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Yuna Onodera


SportSpeed Skating
Born02 Mar 1998
ResidenceObihiro, JPN
OccupationAthlete, Office Worker
Higher educationHealth and Welfare Studies - Takasaki University of Health and Welfare: Japan
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 39.76 25 Dec 2018 Obihiro  
    1000m 1:17.29 23 Oct 2022 Nagano  
    1500m 1:58.17 25 Oct 2020 Nagano  
    3000m 4:10.46 07 Feb 2020 Calgary  
    5000m 7:14.28 10 Mar 2013 Calgary  
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachToshihiko Itokawa, JPN  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating at age four in Hokkaido, Japan.  
Club / TeamFujikyu: Japan  
Reason for choosing this sportShe would often go to the ice rink as a child because her father was a skating coach.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerCzech speed skater Martina Sablikova. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2023)  
Hero / IdolJapanese speed skater Miho Takagi. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2019)  
InjuriesShe has suffered from joint effusion in both knees. The condition occurs when excess fluid accumulates in or around the knee joint. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2019, 23 Nov 2018)  
Memorable sporting achievementFinishing third at the 2018 All Japan Championships. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2019)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Failure is a stepping stone to success." (Athlete, 23 Nov 2018)  
AmbitionsTo win a medal at the Olympic Winter Games. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2023)  
HobbiesListening to K-pop music. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2023)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2022/2023 World Single Distances Championships 3000m18  
    2022/2023 World Single Distances Championships 1500m19  
    2022/2023 World Single Distances Championships Mass Start21  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2022/2023 World Cup Stavanger Team Pursuit3  
    2022/2023 World Cup 1500m14  
    2022/2023 World Cup 3000/5000m20  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m25  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m28  
    2018/2019 World Cup 3000/5000m33  
    2019/2020 World Cup 3000/5000m34  
    2022/2023 World Cup Mass Start39  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m50  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m52