Japanese speed skater Takagi: Couldn’t have done it alone

The Yomiuri Shimbun
Speed skater Miho Takagi holds up four fingers while posing with three of the medals she earned at the Beijing Olympics, on Friday.

“It was good that I could keep going until the end,” speed skater Miho Takagi told reporters on Friday at a press conference in Beijing after earning her fourth medal at the Winter Olympics. “I couldn’t have done this alone.”

“Since the world championship is coming up [in March], I want to keep improving,” she said.