the ski jumping world is currently the new ruler. Japanese Ryoyu Kobayashi celebrates the competition of another.
Kobayashi is a real sensation. Before this season Kobayashi was able to reach the world cup only two times among the top ten yet short career. Now he manages the world cup and has caught the legendary ski week in profit.
How Kobayashi is the trick done? And who is he?
I'm new to the japanese. A little crazy, japanese, Kobayashi, 22, characterized himself hill week opening race under the Oberstdorf.
the specific questions he never replied.
Kobayashi will discuss with suppliers in japanese through an interpreter. He appeared diplomatically and a little speech. It is very japanese. It can be also shell, that keeps the true nature of the hidden.
When Kobayashi walks performance after the interview area, a japanese reporter, he did not bow down to them. A great jump after Kobayashi could squeeze hands into fists and ventilate wildly.
They are the signs of the "new japanese new". Kobayashi is part of the generation that does not want to shackle themselves to the country's culture with strict traditions.big brother perässäRyoyu Kobayashi ventilation Garmisch-Partenkirchen to win the new year's day. The joy was in the team of the guys with Daiki Ito (left) and big brother Junshiro Kobayashi. Zumawire/MVphotos
Kobayashi is a native of the small Hachimantain the city. There live about 26 000 people, i.e. the same amount as in one ski week event in place of spectators.
hill tower Kobayashi end up five years older big brother Junshiro Kobayashi after and inspired by. Junshiro Kobayashi was a ski week in the second competition in Garmisch-partenkirchen in the fifth. One of the world cup races you can buy, despite he is not able to make the sharp into the top of a similar breakthrough with my little brother.
Also Ryoyun big sister Yuka Kobayashi , 24, is a ski jumper.
When Ryoyu Kobayashi was 19 years old, he moved to Sapporo. He got a place Tsuchiya Home Ski Team -ski jumping of the garage. Japan has a number of private companies funded by the ski-jumping stables. Kobayashi's team mate is ski jumping legend Noriaki Kasai .
the garage of the coach is in the Finnish ski jumping national team former head coach Janne Väätäinen , who got the jumping talent hands a few years ago.
– the fact that the japanese athlete to suddenly bounce in this way the world's top-ranking, it is not a every year thing. Surely this is now the future challenges that the case remains in the hands of. The japanese media when excited, so yes it of time looking forward to is involved, Väätäinen said to Yle in December.
the Future is certainly good and he has potential for anything. The kind of guy are we talking about, that only the sky is the limit.to Quickly position in central Europe has been asking in recent days and weeks, who is Ryoyu Kobayashi. Japanese comments were sought after hill week opening race below. Zumawire/MVphotos
Väätäinen told Yle that the Kobayashi part of the timing and rhythm of the effort exceptionally well, but there are other explanatory factors for the success of the find. Kobayashi gets air into the position amazingly quickly.
– She flies like a piece of paper, described the German olympic winner Andreas Wellinger Ruka early in the season.
Kobayashi is forced to make a flight with a lot of work. Previously his package breaks down often, when the skis are rising so quickly in the body. Now the japanese know how to control so the skis as the body.
This was a dramatic example of just Poor. The japanese team coach Hideharu Miyahira dropped the output beam by two notches, when Kobayashi's turn. Although Kobayashi's pace of the ramp of the cam was clearly weaker than competitors, he's gliding a slide record.
hill week Kobayashi is a completely new situation. When the hill week to win the first two races, all start to ask the same thing: if you win all four races?
hill week is skipped in 1953. Fourth win directly are able to only German Sven Hannawald (2001-2002) and the Polish Kamil Stoch years ago.
– I will just Concentrate on the next jump. I don't think about anything else, Kobayashi said the second contest after the victory.
If winning streak continues, hill week at the conclusion of the Austrian Bischofshofenin see anything unusual japanese festival on Sunday.
Sources: Der Spiegel, Neue Zürcher Zeitung