Teen phenom Takanashi soars to victory in Miyasama International

first_img Sara Takanashi, Ski jumping IN FIVE EASY PIECES WITH TAKE 5 GET THE BEST OF THE JAPAN TIMES RELATED PHOTOS SAPPORO – Sara Takanashi won the large hill of the Miyasama International on Sunday.The 16-year-old Takanashi, who also won the normal hill on Friday, managed 136 meters on her first jump and 101 meters on her second.center_img KEYWORDS The Sochi Olympic gold medal hopeful totaled 213.6 points, winning by a margin of 145.6 points. Aerial excellence: Ski jumper Sara Takanashi competes in the Miyasama International in Sapporo. The 16-year-old placed first in the large hill event on Sunday. | KYODOlast_img