Misaki Oshiro

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Misaki Oshiro
Personal information
Nationality  Japan
Born (1984-05-22) 22 May 1984 (age 29)
Naha, Okinawa
Height 1.45 m (4 ft 9 in)
Weight 48 kg (106 lb)
Sport
Sport Weightlifting
Event(s) 48 kg
Club Okinawa Ecotour

Misaki Oshiro (大城 みさき Oshiro Misaki?, born May 22, 1984 in Naha, Okinawa) is a Japanese weightlifter.[1] Oshiro represented Japan at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where she competed for the women's flyweight category (48 kg), along with her compatriot Hiromi Miyake. Oshiro placed eighth in this event, as she successfully lifted 80 kg in the single-motion snatch, and hoisted 92 kg in the two-part, shoulder-to-overhead clean and jerk, for a total of 172 kg.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Misaki Oshiro". Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 11 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Women's 48kg (106 lbs)". NBC Olympics. Retrieved 11 December 2012. 

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