Takaaki Anabara (Japanese:
He has narrow eyes and neat black hair. He wears thin-framed glasses and a gray tracksuit as his coaching outfit.
Anabara appears to be a calm, lenient person; he allows his team to run its own practices and was initially accepting towards Hinata's participation in the summer camp.
He went to the same high school as one of Shiratorizawa's coaches and played on the school's volleyball team together. He started coaching at Johzenji boys' volleyball team recently, possibly the previous or current year. It's due to him that Johzenji was able to advance to semifinals.
Spring High Preliminary ArcEdit
- It is implied that Anabara went to the same school as Shiratorizawa's current coach, Akira Saitō.