Reruhi Shimizu of Japan jumps during the training run at the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup on the Muehlenkopfschanze hill in Willingen, western Germany, on February 8, 2013. Heavy snowfall made the conditions challenging for the athletes. AFP PHOTO / ODD ANDERSEN
Taku Takeuchi, Daiki Ito, Noriaki Kasai and Reruhi Shimizu of Japan attend a Japanese medalist press conference at Japan House on day 11 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on February 18, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.
Silver medalists Austria, gold medalists Germany and bronze medalists Japan celebrate during the flower ceremony for the Men's Team Ski Jumping final round on day 10 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at the RusSki Gorki Ski Jumping Center on February 17, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.