Miku Tashiro

Miku Tashiro (田代 未来, Tashiro Miku, born 7 April 1994) is a Japanese judoka.[1] She competed at the 2020 Summer Olympics, winning a silver medal in mixed team.[2]

Miku Tashiro
Personal information
NationalityJapanese
Born (1994-01-25) 25 January 1994 (age 28)
Tokyo, Japan
OccupationJudoka
Height1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Weight63 kg (139 lb)
Sport
CountryJapan
SportJudo
Weight class–63 kg
Profile at external databases
IJF3637
JudoInside.com56672
Updated on 3 November 2021.

CareerEdit

She started judo at the age of 8.[3] Her favorite techniques are Uchi mata and Ōuchi gari.[3]

In 2009, she won the gold medal in the 63 kg weight class at the World Judo Championships Cadet.[3] In 2010, she won the gold medal in the 63 kg weight class at the Youth Olympics and the World Judo Championships Junior.[3]

In 2011, she suffered an anterior cruciate ligament injury at the Kinshuki High School Judo Tournament.[4] The next year she returned to the tatami after long rehabilitation[4]

In 2013, she took a position at Komatsu Limited after graduating from Shukutoku High School.[3]

She won the bronze medal in the Extra-lightweight (63 kg) division at the 2014 World Judo Championships.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ IJF profile
  2. ^ "Judo TASHIRO Miku - Tokyo 2020 Olympics". .. Retrieved 16 August 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  3. ^ a b c d e "近代柔道 2014年4月号 柔道全日本強化選手名鑑 2014 -". Baseball Magazine Sha Co., Ltd. 20 April 2014.
  4. ^ a b c 谷本2世だ!田代、初出場で銅メダル「手応え感じた」/柔道 Sankei Sports 29 August 2014

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