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 auditions, that are receiving dance and vocal lessons in Sapporo, Hokkaido.
Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido has no trainees as of December 13, 2021.
- Main article: Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido/Members
- 1st Generation (2016)
- Oota Haruka (太田遥香) (Debuted in 2018)
- Sato Hikari (佐藤光) (Left in 2019)
- Ishiguri Kanami (石栗奏美) (Graduated in 2021)
- Kawano Minori (河野みのり) (Left in 2021)
- Kitagawa Ryo (北川亮) (Left in 2018)
- Kudo Yume (工藤由愛) (Debuted in 2019)
- Yamazaki Mei (山﨑愛生) (Debuted in 2019)
- 2nd Generation (2019)
- Hashimoto Ririka (橋本莉々花) (Left in 2020)
- 3rd Generation (2019)
- Full Hello! Project Member
- Inaba Manaka (稲場愛香) (Leader; 2017-2022)
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.
On October 2, the group participated in the "Hokkaido Idol Basket vol.45" event featuring local idols, and Up Up Girls (Kakko Kari) at Zepp Sapporo. They also began broadcasting their first radio show, Hello! to meet you!, hosted by UP-FRONT Sapporo member Itou Sana.
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. However, the concert got cancelled because the Morning Musume members could not arrive at the venue due to bad weather.
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, which was later given the full title "Real☆Little☆Girl / Kanojo ni Naritai!!! (Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Ver.)". 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, the Naruchika 2017 ℃-ute concerts on January 29, and the Hello! Project 2017 WINTER ~Crystal Clear~ concert on February 4. "Real☆Little☆Girl / Kanojo ni Naritai!!! (Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Ver.)" was pre-released at the Hello! Project concert venue 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. 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.
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 performed 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.
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.
On June 30, it was announced during their radio show Hello! to meet you! that the Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Audition 2019 would be held for new members and would open for applications on July 1.
On July 11, a unit within the program was announced consisting of a rotating line-up of members of Hello Pro Kenshuusei or Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido, simply called the Hello Pro Kenshuusei Unit. The unit was formed in order to check members' activities more closely as they aim to make their debut. They will perform at Hello! Project concerts like a major group so they can improve their skills. Depending the situation, members may be replaced once their trainee or unit activities have been checked. The starting members are Yonemura Kirara, Ishiguri Kanami, Kubota Nanami, Kanemitsu Ruru, and Saito Madoka.
On July 26, the list of members appearing in Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2019 9gatsu ~Kira~ was released, and it was announced that Sato had completed her training.
On August 1, Hashimoto Ririka was announced as a new member of Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido, she was introduced and performed at the September recitals.
On December 3, Nishimura Karin and Shibuya Hina were announced as the two new members. They were introduced on stage for the first time at Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2019 12gatsu ~Musubu~.
On March 15, it was announced that their radio show Hello! to meet you! would be ending on March 29. A new radio show titled Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido no Hello! Real☆School (ハロプロ研修生北海道のHello! リアル☆スクール) will begin on April 5.
On April 20, an official joint staff Twitter account with Hello Pro Kenshuusei was opened.
On March 7, it was announced by Fukumura Mizuki at the end of the Hello! Project Kenshuusei Happyoukai 2021 3gatsu ~Yell~ recital that Ishiguri Kanami would be debuting in a new Hello! Project group within the year.
On December 13, in accordance with OCHA NORMA's impeding debut, the promoted member profiles were removed from the Hello Pro Kenshuusei and Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido page on the Hello! Project site. With Ishiguri's promotion, this left Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido with no trainees.
On December 26, it was announced that their radio show Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido no Hello! Real☆School (ハロプロ研修生北海道のHello! リアル☆スクール) hosted by Ishiguri Kanami would be renamed to OCHA NORMA Ishiguri Kanami no Hello! Real☆School (OCHA NORMA 石栗奏美のHello! リアル☆スクール) starting January 2, 2022 in accordance with her debut with OCHA NORMA.
- Main article: Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido/Discography
- Indies Albums
- [2018.05.06] Rainbow×2 (track #11 Real☆Little☆Girl)
- Indies Singles
- [2017.07.05] Real☆Little☆Girl / Kanojo ni Naritai!!! (Hello Pro Kenshuusei Hokkaido Ver.)
- [2018.02.17] Hankouki! / Ice day Party (feat. Inaba Manaka)
- [2020-2021] Hello Dream. (ハロドリ。)
- Morning Musume (Yamazaki Mei)
- ANGERME (Oota Haruka)
- Juice=Juice (Kudo Yume)
- OCHA NORMA (Ishiguri Kanami)
- 'HPK' is an acronym for the Kenshuusei system, while 'KSS' is an acronym for the Kenshuusei members.
- Oota Haruka, Ishiguri Kanami, Inaba Manaka and Hashimoto Ririka were previously from idol groups outside of Hello! Project. Oota Haruka and Hashimoto Ririka were from the same idol group, Ribbon Girls.
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