Yūzō Kanemaru (金丸 祐三, Kanemaru Yūzō, born 18 September 1987 in Takatsuki, Osaka) is a male Japanese sprinter. He set his 400 metres personal best at the 2009 Osaka Grand Prix, finishing in 45.16 seconds.[1]

Yuzo Kanemaru
Personal information
Born (1987-09-18) September 18, 1987 (age 32)
Height1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Weight75 kg (165 lb)
Sport
Country Japan
SportAthletics
Event(s)4 × 400m Relay

Competition recordEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Japan
2005 Asian Championships Incheon, South Korea 1st 400 m 46.04
1st 4x400 m relay 3:03.51
2006 World Junior Championships Beijing, China 7th 400 m 46.70
8th 4x400 m relay 3:16.61[2]
World Cup Athens, Greece 7th 4x400 m relay 3:04.67[3]
Asian Games Doha, Qatar 4th 400 m 46.47
4th 4x400 m relay 3:07.07
2007 World Championships Osaka, Japan 400 m DNF
2008 Olympic Games Beijing, China 43rd (h) 400 m 46.39
2009 Universiade Belgrade, Serbia 1st 400 m 45.68
3rd 4x400 m relay 3:06.46
World Championships Berlin, Germany 38th (h) 400 m 46.83
Asian Championships Guangzhou, China 2nd 400 m 46.60
1st 4x400 m relay 3:04.13
2010 Continental Cup Split, Croatia 7th 400 m 45.95[4]
Asian Games Guangzhou, China 2nd 400 m 45.32
2nd 4x400 m relay 3:02.43
2011 Asian Championships Kobe, Japan 3rd 400 m 46.38
3rd 4x400 m relay 3:04.72
World Championships Daegu, South Korea 20th (sf) 400 m 46.11
13th (h) 4x400 m relay 3:02.64
2012 Olympic Games London, England 28th (h) 400 m 46.01
12th (h) 4x400 m relay 3:03.86
2013 World Championships Moscow, Russia 23rd (sf) 400 m 46.28
10th (h) 4x400 m relay 3:02.43
2014 World Indoor Championships Sopot, Poland 10th (h) 4x400 m relay 3:12.63
IAAF World Relays Nassau, Bahamas 10th 4x400 m relay 3:03.24
Continental Cup Marrakech, Morocco 8th 400 m 48.08[4]
Asian Games Incheon, South Korea 4th 400 m 46.04
1st 4x400 m relay 3:01.88
2015 Asian Championships Wuhan, China 3rd 4x400 m relay 3:03.47
World Championships Beijing, China 37th (h) 400 m 45.65
15th (h) 4x400 m relay 3:02.97
2016 Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 47th (h) 400 m 48.38
2017 World Championships London, United Kingdom 15th (h) 4x400 m relay 3:07.29

StatisticsEdit

Personal bestsEdit

Event Best Location Date
100 metres 10.32 Okayama, Japan 23 October 2005
200 metres 20.69 Yokohama, Japan 21 May 2006
300 metres 32.29 Izumo, Japan 19 April 2009
400 metres 45.16 Osaka, Japan 9 May 2009

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