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Yuka Abe


SportSpeed Skating
Born09 Oct 1992 in  Abira
ResidenceObihiro, JPN
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 39.67 30 Dec 2018 Obihiro  
    1000m 1:17.49 28 Dec 2017 Nagano  
    1500m 1:58.25 29 Dec 2017 Nagano  
    3000m 4:15.93 07 Mar 2013 Calgary  
    5000m 7:45.34 12 Dec 2014 Ikaho  
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachKeiji Shirahata [club], JPN; Masaki Hada, JPN, from 2016  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating in grade four of primary school in Abira, Japan.  
Club / TeamDevelopment Team: Japan  
Reason for choosing this sportHer mother and her brother were involved in the sport.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerCoach Masaki Hada. (Athlete, 23 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolHer mother. (Athlete, 23 Nov 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Peace of mind." (Athlete, 23 Nov 2018)  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m32  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m34  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m57