Akiko Sekine

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Akiko Sekine (関根 明子, Sekine Akiko) (née Hirao; born August 30, 1975) is an athlete from Japan, who competes in triathlon. She competed at the first Olympic triathlon at the 2000 Summer Olympics. She took seventeenth place with a total time of 2:04:18.70. She also competed at the second Olympic triathlon at the 2004 Summer Olympics. She took twelfth place with a total time of 2:07:34.02.

Akiko Sekine
Personal information
Birth nameAkiko Hirao (Hirao Akiko)
BornAugust 30, 1975 (1975-08-30) (age 46)
Kita-Kyushu, Fukuoka, Japan
Medal record
Women's Triathlon
Representing  Japan
Asian Games
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Doha Individual


  • "Profiles: Akiko Sekine (JPN)". Triathlon.org. Archived from the original on 2007-09-29.
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Akiko Hirao-Sekine". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 22 May 2010.

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