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Olympic Games, Sports, Uncategorized

Japan wins gold in Ladies’ Team Pursuit, sets Olympic record

Japan wins gold in Ladies’ Team Pursuit, sets Olympic record

(Photo by MATSUO.K/AFLO) Japan won gold medal in speed skating team pursuit, beating the strong Netherlands team with an Olympic record of 2 minutes 53.89 seconds. (Photo by Yohei Osada/AFLO) […]

Olympic Games, Sports

Japan’s Kodaira wins gold in Speed Skating 500m

Japan’s Kodaira wins gold in Speed Skating 500m

(Photo by YUTAKA/AFLO) Japan’s Nao Kodaira won a gold medal in Speed Skating Ladies’ 500m at PyeongChang Olympics on February 18. (Photo by YUTAKA/AFLO) Korea’s Lee Seung-Hwa won a silver […]

Olympic Games, Sports

Japan’s Ayumu Hirano wins silver behind Shaun White in Halfpipe

Japan’s Ayumu Hirano wins silver behind Shaun White in Halfpipe

(Photo by Yohei Osada/AFLO) Japan’s young star Ayumu Hirano won silver medal behind the American legend Shaun White in Snowboarding Halfpipe final on February 14 at the PyeongChang Winter Olympic […]

Olympic Games, Sports, Uncategorized

Ayumu Hirano and Shaun White compete at Halfpipe Qualifying

Ayumu Hirano and Shaun White compete at Halfpipe Qualifying

(Photo by Yohei Osada/AFLO) Snowboarding Men’s Halfpipe Qualification took place on February 13 at Phoenix Snow Park during the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games in South Korea. Japan’s young star […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Sapporo Snow Festival 2017

Sapporo Snow Festival 2017

(All photos by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) Large snow sculptures are being displayed at the annual Sapporo Snow Festival which is held February 6-12th this year. Over 2.5 million people are expecting […]