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Kira wins Silver: Asian Athletics Championships

Manami Kira, 4th Year Faculty of Commerce, won the Silver Medal in the 400m hurdles at the 20th Asian Athletics Championships which was held in Pune, India, from Wednesday, July 3rd to Sunday, July 7th.

Manami Kira (4th year Faculty of Commerce)
400m Hurdle    57.78 sec   2nd place Silver Medal
4 x 400m Relay  3min 35.72 sec  3rd place Bronze Medal

Kira succeeded in winning the medals despite physical challenges from the drastic climate difference in India.

Sota Kawatsura, a graduate of Chuo, also won 2nd place as anchor of the Japan team at the 4 x 100m relay.

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