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Miyu OTSUKA
Sport Swimming
NOC Japan   
GenderWomen
Born19 Jul 1994 in Tokyo, JPN
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Languages
English, Japanese
Higher education
Physical Education - Nippon Sport Science University: Japan
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age two, and took up the sport seriously in grade nine of junior high school.
General Interest
Hobbies
Listening to music, driving, surfing, photography. (Instagram profile, 18 Jun 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2018 she was given an Excellence Award by the Saitama Swimming Federation in Japan. (sai-suiren.net, 20 May 2019)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
12 2012 London, ENG 400m Individual Medley 4:39.13
21 2012 London, ENG 200m Backstroke 2:11.65
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
8 2013 Barcelona, ESP 400m Individual Medley 4:39.21
Semifinal 2013 Barcelona, ESP 200m Backstroke 2:11.68
World Cup
Rank Year Venue Event Result
6 2018 Tokyo, JPN 400m Individual Medley 4:31.99
6 2014 Beijing, CHN 400m Individual Medley 4:38.48
3 2014 Beijing, CHN 4 x 50m Medley Relay 1:46.75
8 2014 Singapore, SGP 100m Breaststroke 1:09.26
8 2014 Singapore, SGP 200m Individual Medley 2:13.32
5 2014 Singapore, SGP 400m Individual Medley 4:35.87
7 2014 Singapore, SGP 200m Butterfly 2:12.90
4 2014 Singapore, SGP 4 x 50m Medley Relay 1:46.63
7 2014 Tokyo, JPN 400m Individual Medley 4:35.54
25 2013   Overall  
7 2013 Doha, QAT 200m Individual Medley 2:10.97
7 2013 Doha, QAT 200m Backstroke 2:10.95
2 2013 Doha, QAT 400m Individual Medley 4:30.11
3 2013 Doha, QAT 200m Butterfly 2:07.66
3 2013 Dubai, UAE 400m Individual Medley 4:30.74
3 2013 Dubai, UAE 200m Butterfly 2:07.02
7 2013 Dubai, UAE 200m Individual Medley 2:10.42
7 2013 Moscow, RUS 100m Breaststroke 1:07.76
6 2013 Moscow, RUS 200m Individual Medley 2:12.75
2 2013 Moscow, RUS 400m Individual Medley 4:32.35
7 2013 Moscow, RUS 200m Breaststroke 2:25.34
8 2013 Tokyo, JPN 200m Individual Medley 2:09.25
3 2013 Tokyo, JPN 400m Individual Medley 4:29.53
6 2013 Tokyo, JPN 200m Butterfly 2:07.80
2 2011 Beijing, CHN 400m Individual Medley 4:31.43
1 2011 Singapore, SGP 400m Individual Medley 4:31.35
2 2011 Tokyo, JPN 400m Individual Medley 4:31.84