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Erina Kamiya

Japan

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSJPN20105199201
NOCJapan
Born05 Jan 1992
GenderWomen
ResidenceJapan
OccupationAthlete, Office Worker
LanguagesJapanese
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 37.40 03 Dec 2017 Calgary  
    1000m 1:14.73 02 Dec 2017 Calgary  
    1500m 2:02.35 14 Mar 2008 Calgary  
    1500m 2:02.35 20 Mar 2009 Calgary  
    3000m 4:46.74 14 Jan 2007 Ikaho  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/erina.kamiya.5  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?She first tried the sport at age four in Obihiro, Japan.  
Reason for choosing this sportHer older brother was a skater.  
Club / TeamTakadou Construction Inc.: Tokyo, JPN  
Name of coachJohan de Wit [national], NED; Robin Derks [national], NED  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerCoach Masayuki Kawahara. (Athlete, 27 Jan 2017)  
Hero / IdolJapanese skater Nao Kodaira. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2015)  
HobbiesWatching DVDs, listening to music. (skatingjapan.or.jp, 08 Oct 2017; takadou.com, 10 Jul 2017)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (takadou.com, 10 Jul 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Retain a beginner's mind." (Athlete, 30 Nov 2013)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2015/2016 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m12  
    2016/2017 World Sprint Championships Overall12  
    2018 Olympic Games 500m13  
    2012/2013 World Single Distances Championships 1000m19  
    2015/2016 World Sprint Championships Overall25  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2016/2017 World Cup Nagano Team Sprint1  
    2015/2016 World Cup Calgary, AB Team Sprint1  
    2015/2016 World Cup Heerenveen Team Sprint2  
    2016/2017 World Cup Stavanger Team Sprint2  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m3  
    2015/2016 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT Team Sprint3  
    2016/2017 World Cup Stavanger 500m3  
    2016/2017 World Cup Astana 500m3  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m12  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m15  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m17  
    2012/2013 World Cup 500m18  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m22  
    2016/2017 World Cup Overall23  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1000m27  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m27  
    2015/2016 World Cup Overall36  
    2011/2012 World Cup 500m38  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1000m39  
    2010/2011 World Cup 1000m40