Takeshi TATSUMOTO

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  • Nationality: Japan

    Position:

    Catches: Left

    BIO

    Hometown: Tokyo, Japan
    Nickname: Tatsu
    Member of the TCHC from 2006-present

    Tatsumoto san is a man of few words, but is very passionate about the game of hockey. He joined the Tokyo Canadians in 2006 and has been a mainstay in the crease for the team ever since.

    Tatsu joined the TCHC because the team members are good people and the team is fun to play with. One of Tatsu’s favourite memories was when the team made it to the finals of the Hong Kong International (A Division) tournament.

    In addition to playing on the ice for the Tokyo Canadians Tatsu is also a member of Team D’s of the U-League in Tokyo as well as a netminder for the Senior Monsters Ice Hockey Club. Furthermore, Tatsu’s passion extends to inline hockey where he plays goal for both the FLYING PENGUINS and STIGA in the Misconduct League.

    When he’s not stopping pucks Tatsu works at a job where he supports research and development in the medical field.

    Photo courtesy of Ray Yamaguchi Photography.