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'Japan's Makoto Ozawa, Portland's Susan Smith Win the 43rd Portland Marathon'

http://www.oregonlive.com/sports/index.ssf/2014/10/japans_mokota_ozawa_portlands.html

Makoto Ozawa (Team Sekino Reform) was a member of Asia University's 2006 Hakone Ekiden champion team, running the uphill Fifth Stage where he was 4th.

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Anonymous said…
What else can you tell us about Makoto Ozawa? As you can see, the local press didn't make a great effort to profile him. Thanks!

Ryan Heal
Anonymous said…
I ran with him for 21miles(I made a wrong turn at 23.5 so it should have been closer), strong athlete. Saw he's run 1:03:59 before. Not surprising from what I saw when I was an alternate at Izumo in 2012.

-Matt Duffy

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