Masamitsu Tomikawa, Leader of JTU Paralympic strategic team, led the 5th JTU Paratriathlon Training Camp with Japan Paracycling Team held in Sports Cycle Center in Izu, Japan with a total of 12 athletes, including four JTU Paratriathlon members and the guide.
JTU Paratriathlon team and Japan Para-Cycling team will be hold training camp together at Cycle Sports Center in Shuzenji, Shizuoka from 17th March to 20th March. It is set to strengthen the team and developing their skills prior to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
Australian's own Luke Willian and Emma Jackson take top of the podiums on home soil on Saturday, 11 March. Jumpei Furuya had a good swim and bike with the lead group and made a 7th-place finish.
2017 Playa Hermosa CAMTRI American Cup is held in Costa Rica on 5 March 2017.
5 out of 6 Japanese athletes got the podium and had a great season kick-off.
The World Triathlon Series is held in the Middle Eastern nation for the third consective year on 3-4 March 2017. The brand new speed course is located in the Yas Marina Circuit where the Formula One Abu Dhabi Grand Prix takes place.
Now you can find 2017 JTU sanctioned events calendar including the date of Japan Triathlon Championships and NTT Japan Ranking Events.