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Japanese English First thing you th…
──Kota Ikeda(English)

2011.07.13

First thing you thought when you first stepped on a skateboard:
Scary.

First skater you got inspired by:
Daisuke Hayakawa and Tadashi Muroi.

First time you thought skating is easy:
Everyday.

First time you thought skating is hard:
I haven't yet (laughs).

First time you thought you have a gift in skating:
I slammed as soon as I stepped on a skateboard for the first time and I quit, but found a skateboard randomly on the street a few days later.

First time you took skating as a career:
What's a career? I don't speak English.

First French word you learned:
Eaux... water.

First shocking fact that you found out:
People eventually die. It was shocking for me that I was only 5.

First anger you felt:
I was picked on because I was short.

First place you went to on a date:
I seriously don't remember.

First make:
I shaved off all my eyebrows and my parents made me draw them. That's my first makeup.

Hatsudai (a name of a place that means First Stand in Japanese):
I have no idea what you're talking about.

東京都足立区出身。Clichéのフロウとして活躍する、日本の次世代スケートシーンのセンター的存在。DC、NIXON、Volcomなどにスポンサードされている。
気になるスケーターの “初めて”を探るコーナー
THE FIRSTS。今回は日本が誇るスケートの
精密マシーン “KOTA”こと池田幸太の登場。
若くして自我を確立させたかのような
落ち着きをはらった男の、ルーツを垣間見よう。
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