Junya Koga

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Junya Koga
Personal information
Full name Junya Koga
Nationality  Japan
Born (1987-07-19) July 19, 1987 (age 27)
Kumagaya, Saitama Prefecture
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) backstroke

Junya Koga (古賀 淳也 Koga Junya?, born July 19, 1987 in Kumagaya, Saitama) is a Japanese backstroke swimmer. He is a Waseda University student in Tokyo.

In May 2009, he set the Japanese records in the 50 m and 100 m backstrokes at the 2009 Japan Championships, qualifying for Japan's team to the 2009 World Championships.[1]

Major achievements[edit]

Personal bests[edit]

In long course

  • 50m backstroke 24.24 Asian record (August 1, 2009)
  • 100m backstroke 52.26 (July 28, 2009)


  1. ^ Taking on the world! Great expectations placed on Waseda swimmer Mr. Junya Koga, from Waseda Weekly, issue 1189 (English version); retrieved 2009-07-29.

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