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|Full name||Taku Hiraoka|
October 29, 1995 |
|Height||171 cm (5 ft 7 in)|
|Weight||63 kg (139 lb)|
He won silver in the halfpipe at the 2013 FIS Snowboarding World Championships. In the 2014 Winter Olympics, he won a bronze in the halfpipe. Later in 2014, he came in second behind American Taylor Gold in the Red Bull Double Pipe.
- "Taku HIRAOKA". sochi2014.com. Organizing Committee of the XXII Olympic Winter Games. Retrieved 16 February 2014.
- "Crawford’s World Championship silver medal". Olympic Winter Institute of Australia. 21 January 2013. Retrieved 2013-01-27.
- Nate Hoppes (March 23, 2014). "Taylor Gold Wins Red Bull Double Pipe". Redbull.com. Retrieved April 5, 2014.
- "Kelly Clark & Taylor Gold Win 2014 US Open Halfpipe Titles". 7skymagazine.ch. March 11, 2014. Retrieved April 5, 2014.
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