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Makoto Owada


SportSpeed Skating
Born31 May 1991
FamilyWife Ayane Owada
ResidenceSapporo, JPN
Higher educationSport Studies - Hokusho University: Ebetsu, JPN
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 36.05 10 Mar 2013 Calgary  
    1000m 1:09.25 21 Sep 2013 Calgary  
    1500m 1:45.95 11 Mar 2013 Calgary  
    5000m 7:22.15 20 Dec 2016 Obihiro  
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?He first tried the sport at age three at his local skating rink.  
Reason for choosing this sportHe was influenced by his older brother.  
Club / TeamObihiro Skating Federation: Japan  
General Interest
General Interest
HobbiesWalking. (, 26 Oct 2015)  
Famous relativesHis older brother Tsukasa has represented Japan in speed skating. (, 03 Dec 2012;, 10 Nov 2010)  
Most influential person in careerHis older brother. (Athlete, 07 Dec 2013)  
Awards and honoursHe received a Sports Award at the 2010 Honbetsu Sports and Culture Awards Ceremony in Japan. (, 10 Nov 2010)  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m61