Sayuri Osuga

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Sayuri Osuga
Sayuri Osuga (2006).jpg
Personal information
Full name Sayuri Osuga
Born (1980-10-27) 27 October 1980 (age 36)
Shibetsu, Hokkaido, Japan
Sport
Sport Speed skating

Sayuri Osuga (Japanese: 大菅小百合, born 27 October 1980) 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 speed skating 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 500 m speed skating and the 500 m time trial event. From 2006 to 2011, she was sponsored by the construction company Daiwa House Industries Co. Ltd. She retired in 2011.

Speed skating results[edit]

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

Cycling palmarès[edit]

2003
13th 500 m time trial, 2003 UCI Track Cycling World Championships
2004
10th 500 m time trial, 2004 Summer Olympics

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