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Japan Athletics at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games

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Host City: Berlin, Germany
Date Started: August 2, 1936
Date Finished: August 9, 1936

Events for Japan: 26
Participants for Japan: 46 (39 men and 7 women)
Youngest Participant for Japan: Ko Nakamura-Yoshino (16 years, 104 days)
Oldest Participant for Japan: Kohei Murakoso (30 years, 341 days)
Most Medals for Japan (Athlete): Naoto Tajima (2 medals)

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Takayoshi Yoshioka 27 Men's 100 metres 4 h2 r2/4
Monta Suzuki 23 Men's 100 metres 4 h4 r2/4
Kichizo Sasaki 24 Men's 100 metres 6 h3 r2/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Mutsuo Taniguchi 23 Men's 200 metres 5 h2 r2/4
Masao Yazawa 21 Men's 200 metres 4 h2 r1/4

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Toyoyi Aihara 22 Men's 400 metres 4 h7 r1/4
Keiji Imai 18 Men's 400 metres 5 h5 r1/4
Hiroyoshi Kubota 23 Men's 400 metres 6 h4 r1/4

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Toshinao Tomie 25 Men's 800 metres 6 h3 r1/3
Kumao Aochi 21 Men's 800 metres 6 h6 r1/3

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kiyoshi Nakamura 23 Men's 1,500 metres 6 h2 r1/2

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kohei Murakoso 30 Men's 5,000 metres 4
Hideo Tanaka 26 Men's 5,000 metres 11 h2 r1/2

Men's 10,000 metres

Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Son Gi-Jeong 21 Men's Marathon 1 Gold
Shoryu Nan 23 Men's Marathon 3 Bronze
Tamao Shiwaku 30 Men's Marathon AC

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Tokio Fukuda 21 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 4 h1 r1/3
Masao Ichihara 22 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 4 h3 r1/3

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Hideo Tanaka 26 Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 6 h3 r1/2
Tetsuo Imai 24 Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 9 h2 r1/2

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ryoji Naraoka 28 Men's 50 kilometres Walk 19

Men's High Jump

Men's Pole Vault

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Shuhei Nishida 26 Men's Pole Vault 2 Silver
Sueo Oe 22 Men's Pole Vault 3 Bronze
Kiyoshi Adachi 22 Men's Pole Vault 6T

Men's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Naoto Tajima 23 Men's Long Jump 3 Bronze
Kenshi Togami 24 Men's Long Jump 16
Masao Harada 23 Men's Long Jump NP QR

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Naoto Tajima 23 Men's Triple Jump 1 Gold
Masao Harada 23 Men's Triple Jump 2 Silver
Kenkichi Oshima 27 Men's Triple Jump 6

Men's Shot Put

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Shizuo Takada 27 Men's Shot Put AC QR

Men's Hammer Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Isao Abe 24 Men's Hammer Throw 13
Eiichiro Matsuno 21 Men's Hammer Throw AC QR

Men's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Noboru Ueno 19 Men's Javelin Throw 20T QR

Women's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Etsuko Komiya 16 Women's 100 metres 4 h2 r1/3

Women's 80 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Miyoko Mitsui 17 Women's 80 metres Hurdles 4 h2 r1/3

Women's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Junko Nishida 20 Women's High Jump 14T

Women's Discus Throw

Women's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sadako Yamamoto 21 Women's Javelin Throw 5

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