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Nana Takahashi

Japan

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSJPN20304199301
NOCJapan
Born03 Apr 1993 in  Obihiro
GenderWomen
ResidenceFujiyoshida, JPN
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesJapanese
Higher educationBusiness - Yamanashi Gakuin University: Kofu, JPN
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 40.03 16 Mar 2017 Calgary  
    1000m 1:17.90 16 Mar 2017 Calgary  
    1500m 1:57.98 03 Dec 2017 Calgary  
    3000m 4:04.89 17 Mar 2017 Calgary  
    5000m 7:09.85 18 Mar 2017 Calgary  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    Team Pursuit 6 Laps   1    
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/nana.takahashi.357  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportShe was encouraged to try the sport by her grandfather.  
Club / TeamDaichi Skating Team: Japan  
Name of coachJohan de Wit [national], NED; Masaki Hada, JPN, from 2016  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating at age three in Obihiro, Japan.  
General Interest
General Interest
HobbiesShopping, painting her nails. (skatingjapan.or.jp, 08 Oct 2017)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the Olympic Winter Games. (skatingjapan.or.jp, 08 Oct 2017)  
Most influential person in careerJapanese speed skater Hiroyasu Shimizu. (Athlete, 16 Nov 2017)  
Hero / IdolDutch speed skater Ireen Wust. (Athlete, 16 Nov 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Do your best." (Athlete, 16 Nov 2017)  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 World Cup 3000/5000m38  
    2017/2018 World Cup 3000/5000m39  
    2016/2017 World Cup 3000/5000m41  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m49