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Kazuya Yamada

Japan

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSJPN12709200101
NOCJapan
Born27 Sep 2001
GenderMen
OccupationStudent
LanguagesJapanese
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 34.83 21 Oct 2022 Nagano  
    1000m 1:07.68 18 Dec 2022 Calgary  
    1500m 1:43.90 09 Dec 2022 Calgary  
    5000m 6:36.67 23 Jan 2020 Obihiro  
    10000m 13:43.04 02 Nov 2019 Obihiro  
Social Media
Social Media
instagram.com/okazu__927/  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachKoichi Irisawa [club], JPN; Joji Kato [national], JPN; Keiichiro Nagashima [national], JPN  
Club / TeamTakasaki University of Health and Welfare : Japan  
General Interest
General Interest
HobbiesWatching TV shows. (skatingjapan.or.jp, 01 Sep 2022)  
Famous relativesHis older brother Masaya Yamada has competed in speed skating at international level. (sanspo.com, 24 Oct 2022; skatingjapan.or.jp, 01 Sep 2022)  
AmbitionsTo win a medal at the 2026 Olympic Winter Games in Milan-Cortina. (japangamestv.japan-sports.or.jp, 02 Sep 2022)  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2021/2022 World Cup 1500m9  
    2021/2022 World Cup 1000m38  
    2021/2022 World Cup Mass Start46