Three students and two alumni have been selected as the members of the Japan’s national team for the 30th Olympic Games in London. At the send-off ceremony on June 22, 2012 in Tama Campus, over 300 students, staffs, and professors gave them a big boost. The Games will start on July 27, 2012.
[ Shota Iizuka ]
Sprinter. Entering 200 meter sprints and 4×100 meter relay.
Born in Shizuoka prefecture on June 25, 1991. After graduation from Fujieda Meisei High School (Shizuoka prefecture), he entered Chuo University.
Now, he is a third-year student in the Department of Law in the Faculty of Law.
[ Tetsuya Tateno ]
Sprinter. Entering 400 meter hurdles.
Born in Ibaraki prefecture on August 5, 1991. After graduation from Ikubunkan High School (private, located in Tokyo), he entered Chuo University. Now, he is a third-year student in the Department of Accounting in the Faculty of Commerce.
[ Chiaki Ishibashi ]
Swimmer. Entering 4×200 meter relay (free style).
Born in Fukuoka prefecture on June 22, 1991. After graduation from Higashi Fukuoka High School (Fukuoka prefecture), he entered Chuo University. Now, he is a third-year student in the Department of Policy Sciences in the Faculty of Policy Studies.
[ Ryo Yamamoto ]
Marathon runner, a member of the Track and Field Team of Sagawa Express Co.Ltd.
Born in Hyogo prefecture on May 18, 1984. He graduated from Faculty of Law, Chuo University in March 2007.
[ Kenta Chida ]
Fencer, a member of the Nexus Fencing Team, Nexus Co. Ltd.
Born in Miyagi prefecture on August 2, 1985. He graduated from Faculty of Letters, Chuo University in March 2009.