★Assistant Professor Hiroyuki Shimoyama Receives the 35th Kawamoto Research Award for Sports Science at the University of Tsukuba

Assistant Professor Hiroyuki Sagayama received the 35th Kawamoto Award for Encouragement of Sports Science Research at the University of Tsukuba, and the award ceremony was held in GSI Building 414 on Wednesday, 17 November 2021.

The award is funded by a donation from Mr. Takeshi Kawamoto, a graduate of the Faculty of Physical Education of the Tokyo University of Education and former president of UHYM, and is designed to honor researchers who have achieved outstanding research results in the field of sports science at the University of Tsukuba.

As all the previous recipients of this award have later become leading researchers in the field of sports science in Japan, it is regarded as a gateway to becoming a leading researcher.