Image search results - "sports"
002-IMG_0345.jpg
Women at the starting line for triathlon
003-IMG_2379.jpg
Carrying back a single sculling boat
005-IMG_0349.jpg
Also see the video at YouTube.
014-IMG_2417A.jpg
Close-up of rowers at Asahi Regatta
016-IMG_3839A.jpg
Kyoto Univ. alumni
016x-20090815_3578.jpg
Heavyweight judo Olympic gold medalist Satoshi Ishii (石井 慧) was also at Yasukuni Shrine on Aug. 15, 2009. He was very kind and signed autographs, shook hands, and took photos with a lot of people.
021-IMG_0523.jpg
Cycling for triathlon
022-IMG_7195.jpg
Niiya Hitomi, the first woman runner I saw went on to win the women's division. I wondered where the women runners were. They were more than 20 min. behind the men to finish. 新谷仁美 東京マラソン
022-IMG_7196.jpg
Niiya Hitomi, leading woman runner and later fastest woman to finish with a time of 2 hr. 31 min. 1 sec. Age 18. 新谷仁美 東京マラソン
026-IMG_0520.jpg
Also see the video at YouTube.
026-IMG_3880A.jpg
Kyodai alumni in their 20s and 30s
026-IMG_7154.jpg
Shiga University women rowers
037-IMG_0638.jpg
Running in triathlon
038-IMG_0610.jpg
Also see the video at YouTube.
039-IMG_0616.jpg
Akiko Sekine who later won the women's triathlon.After cycling, they ran for 10 km. About 30 min. later, this woman, Akiko Sekine won the triathlon. She was one of athletes who went to the Athens Olympics (placing 12th).
040-IMG_3960.jpg
Kyoto University's winning rowing crew
044-9810-21.jpg
Nagano Winter Olympics women's ice hockey match.
051-9811-9.jpg
Japan's goalie takes a break at Nagano Winter Olympics women's ice hockey match.Her helmet is dotted with Print Club photo stickers.
052-9811-10.jpg
Nagano Winter Olympics women's ice hockey match.
064-IMG_7399.jpg
Tokyo Big Sight in sight
066-IMG_7404.jpg
Right turn here
072-IMG_7424.jpg
Current time: 5 hr. 8 min. 15 sec.
073-IMG_7429.jpg
Endless stream of runners heads for the finish.
077-IMG_7470.jpg
Finish line dead ahead
081-IMG_7306.jpg
081-IMG_7473.jpg
The marathon course was 42.19 km long.
084-IMG_7495.jpg
Hi mom!
090-IMG_7554.jpg
A huge number of taiko drummers perform near the finish line. This taiko group is called Kodaijin. 鼓代神 Web site at www.geocities.jp/kodaijin_kdj/
092-IMG_7547.jpg
Taiko drummers near the finish line.
094-IMG_7556.jpg
119-IMG_8127.jpg
Kyoto University 京都大学
ap121-20081228_2329.jpg
Dunk shot progression.
b010-IMG_3598.jpg
West gate (Nishi Gate) to Kibogaoka Culture Park, a large prefectural park featuring a large grassy lawn, sports facilities, camping facilities, and seminar facilities. MAP
b011-IMG_3564.jpg
Large grassy lawn.
b012-IMG_3572.jpg
Mt. Mikami in the distance.
b013-IMG_3569.jpg
b014-IMG_3580.jpg
Grass slide
b015-IMG_3577.jpg
b016-IMG_3583.jpg
Shallow stream
b017-IMG_3591.jpg
Mushrooms
b018-IMG_3593.jpg
b019-IMG_3538.jpg
Softball field
b020-IMG_3546.jpg
Cherry blossoms and softball field
b021-IMG_3603.jpg
West Gate for car parking. Bus stop on right.
