Ai Takahashi who wants to change the world of Japanese volleyball “I’m not such a player” for 900,000 followers / SNS
Fans also send a keen eye to Ai Takahashi (20 = Nippon Sport Science University), the representative of Japan for volleyball, who expresses himself by making full use of SNS. Underlying is the desire to popularize competition. There is a sense of mission because it attracts her attention.
[Valley Japan National Team Ai Takahashi / Overseas Challenge]
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Instagram increased by 700,000 at the Olympics Popular in Southeast Asia
From 200,000 to 900,000.
After the Tokyo Olympics, Instagram followers have more than quadrupled.
Not only the ability of volleyball, but also the neat looks will boost the attention. There are many followers in Southeast Asia such as Thailand, the Philippines, and Indonesia, where volleyball is popular. What Takahashi feels frankly is-.
“I’m really surprised, and I’m very happy that more people support me. But that’s not all (SNS followers), so there are people who support me, and I’m still such a player. If not, I want to be humble. “
Last December, he opened his own channel on YouTube. Disseminate information on eating habits in Italy, question corners, and practice scenes. Planning is basically done by yourself.
“My favorite YouTuber these days is that I like small children, so when I give my name,” Shoyan Otoko San Brothers “(as of May 2010, the number of registered people exceeded 170,000, and the boys’ three brothers). I’m watching YouTubers who send out their growth and personal life. It’s a personal healing. Basically, I don’t refer to anyone. I value what I want to convey. Masu “(Posted a collaboration video with the same channel on May 21)
It is a sense of mission that drives us. I want to popularize the sport of volleyball. There are things that can be transmitted only if you are in a position to attract attention.
“For me, it’s best to become a first-class volleyball player, but I’ve also participated in the Olympics, and various players are aiming for me. When I think about what I can do, I get stronger. By the way, the fun of volleyball, what kind of player you are, what kind of life you are living … There are only a limited number of players who can tell the players of elementary, junior high and high school. want to go”
“I want to make the valley more exciting” 20-year-old ambition
Men and women of all ages watch volleyball in Italy, where they went to warrior training for four months from the end of last year. Couple spectators are not uncommon.I realized that volleyball has been established as one “entertainment”
“I want to make the world of volleyball even more exciting. It is good for the world of volleyball that young players become more and more interested and even a little better players come out. I want to help convey the spread and fun of volleyball. I want to use such things because it is a convenient world. “
The inscription on the right is “Courage and belief change the world” that appears in the American blockbuster drama “Prison Break.”
From the youngest representative of the Tokyo Olympics, a star of hope that gained valuable experience in the world’s highest peak Serie A Padova. First, we will change the Japanese volleyball world.