Itoh and Koshimura are the National Champions of Japan
09 May 2012 at 10:27 | Published by: Hans | Views: 5799 | News search
Overwiev of the Felt course where the second day was played. (Photo by Yuki Koshimura 2012)
On the weekend of the 21-22nd of April the Japanese National Championships was plaeyd on two courses. On saturday two rounds was played on the eternit course in Yokohama. And on Sunday two more rounds was played and a 12-hole felt course at the University of Shukutoku. The weather was a bit chilly and on sunday also some rain.
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For each day there was a winner over the two rounds but also for the best single round. And also a winner for the two days combined was chosen. The combined gold medalists and National Championbs of Japan for 2012 was in the mens category Fuminori Itoh with 117 strokes and in the ladies category Yuki Koshimura with 125 strokes.
Men E E F F Total
1 Itoh Fuminori 26 28 32 31 117
2 Itoh Satoshi 26 25 36 32 119
3 Terui Yoshio 25 28 39 32 124
Women E E F F Total
1 Koshimura Yuki 25 26 35 39 125
2 Koto Seiko 35 26 35 35 131
3 Wakano Hiromi 36 27 39 32 134
The most exiting was in the best single rounds for men on eternite where 3 players had a single round of 25. The price was decided after a thrilling suddendeath where the winner Yoshio Terui won on lane 6 (pipe) shooting a 3.
The players with best single rounds on the felt course on Sunday where both students from the Shukutoku University.
Best Single round:
Men: Yoshio Terui 25
Women: Yuki Koshimura 25
Men: Takayuki Kanai 30
Women : Hiromi Wakano 32