IMG_8870.jpg
Keiji Suzuki vs. Hiroaki Takahashi
IMG_8991.jpg
Former Olympic champion Yasuhiro YamashitaKata performance before the final match.
ki025-20080726_6961.jpg
Would you believe a karate group? They did not dance. Just punched and yelled their way through. Kitamachi Awa Odori, Nerima, Tokyo 極真空手連
la010-20090306_2753.jpg
On the evening of March 6, 2009, the Tokyo Apache basketball team played an exciting game against the Shiga LakeStars at Komazawa Gymnasium in Setagaya Ward, Tokyo.
la011-20090306_2773.jpg
GumQ performs during pregame activities.
la012-20090306_2783.jpg
la013-20090306_2792.jpg
la014-20090306_2803.jpg
Introduction of Tokyo Apache players with GumQ gauntlet. Cohey Aoki, now sporting some hair.
la015-20090306_2807.jpg
la016-20090306_2809.jpg
John "Helicopter" Humphrey
la017-20090306_2811.jpg
la018-20090306_2812.jpg
National anthem of Japan
la019-20090306_2815.jpg
Tip-off. This was the first time I saw the LakeStars at an away game. First time to see them wearing their white uniforms too.
la020-20090306_2826.jpg
Takashi Fujiwara of the Shiga LakeStars being covered by Masashi Joho of Tokyo Apache.
la021-20090306_2832.jpg
Boosters for the Shiga LakeStars made quite a bit of noise.
la022-20090306_2837.jpg
Dunk shot by Ryan Rourke.
la023-20090306_2840.jpg
Shiga takes a large lead right from the beginning of the game, and led the Apache through most of the game.
la024-20090306_2842.jpg
Five LakeStars play defense against Joho.
la025-20090306_2843.jpg
Brayden Billbe trying to find a receiver for a pass.
la026-20090306_2850.jpg
Wara defends against Darin Maki. It was exciting to see two of my favorite teams playing each other.
la027-20090306_2852.jpg
Bobby Nash
la028-20090306_2857.jpg
Fujiwara and Joho
la029-20090306_2867.jpg
Ray Schafer
la030-20090306_2870.jpg
la031-20090306_2876.jpg
la032-20090306_2882.jpg
Ray Schafer shouting to Ryan.
la033-20090306_2883.jpg
LakeStars still lead.
la034-20090306_2891.jpg
John Humphrey and Bobby Nash
la035-20090306_2904.jpg
In it goes...
la036-20090306_2925.jpg
Cohey
la037-20090306_2926.jpg
la038-20090306_2927.jpg
Darin Maki
la039-20090306_2936.jpg
John Humphrey tries to steal the ball.
la040-20090306_2945.jpg
la041-20090306_2943.jpg
la042-20090306_2946.jpg
No. 33 Bobby Nash
la043-20090306_2948.jpg
Brayden looking to pass to Wara.
la044-20090306_2950.jpg
Brayden
la045-20090306_2932.jpg
Shiga LakeStars boosters. I wonder how many of them came to Tokyo all the way from Shiga? (I live in Tokyo.)
la046-20090306_2951.jpg
Make it a jump ball
la047-20090306_2955.jpg
Jump ball
la048-20090306_2959.jpg
GumQ and their fantastic halftime performance.
la049-20090306_2975.jpg
la050-20090306_2984.jpg
la051-20090306_2992.jpg
Check this out!
la052-20090306_2998.jpg
la053-20090306_3003.jpg
GumQ
la054-20090306_3018.jpg
la055-20090306_3027.jpg
More halftime entertainment.
la056-20090306_3029.jpg
A bit of rythmn gymnastics.
la057-20090306_3033.jpg
And hula hoop, almost like a circus act. I like her crossed eyes...
la058-20090306_3047.jpg
Tokyo Apache's corner
la059-20090306_3049.jpg
LakeStars huddle
la060-20090306_3056.jpg
la061-20090306_3057.jpg
la062-20090306_3063.jpg
la063-20090306_3071.jpg
Ryan Rourke
la064-20090306_3072.jpg
la065-20090306_3076.jpg
Brayden Billbe
la066-20090306_3077.jpg
la067-20090306_3095.jpg
la068-20090306_3098.jpg
la069-20090306_3100.jpg
la070-20090306_3108.jpg
la071-20090306_3111.jpg
Tip-off
la072-20090306_3113.jpg
la073-20090306_3117.jpg
Wara and Bobby
la074-20090306_3120.jpg
la075-20090306_3125.jpg
la076-20090306_3130.jpg
la077-20090306_3135.jpg
la078-20090306_3139.jpg
la079-20090306_3140.jpg
Bobby Nash
la080-20090306_3148.jpg
Shiga LakeStars return to court.
la081-20090306_3154.jpg
Tip-off
la082-20090306_3158.jpg
la083-20090306_3159.jpg
la084-20090306_3163.jpg
la085-20090306_3170.jpg
Ryan going for a free throw
la086-20090306_3173.jpg
la087-20090306_3172.jpg
la088-20090306_3179.jpg
LakeStars boosters are happy.
