Sachiko Yamada (swimmer)

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Sachiko Yamada
Personal information
Full name Sachiko Yamada
Nationality  Japan
Born (1982-10-15) October 15, 1982 (age 32)
Osaka, Japan
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 61 kg (134 lb)
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Freestyle

Sachiko Yamada (山田沙知子 Yamada Sachiko?, born October 15, 1982 in Osaka, Japan)[1] is an Olympic and former World-Record-holding freestyle swimmer from Japan. She swam for Japan at the 2000 and 2004 Olympics.

Major achievements[edit]

Personal bests[edit]

In long course

  • 400m freestyle: 4:07.23
  • 800m freestyle: 8:23.68 Asian Record


  1. ^ Yamada's entry from Retrieved 2011-08-03.

External links[edit]

Preceded by
World Record Holder
Women's 800 Freestyle (25m)

February 4, 2002 – December 9, 2005
Succeeded by
Laure Manaudou