Haruo Urata

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Haruo Urata (浦田 春生 Urata Haruo?) (born 9 March 1962 in Kumamoto) is a retired long-distance runner from Japan, who represented his native country at the 1992 Summer Olympics. His personal best in the men's 10,000 metres was 28:18.15, achieved at the 1991 World Championships. Urata won four national titles during his career: in the 5,000 (1988 and 1989) and in the 10,000 metres (1988 and 1989).


Year Competition Venue Position Notes
1985 Asian Championships Jakarta, Indonesia 2nd 5,000 m
1991 World Championships Tokyo, Japan 11th 10,000 m
1992 Olympic Games Barcelona, Spain 14th 10,000 m