Takahiro Sunada

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Sunada, Takahiro
Personal information
Full name Sunada, Takahiro
Nationality Japanese
Born (1973-01-19) January 19, 1973 (age 41)
Osaka, Japan
Sport
Country Japan
Sport Running
Event(s) Marathon
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)

100km 6:13:33 WR[1]


Marathon 2:10:08[2]

Takahiro Sunada (砂田貴裕 Sunada Takahiro?, born 19 January 1973) is a Japanese ultramarathon and marathon runner born in Osaka. He is the IAAF male world record holder over the 100 km ultramarathon distance, with a time of 6:13:33 (Lake Saroma-Tokoro Japan June 21, 1998).[3] His personal best time for the marathon is 2:10:07 (Berlin, Germany September 10, 2000),[4] where he finished in 4th place.[5]

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Japan
1998 Lake Saroma Ultra Marathon Tokoro, Japan 1st Ultra Marathon 6:13:33 WR[6]
1999 IAU 100km World Championship Chavagnes-en-Paillers, France 3rd Ultra Marathon 6:26:06[7]
2000 IAU European Championships Belvès, France 1st Ultra Marathon 6:17:17
2000 Berlin Marathon Berlin, Germany 4th Marathon 2:10:07[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.iaaf.org/athletes/japan/takahiro-sunada-50037
  2. ^ http://www.iaaf.org/athletes/japan/takahiro-sunada-50037
  3. ^ http://www.iaaf.org/statistics/records/inout=O/discType=5/disc=100K/detail.html IAAF: 100 km World and Area Records]
  4. ^ IAAF: Sunada Takahiro
  5. ^ Berlin Marathon 2000: Results
  6. ^ http://www.iaaf.org/athletes/japan/takahiro-sunada-50037
  7. ^ http://web.archive.org/web/20090623044445/http://www.sports123.com/ath/m100wc-i.html
  8. ^ http://www.iaaf.org/athletes/japan/takahiro-sunada-50037

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