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Konami Soga


SportSpeed Skating
Born09 Apr 1995 in  Tokyo
ResidenceSuwa, JPN
OccupationOffice Worker
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 38.82 15 Dec 2018 Heerenveen  
    1000m 1:18.65 29 Dec 2018 Obihiro  
    1500m 2:14.32 13 Jan 2018 Morioka  
    3000m 5:15.46 14 Jan 2018 Morioka  
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachJohan de Wit [national], NED  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating at age three in Suwa, Japan, and took up the sport seriously in grade four of primary school.  
Club / TeamNihon House Hotel and Resort: Japan  
Reason for choosing this sportShe was influenced by her older sister.  
General Interest
General Interest
Awards and honoursIn 2015 she was given the Best Athlete Award by the Morioka City Amateur Athletic Association in Japan. (, 06 Dec 2015)  
HobbiesOrigami [art of paper folding]. (, 16 Jun 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Stay positive." (Athlete, 21 Nov 2018)  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 World Cup Tomaszˇw Mazowiecki Team Sprint1  
    2018/2019 World Cup Obihiro Team Sprint2  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m24