Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido
Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido, July 2016
Origin Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
Genre Japanese Pop
Years Active 2016-present
Choreographer Mitsubachi Maki
Labels Up-Front Works
Members List of Members
Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido (ハロプロ研修生北海道; Hello Pro Trainee Hokkaido) is a collection of young girls selected through the Hello! Project "Hokkaido Gentei" Member Audition who are receiving dance and vocal lessons in Sapporo, Hokkaido.

Similar to the main Hello Pro Kenshuusei program, the members will be aiming towards a debut in Hello! Project.


Main Article: Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Members

Full Hello! Project MemberEdit



In May, an audition to find Hello! Project members from and active only in Hokkaido was launched, titled the Hello! Project "Hokkaido Gentei" Member Audition.


On July 16, it was announced through the official Hello! Project website that seven girls were selected to join the newly formed "Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido" and they would be introduced as the opening act at the Hello! Project 2016 SUMMER ~Sunshine Parade~ concert on July 30 in Sapporo.[1]

On October 2, the group participated in the "Hokkaido Idol Basket vol.45" event featuring local idols, and Up Up Girls (Kari) at Zepp Sapporo.[2] They also began broadcasting their first radio show, Hello! to meet you!, hosted by UP-FRONT Sapporo member Itou Sana.

On October 16, the group performed as the opening act in the "IDOL DIVERSITY" event featuring various idols groups including ℃-ute at Zepp Sapporo.[3]

On December 10, the group was scheduled to perform as the opening act in the Morning Musume '16 Concert Tour Aki ~MY VISION~ concert at Nitori Bunka Hall.[4] However, the concert got cancelled because the Morning Musume members could not arrive at the venue due to bad weather.[5]


On January 8, it was announced on Hello! to meet you! that Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido would release their first indies single on February 4,[6] which was later given the full title "Real☆Little☆Girl / Kanojo ni Naritai!!! (Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Ver.)".[7] They also announced that they would perform as the opening act at the rescheduled Morning Musume '16 Concert Tour Aki ~MY VISION~ concert on January 22,[8] the Naruchika 2017 ℃-ute concerts on January 29, and the Hello! Project 2017 WINTER ~Crystal Clear~ concert on February 4.[9] "Real☆Little☆Girl / Kanojo ni Naritai!!! (Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Ver.)" was pre-released at the Hello! Project concert venue[10] and was released for general sale on July 5.

On February 5, the group held their first regular performance, Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Teiki Kouen Vol.1.[11] Their second regular performance, Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Teiki Kouen Vol.2, was held on May 4.

On May 5, Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido took part in the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2017 ~Haru no Koukai Jitsuryoku Shindan Test~, which was their first event held outside Hokkaido.

On May 27, they were the opening act for the ℃-ute Concert Tour 2017 Haru ~℃elebration~ day performance in Hokkaido.

On September 8, it was announced that former Country Girls member Inaba Manaka would take the role as Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido's leader. She was introduced at and performed in the Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Teiki Kouen Vol.4 on September 18.[12]

On September 24, the group and Inaba participated in the LIVE PRO FESTIVAL 2017 event, which featured local idols, as well as Tsubaki Factory, at Zepp Sapporo.

On September 30, selected members and Inaba held a handshake event at HMV Sapporo Stellar Place to promote "Real☆Little☆Girl / Kanojo ni Naritai!!! (Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Ver.)".

Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido and Inaba will perform as the opening act for the Morning Musume Tanjou 20 Shuunen Kinen Concert Tour 2017 Aki ~We are MORNING MUSUME~ on October 21.

On November 3, they performed in the MOMOIRO SHOW at Sapporo DUCE.[13]


On February 17, Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido and Inaba Manaka released the indies single "Hankouki! / Ice day Party" for limited sale at the Hello! Project 20th Anniversary!! Hello! Project 2018 WINTER concert venue in Sapporo.[14]



Indies Singles


See AlsoEdit


  1. "​「ハロプロ研修生北海道」始動のお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2016-07-16.
  2. "10月2日(日)Zepp出演者追加です!" (in Japanese). 2016-08-31.
  3. "No Maps presents 『 IDOL DIVERSITY 』" (in Japanese). 2016-10-09.
  4. "モーニング娘。'16コンサートツアー秋~MY VISION~オープニングアクトのお知らせ" (in Japanese). 2016-12-05.
  7. "ハロプロ研修生北海道 インディーズ1stシングル「リアル☆リトル☆ガール/彼女になりたいっ!!!(ハロプロ研修生北海道Ver.)」会場先行販売のお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2017-02-03.
  8. "モーニング娘。'16コンサートツアー秋〜MY VISION〜 札幌振替公演 オープニングアクトのお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2017-01-19. (Cached)
  9. "Hello! Project 2017 WINTER オープニングアクトのお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2017-01-25.
  11. "ハロプロ研修生北海道 定期公演 Vol.1" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2017-01-08.
  12. "稲場愛香に関するお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2017-09-08.
  13. "「MOMOIRO SHOW」ハロプロ研修生北海道 出演決定!" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2017-10-19.
  14. "ハロプロ研修生北海道 feat.稲場愛香 CD「ハンコウキ!/Ice day Party」会場先行販売のお知らせ" (in Japanese). Hello! Project. 2018-02-14.

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