After waking up, Ippo goes outside and finds Takamura taking Wanpo with him, Kimura, and Itagaki to the training camp at the beach, as the trio have matches scheduled. As the trio leaves, Aoki, Tomiko, and Kumi arrive and invites Ippo to go to the beach with them, Ippo accepts. As Takamura is running in the sand, he is hit by a beach ball, thrown by Ippo, who is supposed to be resting at his house. After Takamura catches Ippo and Aoki, Nekota and Hachi, who heard that everyone would be at the beach, arrives. After Takamura, Kimura, and Itagaki leave Aoki states to Ippo he prepared two rooms for the night, for him and Tomiko and for Ippo and Kumi. He then says Ippo will become a man tonight, gesturing sex.