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Akane YANAGISAWA
Sport Artistic Swimming
NOC Japan   
GenderWomen
Born08 Oct 1998 in Saitama, JPN
Height1.66 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete, Office Worker
Languages
Japanese
Higher education
Sports Science - Hosei University: Tokyo, JPN
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 10.
Why this sport?
She was initially involved in swimming, but was inspired to try artistic swimming after reading a newspaper article about an artistic swimmer.
Club / Team
Athena Aqua Mates [JPN] / Hosei University [JPN]:
Name of coach
Takako Nakajima [national], JPN
International Debut
Year
2018
Competing for
Japan

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
4 2021 Tokyo, JPN Team  
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2022 Budapest, HUN Team Technical Routine 92.226
2 2022 Budapest, HUN Free Routine Combination 93.566
3 2022 Budapest, HUN Team Free Routine  
4 2019 Gwangju, KOR Free Routine Combination 93.233
4 2019 Gwangju, KOR Team Free Routine