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Athletes from Ishikawa win 4 medals at Trampoline World Championships 2017
On November 16th, four athletes from Ishikawa who have won medals at the
Trampoline World Championships held in Bulgaria visited Governor Tanimoto at the prefectural office to express their enthusiasm in the upcoming Olympic Games.
Visiting members were Ayano Kishi (Kanazawa Gakuin University staff) who won silver in the Women's Individual, Hikaru Mori and Hiromi Takagi (Kanazawa Gakuin High School 3rd Year) who won silver in Women's Synchro, and Ryosuke Sakai (Kanazawa Seiryo University 2nd Year) who won bronze in Men's Team. Mrs. Akiko Maruyama of the the Japanese Gymnastics Association and High
Performance Director of the Women's Trampoline Team, was also in attendance.
The governor praised their achievements, saying they were "nothing short of extraordinary" and "winning gold medals at the Olympics are no longer a dream."
The governor increased the expectation of Trampoline`s preparation camps towards Tokyo 2020 in Ishikawa Prefecture