Photo Credit: MarathonFoto.com
Residence: Brookline, MA
Hometown/High School: Nagasaki, Japan
College: Nagasaki University School of Medicine
Age division: 30-39
B.A.A. member since: 2015
What is your favorite racing distance and race?
Where is your favorite place to run in New England?
Along the Charles River
Tell us about your most memorable race experience or training run.
Last year’s Boston marathon. The weather was great and my friends were cheering me on.
What event(s) are you training for in 2017?
Boston and Berlin marathons
What’s the most difficult training workout you have accomplished?
My first training in Boston winter of 2014-2015. I was not used to training in such cold weather.
What’s your alternative training activity to running?
Tell us something unique about yourself that would surprise most of us.
I play a pick-up ice hockey game every Friday.
When you’re not running, what do you like to do?
I would like to play ice hockey.
If you could run anywhere in the world, where would you go?
What’s your profession or field of work?
I’m a doctor and I’m trying to find the cure for Leukemia.
What’s your favorite adidas racing or training shoe?
Takumi Ren and Boston boost