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Old 12-16-04, 02:20 PM   #1
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Keirin Grandprix 2004

Please look at anyone!!
KEIRIN GRANDPRIX 2004 TACHIKAWA in Japan (30.DEC.2004)
As for this race, only a 1 day race is done by best nine Japanese Keirin rider
Prize money 100000000 yen (909090 dollars) Race
http://www.tachikawakeirin.jp/gp2004/top.html

Toshiaki Fushimi which acquired a silver medal by the Athens Olympics ganes(team sprint)
http://www.dataplaza.keirininfo.or.j...en2?SNO=012939

A race relays live broadcasting with the following site on that day by Japan Standard Time
http://www.tachikawakeirin.jp/movie/index.html

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Old 12-16-04, 02:54 PM   #2
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awesome, thanks Tomity.

is that yen -> dollars conversion accurate?! nearly a million dollars?!
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awesome, thanks Tomity.

is that yen -> dollars conversion accurate?! nearly a million dollars?!
Yes!! 100000000yen>100million yen>nearly a million dollars
It's great Keirin rece in Japan
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Keirin racer purses are pretty serious. I wish the US would have something of level and national recognition, but Americans prefer to put vertically challenged people on horse back and let them run fast/turn left. What a testament to human athletic ability!

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Are you going to the Keirin Grand Prix?
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Keirin racer purses are pretty serious. I wish the US would have something of level and national recognition, but Americans prefer to put vertically challenged people on horse back and let them run fast/turn left. What a testament to human athletic ability!

Tomity-san
Are you going to the Keirin Grand Prix?
6 Day or Madison racing is making a comeback.I raced some of them, they were awesome.

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