Sayuri Osuga

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Sayuri Osuga
Sayuri Osuga (2006).jpg
Personal information
Full name Sayuri Osuga
Born (1980-10-27) October 27, 1980 (age 33)
Shibetsu, Hokkaido, Japan
Team information
Infobox last updated on
September 5, 2008

Sayuri Osuga (Japanese: 大菅小百合, born 27 October 1980 in Shibetsu, Hokkaido, Japan) is a Japanese speed skater and cyclist. She is one of the few athletes who started both in the Winter Games 2002 and 2006 (in the 500 m Speedskating event) and in the 2004 Summer Games (in the 500 m Time Trial cycling event, placing 10th). Until 2006, she was a member of the professional Sankyoseiki speedskating team. She placed first and third in the Speedskating World Cup. She holds the Japanese records in the 500m speedskating and the 500m time trial event. Since 2006, she is sponsored by the construction company Daiwa House Industries Co. Ltd.

Speed skating results[edit]

4th Overall 500 m, World Cup
3rd 500 m, World Cup, March 2
2nd 500 m, World Cup, March 3
4th Overall 100 m, World Cup
2nd 100 m, World Cup, March 4
8th 500 m, 2006 Winter Olympics
3rd 2 x 500 m, 2007 World Single Distance Speed Skating Championships

Cycling palmarès[edit]

13th 500 m Time Trial, 2003 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
10th 500 m Time Trial, 2004 Summer Olympics

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