Takuro Fujii

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Takuro Fujii
Takuro Fujii 2016.jpg
Fujii at the 2016 Olympics
Personal information
Full name Takuro Fujii
National team  Japan
Born (1985-04-21) April 21, 1985 (age 32)
Kawachinagano, Japan
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 75 kg (165 lb)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Butterfly, freestyle

Takuro Fujii (藤井 拓郎, Fujii Takurō?, born April 21, 1985) is a Japanese competitive swimmer and two-time Olympic medalist. He won the bronze medal by swimming the butterfly leg in the 4 × 100 m medley relay at the 2008 Summer Olympics. He followed this with a silver medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics, again in the medley relay, but this time by swimming the freestyle (anchor) leg.[1]

Personal bests[edit]

In long course

  • 100 m freestyle: 48.73 Asian, Japanese Record (April 16, 2009)
  • 100 m butterfly: 51.28 Asian, Japanese Record (February 1, 2009)

In short course

  • 100 m freestyle: 46.85 Asian, Japanese Record (March 8, 2009)


  1. ^ "Takuro Fujii". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved November 4, 2015. 

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