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Yuna Onodera


SportSpeed Skating
Born02 Mar 1998
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 1:17.85 27 Oct 2018 Nagano  
    1500m 1:58.42 08 Feb 2020 Calgary  
    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 coachKoichi Irizawa, JPN, from 2016  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating at age four in Hokkaido, Japan.  
Club / TeamTakasaki University of Health and Welfare: 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 careerDutch speed skater Ireen Wust. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2019)  
Hero / IdolJapanese speed skater Miho Takagi. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2019)  
InjuriesShe has 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)  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m28  
    2018/2019 World Cup 3000/5000m33  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m50