Masami Tanaka

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Masami Tanaka
Personal information
Full name Masami Tanaka
Nationality  Japan
Born (1979-01-05) January 5, 1979 (age 38)
Engaru, Hokkaido, Japan
Height 1.64 m (5 ft 5 in)
Weight 58 kg (128 lb)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Breaststroke

Masami Tanaka (田中 雅美 Tanaka Masami?, born January 5, 1979 in Engaru, Hokkaidō) is a former breaststroke swimmer from Japan. She won the bronze medal in the 4 × 100 m Medley Relay at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. Her winning teammates in that race were Mai Nakamura, Junko Onishi, and Sumika Minamoto. She competed in three consecutive Summer Olympics, starting in 1996.[1]


  1. ^ "Sports Reference profile". Sports Reference. 2014. Retrieved March 16, 2014.