la089-20090306_3181.jpg
It was a very exciting game. The game ended as a tie 70-70, so it went into overtime and the LakeStars prevailed.
la090-20090306_3183.jpg
la091-20090306_3185.jpg
A few words by Apache head coach Joe Bryant. He said that bj league games are fun, and we should all come out to see the games. I agree.
la092-20090306_3189.jpg
LakeStars make high-five with boosters.
la093-20090306_3184.jpg
Final score: Tokyo Apache 77, Shiga LakeStars 85. Also see my other Lakestars photos and player info here.
lf010-20090111_1013.jpg
Shiga Prefectural Gymnasium in Otsu, venue of the bj-league pro basketball game between the Shiga LakeStars and Fukuoka Rizing on Jan. 11, 2009. 滋賀県立体育館
lf011-20090111_1014.jpg
lf012-20090111_1015.jpg
lf013-20090111_1018.jpg
Sign at gym entrance.
lf014-20090111_1019.jpg
Magnee (official mascot looking like a Lake Biwa catfish) and two cheerleaders greet fans entering the gym.
lf015-20090111_1023.jpg
"Wara curry" for sale, based on team captain FujiWARA Takamichi's family recipe.
lf016-20090111_1603.jpg
Shiga Lakestars souvenir stand
lf017-20090111_1026.jpg
Shiga Lakestars jerseys, T-shirts, and sweats for sale.
lf018-20090111_1033.jpg
Pregame attractions included a cheerleading lesson for kids taught by the cheerleaders. (Shiga LakeStars Kids Cheer School)
lf019-20090111_1045.jpg
A group played as a pre-game attraction.
lf020-20090111_1050.jpg
Magnee and cheerleaders
lf021-20090111_1054.jpg
Cheerleaders in a pregame show.
lf022-20090111_1057.jpg
Introduction of LakeStars team members.
lf023-20090111_1058.jpg
lf024-20090111_1076.jpg
lf025-20090111_1079.jpg
lf026-20090111_1088.jpg
lf027-20090111_1092.jpg
Pregame practice. LakeStars on the left, and Fukuoka Rizing on the left.
lf028-20090111_1090.jpg
Fukuoka Rizing practicing.
lf029-20090111_1095.jpg
Magnee fires up the crowd.
lf030-20090111_1097.jpg
T-shirts for sale.
lf031-20090111_1103.jpg
Introduction of starting lineup.
lf032-20090111_1110.jpg
Tip off to start the game between the Shiga LakeStars and Fukuoka Rizing.
lf033-20090111_1120.jpg
lf034-20090111_1129.jpg
Team captain Fujiwara Takamichi.
lf035-20090111_1131.jpg
Ryan Rourke, forward
lf036-20090111_1133.jpg
lf037-20090111_1150.jpg
lf038-20090111_1143.jpg
Wara goes for a shot.
lf039-20090111_1144.jpg
lf040-20090111_1145.jpg
lf041-20090111_1154.jpg
Ray Schafer is the tallest on the team at 213 cm.
lf042-20090111_1161.jpg
Ishibashi Haruyuki, point guard.
lf043-20090111_1166.jpg
Ishibashi Haruyuki
lf044-20090111_1168.jpg
Bobby Nash (No. 33) , from the University of Hawaii at Manoa (my alma mater too).
lf045-20090111_1169.jpg
Ryan Rourke now sporting some facial hair.
lf046-20090111_1174.jpg
Brayden Billbe is pestered by a Fukuoka Rizing player.
lf047-20090111_1178.jpg
lf048-20090111_1197.jpg
A time out for a basketball challenge for these two girls.
lf049-20090111_1198.jpg
lf050-20090111_1201.jpg
lf051-20090111_1204.jpg
Brayden Billbe
lf052-20090111_1209.jpg
Ryan going for a free throw.
lf053-20090111_1210.jpg
Ray is one tall guy with long arms.
lf054-20090111_1212.jpg
lf055-20090111_1224.jpg
Time-out entertainment by the LakeStars cheerleaders amd mascot Magnee.
lf056-20090111_1225.jpg
lf057-20090111_1158.jpg
lf058-20090111_1226.jpg
Dunk
lf059-20090111_1228.jpg
Mike Sakan, local boy from Kusatsu, Shiga.
lf060-20090111_1233.jpg
lf061-20090111_1235.jpg
Mike Sakan, local boy from Kusatsu, Shiga.
