On September 26, 2016, Shiseido Running Club coaches and athletes hosted an athletic workshop “2016 Get-together for Jogging! ” at Misato elementary school in Gifu prefecture. The head coach, Mr. Masahiro Inoguchi, the running coach, Mr. Ryo Iketani, and athletes, namely Ms. Yuka Takashima, Ms. Chihiro Sunaga, Ms. Yumi Yoshikawa and Ms. Yukiko Okuno, took part in the event.
During the lecture section, Ms. Takashima shared her experience at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
Following that, the coaches and athletes offered trainings for faster running and games to improve stamina and running ability, which were all fun-oriented. The last game they played was “linked by ekiden sash” in which all of the participants shared a sense of unity while handing over the sash and finished with smiles on their faces.
November 30th, 2017 Shiseido Running Club finishes 8th in All-Japan Women’s Corporate Ekiden Championship