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2015-06-23

Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) Elects 30 Executive Board Members
6 New Members chosen including Norio Nobata, Managing Director of Baseball Federation of Japan (BFJ)



Ajinomoto National Training Center
Tokyo - The 62 Council members of JOC met in Tokyo on June 23, 2015, and elected 30 Executive Board members for the term of 2 years. The Executive Board members will meet on July 7 when Tsunekazu Takeda is expected to be elected as President for 9 consecutive terms. Yoshinobu Suzuki who reached mandatory retirement age of JOC remains as VP of Baseball Federation of Asia and BFJ.

National Federations (??Newly Appointed)
Tsuyoshi Aoki????Swiming??Shin-ichiro Otsuka????Triathlon??Mitsugi Ogata????track and fields??Hirobumi Kawano????Sailing??Yuji Takada *????Wrestling???Hiroshi Takeuchi????Volley ball??Kozo Tashima????Soccer??Mitsuo Tsukahara *????Gymnastic??Seiko Hashimoto *????Skate??Eisuke Hiraoka????Rawing??Tsuyoshi Fukui????Tennis??Toshimasa Furukawa????Ski??Ichiro Hoshino????Table tennis??Kiichiro Matsumaru????Riflery???Keisuke Muratsu????Golf??Yasuhiro Yamashita????Judo??Masanori Ozaki????Softball???Norio Nobata????Baseball???Akira Kokaze ????Kendo??Hidetoshi Tanaka????Sumo?

Persons of learning and experience (??Newly Appointed)
Tsunekazu Takeda ????IOC member??Fujio Cho????President Japan Sports Assc.??Ichiro Kono????President Japan Sports Council??Yosuke Fujiwara????VP Japan Olympic Academy??Yasuo Saito????Former Ambassador of France??Daichi Suzuki ????President Japan Olympians Assc.???Koji Murofushi????Director Japan Association of Athletics Federations??Naoko Takahashi????-do-??Kaoru Yamaguchi????Associate Professor Univ. of Tsukuba Graduate School???Tetsuro Hibino????Secretary General ????

Auditors (??Newly Appointed)
Mitsutaka Kurokawa????Sports Art???Shigemitsu Sakuma????Cycling???Toshihisa Nagura????Karate?