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Japan Athletics at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Games

JPN Japan at the 2016 Summer Games: Previous Summer Games

Host City: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Date Started: August 12, 2016
Date Finished: August 20, 2016

Events for Japan: 28
Participants for Japan: 51 (37 men and 14 women)
Youngest Participant for Japan: Kazuya Shiojiri (19 years, 281 days)
Oldest Participant for Japan: Suehiro Ishikawa (36 years, 330 days)
Most Medals for Japan (Athlete): 5 athletes with 1 medal

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Men's 100 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ryota Yamagata 24 Men's 100 metres 5 h2 r3/4
Aska Cambridge 23 Men's 100 metres 7 h3 r3/4
Yoshihide Kiryu 20 Men's 100 metres 4 h7 r2/4

Men's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Shota Iizuka 25 Men's 200 metres 4 h3 r1/3
Kenji Fujimitsu 30 Men's 200 metres 6 h5 r1/3
Kei Takase 27 Men's 200 metres 6 h9 r1/3

Men's 400 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Julian Walsh 19 Men's 400 metres 6 h4 r1/3
Yuzo Kanemaru 28 Men's 400 metres 8 h7 r1/3

Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sho Kawamoto 23 Men's 800 metres 4 h5 r1/3

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Suguru Osako 25 Men's 5,000 metres 16 h2 r1/2
Kota Murayama 23 Men's 5,000 metres 21 h1 r1/2

Men's 10,000 metres

Men's Marathon

Men's 110 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Wataru Yazawa 25 Men's 110 metres Hurdles 3 h6 r1/3

Men's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Keisuke Nozawa 25 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 6 h1 r2/3
Yuki Matsushita 24 Men's 400 metres Hurdles 4 h1 r1/3

Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kazuya Shiojiri 19 Men's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 11 h1 r1/2

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay

Men's 20 kilometres Walk

Men's 50 kilometres Walk

Men's High Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Takashi Eto 25 Men's High Jump 35T r1/2

Men's Pole Vault

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Daichi Sawano 35 Men's Pole Vault 7T
Hiroki Ogita 28 Men's Pole Vault 21 r1/2
Seito Yamamoto 24 Men's Pole Vault AC r1/2

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Daigo Hasegawa 26 Men's Triple Jump 29 r1/2
Kohei Yamashita 21 Men's Triple Jump 35 r1/2

Men's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ryohei Arai 25 Men's Javelin Throw 11

Men's Decathlon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Keisuke Ushiro 30 Men's Decathlon 20
Akihiko Nakamura 25 Men's Decathlon 22

Women's 200 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Chisato Fukushima 28 Women's 200 metres 5 h7 r1/3

Women's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Miyuki Uehara 20 Women's 5,000 metres 15
Misaki Onishi 31 Women's 5,000 metres 9 h2 r1/2
Ayuko Suzuki 24 Women's 5,000 metres 12 h2 r1/2

Women's 10,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Yuka Takashima 28 Women's 10,000 metres 18
Hanami Sekine 20 Women's 10,000 metres 20

Women's Marathon

Women's 400 metres Hurdles

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Satomi Kubokura 34 Women's 400 metres Hurdles 5 h6 r1/3

Women's 3,000 metres Steeplechase

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Anju Takamizawa 20 Women's 3,000 metres Steeplechase 17 h1 r1/2

Women's 20 kilometres Walk

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kumiko Okada 24 Women's 20 kilometres Walk 16

Women's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Konomi Kai 23 Women's Long Jump 37 r1/2

Women's Javelin Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Yuki Ebihara 30 Women's Javelin Throw 21 r1/2