Just Japan Podcast 119: Japan and the Rio Games

In Episode 119 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea talks with Brett Larner of the Japan Running News. With the Rio Summer Olympics kicking off this week, Kevin gets the analysis of the Japanese Athletics team (specifically runners) from Brett. Brett is the “go to guy” when it comes to expertise in the running world in Japan in English. Brett talks a little bit about his site, “Japan Running News” as well as the Japanese athletes to watch out for in Rio. We briefly touch on the Russian doping scandal and talk about what to expect this summer in Rio!


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This episode features the analysis of Brett Larner from Japan Running News.

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Read more about Japan’s long distance team (Rio Games) at Japan Running News.





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