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Masahito Obayashi

Japan

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSJPN11006199401
NOCJapan
Born10 Jun 1994 in  Nagano
GenderMen
ResidenceFukui, JPN
OccupationPublic Servant
LanguagesJapanese
Higher educationBusiness Studies - Yamanashi Gakuin University: Kofu, JPN
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 37.18 25 Dec 2018 Obihiro  
    1000m 1:13.66 10 Sep 2017 Obihiro  
    1500m 1:49.57 17 Feb 2018 Nagano  
    5000m 6:28.99 26 Oct 2018 Nagano  
    10000m 13:26.88 19 Nov 2017 Stavanger  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    Team Pursuit 8 Laps     1  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100005463994982  
twitter.com/akkanbe1210  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?He began skating at age eight in Nagano Prefecture, Japan.  
Club / TeamFukui Prefecture Sports Association: Japan  
Name of coachJohan de Wit [national], NED  
Reason for choosing this sportHe was influenced by his older sister.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerJapanese skater Takuro Oda. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolJapanese speed skater Akira Kuroiwa. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2018)  
Memorable sporting achievementRepresenting Japan at senior international competitions. (Athlete, 16 Nov 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Effort." (Athlete, 20 Nov 2018)  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2014/2015 World Cup 5000/10000m42  
    2016/2017 World Cup 5000/10000m50