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Japan synchronized swim team yearns for former glory

Monday, February 15, 2016 - 00:48

Japan's female synchronised swimming team aims to restore the country's dominance in the sport as it gears up for the 2016 Summer Olympics. Rough cut - subtitled (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT - SUBTITLED (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Japan's female synchronised swimming team is keen to get a medal at the Rio Olympics in August this year. Japan used to be a regular on the podium but have fallen behind in the last few Games. Masayo Imura used the coach the Chinese team and helped Japan's rival take a silver in 2012. Now she's determined to do the same with her home country's team. The Olympics' synchronised swimming competition starts from August 15-20.

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Japan synchronized swim team yearns for former glory

Monday, February 15, 2016 - 00:48