Mr. Takahiro Fujimoto took charge of the first semester's lecture: "The Heartbeat of Heroes – Imagine the Sports Nation for the Future"
Mr. Takahiro Fujimoto (former Olympic swimmer, currently an actor: appeared on TV drama "JIN" sponsored by TBS as the role of Takamori Saigo) was in charge of the first semester's lecture. He gave a lecture with his heart and soul, presented a talk about his experience of having struggled to set a record as a professional swimmer, and also talked about the hardships he went through when he changed his carrier to an actor. A lot of questions were made during Question and Answer session. At the end of the lecture, Mr. Fujimori sent a message to students saying "It is important to move toward the future, not to look back on the past."
A lecture of "The Heartbeat of Heroes – Imagine the Sports Nation for the Future" will be held with another hero (speaker) in the second semester.