World Children’s Haiku The Results of the 16th World Children's Haiku Contest -- 'Sports' (in UK) Results

JAL Grand Prize Winner (6)

大賞作品(6句)

Dawn breaks, I set off
A fresh, warm breeze on my face
Gliding through water

夜が明ける、出発だ
さわやかな温かな風が顔に
水をきって進む

Hattie Corbishley
United Kingdom(Age11)
イギリス(11歳)

A shiny red ball
Bouncing around the green pitch
Summer has arrived

かがやくまっかなボール
緑のピッチではずむ
夏が来た

Aarna Gandhi
United Kingdom(Age9)
イギリス(9歳)

A spring in my step
Pirouette like pink petals
Falling from a tree

私のステップに春
木からまい散る
ピンクの花びらのようなピルエット

Maya Williamson
United Kingdom(Age11)
イギリス(11歳)

Flying through the air
My heart is thumping, leaving
a trail of powder

空を切って飛ぶ
心はドキドキ、後には
粉雪の小道

Lucas Yang
United Kingdom(Age12)
イギリス(12歳)

The sun on my face
As I fly through the blurred world
Hooves and hearts in sync

顔に日を受けて
かすんだ世界を飛び越えれば
ひづめと心がひとつに

Hannah Rayner
United Kingdom(Age13)
イギリス(13歳)

A rainbow of people
Flags raised high
Waving them on

人びとの虹
高く上がった旗
それらを振って

Alyssa Martinez
United Kingdom(Age13)
イギリス(13歳)

JAL Prize winner (13)

入賞作品(13句)

The Japanese translations are delayed due to the influence of COVID-19. Those will be posted as soon as they get ready.
(日本語の訳は、新型コロナ感染症の影響で作業が遅れております。こちらは準備ができ次第、順次掲載いたします。)

Little ladybird
Sitting by the cricket bat
Wants the game to start

George Haddon
United Kingdom(Age7)
イギリス(7歳)

Running in the woods
Feel the tall trees drowing me
Adrenaline kicks

Sohpia Newton
United Kingdom(Age10)
イギリス(10歳)

I dance peacefully
with autumn's balance and grace
like leaves on water

Esme Blue
United Kingdom(Age6)
イギリス(6歳)

Elegant and poised
Dancing through spring like water
Syncro is my life!

Florrie Hunt
United Kingdom(Age10)
イギリス(10歳)

I surface for air,
Grasping at what I can't see,
Water consumes me

Sophie Chou Polis
United Kingdom(Age13)
イギリス(13歳)

Riding on the waves
Water splashing on my board
Beseiged by the sea

Anna Duncan
United Kingdom(Age11)
イギリス(11歳)

Flying down the piste
Turning and dodging people
On infinite snow

Duncan Kerr
United Kingdom(Age11)
イギリス(11歳)

Stride by stride I fly
Racing through the muddy grass
My heart is pounding

Lilly Jackson
United Kingdom(Age11)
イギリス(11歳)

Dive in but don't splash
Feel the water rushing past
Reach for the surface

Chloe Addis
United Kingdom(Age10)
イギリス(10歳)

With fast paces
To the park I go
Ball in hand

Myla Tailby
United Kingdom(Age13)
イギリス(13歳)

New salt is layed down
Facing off, eyes locked, stood squat
Let battle commence

Polly Fletcher
United Kingdom(Age13)
イギリス(13歳)

I whisper to my
Horse as we approach the jump
"We will ride as one"

Tali Margoninski-Morray
United Kingdom(Age9)
イギリス(9歳)

Skiers on the slopes
Race down slicing through the snow
A cold winters day

Phoebe Free
United Kingdom(Age15)
イギリス(15歳)
  • 2021年3月に、世界中の優秀作品より選ばれた俳句と絵を収めた『地球歳時記第16巻"スポーツのうた"』を出版予定です。
    俳句には現地語に日英訳が付きます。
  • "Haiku by World Children Vol.16 – Impressions of Sports" will be published in March 2021, containing the best selections from the winning haiku in the world. Each haiku will appear with both English and Japanese translations and the artwork.
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