Yuka Sato

  • Japan
  • Born: 1992

Winner of 2009 Incheon ITU Triathlon Asian YOG Qualifier, Sato is one of Japan’s promising athletes, having competed five rounds of the Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series in Elite category this year. She first took up triathlon when she was 9 years old with her mother’s encouragement.  Sato also topped at 2010 Sendai Bay ITU Triathlon Asian Cup and 2010 Amakusa ITU Triathlon Asian Cup in Elite categories.  Personal best in 400m swim is 4’23”1.  Her dream is to become an Olympic medalist.  First gold medal winner of the inaugural Youth Olympic Games.

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2017 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
15 Jul, 2017 - Elite Women - 01:01:47
2017 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
10 Jun, 2017 - Elite Women - 02:02:38
2017 Cagliari ITU Triathlon World Cup
04 Jun, 2017 - Elite Women - 01:02:39
2017 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
13 May, 2017 - Elite Women - 02:00:02
2017 Chengdu ITU Triathlon World Cup
06 May, 2017 - Semifinal 2 Elite Women - 00:58:57
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2017 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2017-07-15 - Elite Women - 01:01:47
2017 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
2017-06-10 - Elite Women - 02:02:38
2017 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
2017-05-13 - Elite Women - 02:00:02
2017 ITU World Triathlon Gold Coast
2017-04-08 - Elite Women - 01:01:50
2016 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Cozumel
2016-09-11 - Elite Women - 02:02:32
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2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016-08-18 - Elite Women - 02:00:01
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Yuka
Family Name Sato
Representing JPN
Year of Birth 1992
Place of Birth Chiba
Residence Japan
Coach Kenjiro Ijima
Sponsors Toshinpartners, 4DM, Asics
Yuka's next event
28 - 29 Jul, 2017
2017 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton
Edmonton, Canada • Start List
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