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Keiichiro Nagashima

Japan

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSJPN12004198201
NOCJapan
Born20 Apr 1982 in  Ikeda
GenderMen
ResidenceObihiro, JPN
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesJapanese
Higher educationLiterature, Science - Nihon University: Tokyo, JPN
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 34.24 17 Nov 2013 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1000m 1:08.09 07 Mar 2009 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 1:50.37 28 Sep 2012 Calgary  
    5000m 7:58.45 03 Feb 1998 Kushiro  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
Olympic Games
Event  
Olympic Games
    2 x 500m   1    
World Sprint Championships
Event  
World Sprint Championships
    Overall   1 1  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100008020454183  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachJohan de Wit [national], NED  
Club / TeamRecovery: Japan  
Reason for choosing this sportHis older sister was already involved in the sport.  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began skating at age three.  
General Interest
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievementFinishing fifth in the 1000m at the 2008 World Cup event in Heerenveen, Netherlands. (news.yahoo.co.jp, 06 Jun 2015)  
AmbitionsTo win a medal at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (sankei.com, 10 Aug 2017)  
Most influential person in careerCoaches Masaki Hada and Yohei Takamura. (Athlete, 30 Jan 2011)  
Awards and honoursIn March 2014 he was given the Special Honorary Award in Ikeda, Japan. (tokachi.co.jp, 31 Mar 2014)

He received the Kozuki Sports Award from the Kozuki Foundation in Japan in 2009, 2010 and 2014. (kozuki.or.jp, 25 Aug 2014)

He received a Special Award at the TV Asahi Big Sports Awards Ceremony in 2011. (oricon.co.jp, 14 Jan 2011)

He received an Excellence Award at the 2010 Hokkaido Sports Awards and Awards for Encouragement Ceremony in Japan. He was also presented with the Hokkaido Shinbun Press Sports Award the same year. (hokkaido-np.co.jp, 07 Dec 2010; dokyoi.pref.hokkaido.lg.jp, 2010)

He received a Grand Award at the 2009 ABN Sports Grand Award Ceremony in Japan. (abn-tv.co.jp, 31 May 2014)
 
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2008/2009 World Sprint Championships Overall2  
    2010 Olympic Games 2 x 500m2  
    2009/2010 World Sprint Championships Overall3  
    2007/2008 World Sprint Championships Overall5  
    2007/2008 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m6  
    2014 Olympic Games 2 x 500m6  
    2008/2009 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m7  
    2006/2007 World Sprint Championships Overall9  
    2007/2008 World Single Distances Championships 1000m12  
    2006 Olympic Games 2 x 500m13  
    2006/2007 World Single Distances Championships 1000m14  
    2013/2014 World Sprint Championships Overall16  
    2006/2007 World Single Distances Championships 500m17  
    2011/2012 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m18  
    2008/2009 World Single Distances Championships 1000m19  
    2011/2012 World Single Distances Championships 1000m20  
    2012/2013 World Sprint Championships Overall21  
    2005/2006 World Sprint Championships Overall22  
    2014/2015 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m24  
    2006 Olympic Games 1000m32  
    2010 Olympic Games 1000m37  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2006/2007 World Cup Harbin 500m1  
    2006/2007 World Cup Nagano 500m1  
    2013/2014 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 500m1  
    2011/2012 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 500m1  
    2012/2013 World Cup Nagano 500m1  
    2010/2011 World Cup Heerenveen 500m1  
    2013/2014 World Cup Astana 500m1  
    2006/2007 World Cup Heerenveen 500m1  
    2006/2007 World Cup Heerenveen 500m1  
    2008/2009 World Cup Berlin 500m1  
    2009/2010 World Cup Heerenveen 500m1  
    2008/2009 World Cup Kolomna 500m1  
    2008/2009 World Cup Nagano 500m1  
    2008/2009 World Cup 500m2  
    2006/2007 World Cup 500m2  
    2006/2007 World Cup Nagano 500m2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Nagano 100m2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Changchun 100m2  
    2007/2008 World Cup Hamar 500m2  
    2010/2011 World Cup Obihiro 500m2  
    2007/2008 World Cup Inzell 500m2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Kolomna 500m2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Changchun 500m2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Erfurt 500m2  
    2011/2012 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 500m2  
    2010/2011 World Cup Obihiro 500m2  
    2004/2005 World Cup Nagano 500m3  
    2011/2012 World Cup Heerenveen 500m3  
    2007/2008 World Cup Inzell 500m3  
    2013/2014 World Cup Berlin 500m3  
    2009/2010 World Cup Berlin 500m3  
    2008/2009 World Cup Changchun 500m3  
    2010/2011 World Cup Changchun 500m3  
    2006/2007 World Cup Calgary 500m3  
    2008/2009 World Cup 1000m6  
    2012/2013 World Cup 500m6  
    2010/2011 World Cup 500m6  
    2004/2005 World Cup 100m7  
    2011/2012 World Cup 500m8  
    2009/2010 World Cup 500m8  
    2008/2009 World Cup 100m9  
    2007/2008 World Cup 500m9  
    2013/2014 World Cup 500m11  
    2005/2006 World Cup 500m14  
    2004/2005 World Cup 500m18  
    2006/2007 World Cup 1000m18  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m19  
    2007/2008 World Cup 100m21  
    2006/2007 World Cup 100m23  
    2007/2008 World Cup 1000m25  
    2013/2014 World Cup Overall24  
    2011/2012 World Cup Overall26  
    2010/2011 World Cup 1000m29  
    2009/2010 World Cup 1000m31  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1000m35  
    2004/2005 World Cup 1000m36  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1000m39  
    2012/2013 World Cup Overall40  
    2005/2006 World Cup 1000m48