Yamato Akitsuki has recently moved to Tokyo, and in order to maintain his less than wealthy lifestyle, he currently works at his aunt's bathhouse. While walking by the school one evening he sees a girl by the name of Suzuka practicing the high jump, and is instantly in love. Even better is the realization that Suzuka lives next door! Determined to prove himself worthy of her affections, Yamato decides to join the school's track team and show her what he’s got, but things won’t be so easy; for Suzuka has a love interest of her own, and it isn’t Yamato...
The show is nothing special but story was okay. The story is kind of cute and I could get into it here and there. I'd lose interest for a couple episodes and get back on again for a few. I think I would have loved Suzuka when I was about 10 years younger(13). They did manage to keep the story strong but I think the end was cut short because their were a couple... read more
This is a slow moving anime. I agree but somehow it's so slow that you will be caught between dumping it and watching it by dragging(just to see the end of it). The whole story would actually fit in 9 episodes. Imagine it got dragged to 26. Just dragged.Animation is poor. It's too poor that they don't seem to run a race just moving haphazardly across the screen.Characters don't develop much. The hero... read more