGATA
Tomoya TAMURA
Kenji FUJIMITSU
Shota IIZUKA
Aska CAMBRIDGE

4×400 Metres Relay Men
Julian Jrummi WALSH
Rikuya ITO
Naoki KITADANI
Yoshinobu IMOTO
Tomoya TAMURA
Jun YAMASHITA

4×100 Metres Relay Women
Ichiko IKI
Miku YAMADA
Shuri AONO
Naoka MIYAKE
Hinami YAMANAKA
Nodoka SEKO

4×200 Metres Relay Women
Sayaka FUJISAWA
Anna DOI
Mei KODAMA
Mai FUKUDA
Hinami YAMANAKA
Nodoka SEKO

4×400 Metres Relay Women
Mae HIROSAWA
Seika AOYAMA
Yuna IWATA
Konomi TAKEISHI
Mayu INAOKA
Nanako MATSUMOTO

4×400 Metres Relay Mixed
Kentaro SATO
Kosuke HORII
Kota WAKABAYASHI
Sayaka FUJISAWA
Mayu INAOKA
Mayu KOBAYASHI

2x2x400 Metres Relay Mixed
Sho KAWAMOTO
Allon Tatasunami CLAY
Yume KITAMURA
Ayano SHIOMI

Shuttle Hurdles Relay Mixed
Shunya TAKAYAMA
Taio KANAI
Ayako KIMURA
Masumi AOKI

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11 - 12th May 2019