Shibata Yasuyuki is a sprinter from Kanazawa Misaki Industrial Bicycle Club. He calls himself the "Gale of the North" and the "Unshakable Man," but he appeared pretty shaken after Tadokoro and Naruko passed him during the sprint battle on the first day of the Inter High. His zekken number for the race was 112. He also was riding mostly at the front of the large pack on Day 3 of Inter High.