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Japan Winter Sports

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Games: 20 winter games in 11 countries
Events: 106 distinct events in 15 sports

Participants: 800 (548 men and 252 women)
Youngest Participant: Etsuko Inada (12 years, 4 days), 1936 Winter Games
Oldest Participant: Kazuhiro Koshi (45 years, 57 days), 2010 Winter Games
Most Medals (Athlete): 5 athletes with 3 medals

15 Sports

Rk Sport From To Participants Men Women Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Alpine Skiing 1936 2014 55 42 13 1 1 Chiharu Igaya (1 medal)
2 Biathlon 1964 2014 43 30 13
3 Bobsleigh 1972 2014 38 35 3
4 Cross Country Skiing 1928 2014 80 58 22
5 Curling 1998 2014 22 5 17
6 Figure Skating 1932 2014 60 33 27 2 2 1 5 5 athletes with 1 medal
7 Freestyle Skiing 1992 2014 29 18 11 1 2 3 Tae Satoya (2 medals)
8 Ice Hockey 1936 2014 138 99 39
9 Luge 1972 2014 32 19 13
10 Nordic Combined 1928 2014 46 46 0 2 2 4 Takanori Kono (3 medals)
11 Short Track Speed Skating 1992 2014 34 18 16 1 2 3 6 athletes with 1 medal
12 Skeleton 2002 2014 7 5 2
13 Ski Jumping 1928 2014 55 52 3 3 5 3 11 3 athletes with 3 medals
14 Snowboarding 1998 2014 35 19 16 2 1 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
15 Speed Skating 1932 2014 145 87 58 1 5 9 15 Hiroyasu Shimizu (3 medals)