Name: Takahito Yuki
Hails From: Japan
Favourite River: Miyakawa
Favourite Level Six Gear: Mack Dry Top
Story: Started slalom when he was in university and has since become one of the best river runners in Japan, taking on the snow-melt big water creeks. He also plays polo and freestyle.
Plans for this summer:
Claims to fame (other than being a level six athlete): Participated in the 2010 World Cup representing Japan.