lf062-20090111_1237.jpg
Sponsors
lf063-20090111_1238.jpg
Fujiwara Takamichi
lf064-20090111_1244.jpg
lf065-20090111_1246.jpg
lf066-20090111_1249.jpg
Bobby Nash
lf067-20090111_1251.jpg
Bobby
lf068-20090111_1261.jpg
lf069-20090111_1258.jpg
Corner cheers
lf070-20090111_1269.jpg
Ogawa Shinya, another local boy from Nagahama.
lf071-20090111_1275.jpg
Half-time show
lf072-20090111_1279.jpg
GO GO LAKES!!!
lf073-20090111_1278.jpg
lf074-20090111_1288.jpg
Cheerleader in the stands!
lf075-20090111_1293.jpg
Cheerleader in the stands!
lf076-20090111_1297.jpg
Band plays again during half-time show.
lf077-20090111_1298.jpg
lf078-20090111_1313.jpg
Trying to block a shot.
lf079-20090111_1314.jpg
lf080-20090111_1315.jpg
Ray Schafer successfully block s a shot.
lf081-20090111_1326.jpg
lf082-20090111_1331.jpg
Bobby Nash
lf083-20090111_1333.jpg
Ogawa Shinya goes for a three-pointer.
lf084-20090111_1346.jpg
The cheerleaders really add some spice to the game. This is something you don't see on TV.
lf085-20090111_1347.jpg
lf086-20090111_1354.jpg
lf087-20090111_1371.jpg
lf088-20090111_1373.jpg
lf089-20090111_1385.jpg
lf090-20090111_1395.jpg
lf091-20090111_1403.jpg
lf092-20090111_1413.jpg
Shiga LakeStars cheerleaders.
lf093-20090111_1436.jpg
lf094-20090111_1455.jpg
lf095-20090111_1461.jpg
lf096-20090111_1498.jpg
lf097-20090111_1508.jpg
lf098-20090111_1513.jpg
lf099-20090111_1514.jpg
lf100-20090111_1523.jpg
lf101-20090111_1524.jpg
With Bobby Nash scoring at the last second, the game ends in a tie. This means a tiebreaker period of 10 min. was added.
lf102-20090111_1525.jpg
lf103-20090111_1529.jpg
lf104-20090111_1531.jpg
lf105-20090111_1532.jpg
lf106-20090111_1540.jpg
Tip-off for the tiebreaker.
lf107-20090111_1544.jpg
lf108-20090111_1566.jpg
It's very close and exciting.
lf109-20090111_1567.jpg
People cheering for Fukuoka roar as the ball goes through the hoop.
lf110-20090111_1570.jpg
Unfortunately, the LakeStars missed one too many shots and lost the game, 93-96. It was an exciting game even though we lost.
lf111-20090111_1571.jpg
Players shake hands.
lf112-20090111_1575.jpg
lf113-20090111_1578.jpg
Speech by coach Robert Pierce.
lf114-20090111_1581.jpg
LakeStars looking somewhat dejected.
lf115-20090111_1584.jpg
Bobby Nash wins MVP with a prize from TV station Biwako Broadcasting.
lf116-20090111_1586.jpg
Bobby receives a DVD player.
lf117-20090111_1589.jpg
lf118-20090111_1594.jpg
The LakeStars shake hands or high five fans.
lf118-20090111_1597.jpg
lf120-20090111_1600.jpg
Head coach Robert Pierce. The LakeStars remain in 4th place. Also see my other Lakestars photos and player info here.
ls001-20081011_0006.jpg
Shiga LakeStars poster for home games at Shiga Prefectural Gym in Otsu.
ls002-20081011_0005.jpg
Shiga LakeStars bus.
ls003-20081011_0014.jpg
ls004-20081011_0008.jpg
Shiga Prefectural Gym (Shiga Kenritsu Taiikukan) in Otsu, one of the home courts of the Shiga LakeStars. 滋賀県立体育館
ls005-20081011_0009.jpg
Stairs at Shiga Prefectural Gym
ls006-20081011_0020.jpg
ls007-20081011_0021.jpg
Entrance to Shiga Prefectural Gym.
ls008-20081011_0052.jpg
The lobby had these life-size cutouts of the players.
ls009-20081011_0051.jpg
Jerseys for sale.
ls010-20081011_0050.jpg
LakeStars merchandise for sale.
566 files on 3 page(s) 1