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UCHIMURA Kohei (JPN)

Identity

Title
Mr
Gender
male
Lastname
UCHIMURA
Firstname
Kohei
Country
Japan
City
TOKYO
Country of birth
Japan
Place of birth
FUKUOKA
Year of birth
1989
Height
162 cm / 5' 4''
Weight
52 kg / 115 lb
Discipline(s)
Men's Artistic Gymnastics
Instagram account
Twitter account
Website / fan page
Facebook page

Nickname

King Kohei, Superman (fig-gymnastics.com, 21 Oct 2015)

Occupation

Athlete

Education

Nippon Sport Science University, Tokyo, JPN

Family

Wife Chiho, two daughters

Spoken languages

Japanese

Club

Ringer Hut [Japan]

Sporting relatives

His mother Shuko competed in artistic gymnastics at university level in Japan, and went on to coach the sport. She participated in the 2014 All-Japan Senior Tournament 30 years after her retirement from gymnastics. (tsunebo.com, 15 Dec 2014; sponichi.co.jp, 16 Sep 2014)

International senior debut

2005 for Japan (FIG, 08 Jan 2010)

Injuries

In September 2018 he suffered a right ankle ligament injury. He could not walk comfortably for two days and returned to limited training after a week. (olympics.nbcsports.com, 02 Oct 2018)

In October 2017 he was diagnosed with a partially torn ligament in his ankle sustained in the vault qualification competition at the 2017 World Championships in Montreal, QC, Canada. (intlgymnast.com, 03 Oct 2017)

He was hampered by a shoulder injury in the build-up to the 2015 World Championships in Glasgow, Scotland. (bbc.co.uk, 23 Oct 2015)

Start sporting career

He began gymnastics at age three, but did not take up the sport seriously until after high school. (headlines.yahoo.co.jp, 09 May 2008)

Reason for taking up the sport

His parents owned a sports club. (time.com, 24 Jul 2008)

Ambitions

To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (nikkei.com, 08 Dec 2016)

Most memorable sporting achievement

Winning four medals including two golds at the 2011 World Championships in Tokyo, Japan. (intlgymnast.com, 30 Apr 2018)

Hero / Idol

Japanese artistic gymnast Naoya Tsukahara. (fig-gymnastics.com, 21 Oct 2015)

Philosophy / Motto

"Doing things at my own pace." (sportiva.shueisha.co.jp, 14 June 2010)

Awards

In 2016 he received the Nagasaki Prefecture Citizen Honorary Special Award in Japan. (uchimura-kohei.com, 29 Dec 2016)

In 2016 he received the Isahaya Citizen Honorary Grand Prize in Japan. (uchimura-kohei.com, 29 Dec 2016)

He received the Prize for Elegance at the World Championships in 2011 Tokyo, Japan, 2013 Antwerp, Belgium and 2014 Nanning, People's Republic of China. (fig-gymnastics.com, 26 Oct 2017)

He was named the Outstanding Athlete of the Year by the Japanese Olympic Committee in 2010, 2012 and 2014. (uchimura-kohei.com, 29 Dec 2016)

Last update : 2018-10-13

All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
92.365 
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
90.498 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
5
Score Final
15.241
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
15.533
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
14
Score Qualif.
14.966
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
20
Score Qualif.
14.700
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
15.466
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
37
Score Qualif.
14.300
Team
Rank Final
1
Score Final
274.094
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
269.294
All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
92.690 
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
89.764 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
2
Score Final
15.800
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
15.766
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
60
Score Qualif.
12.466
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
19
Score Qualif.
14.966
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
15.533
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
15.000
Team
Rank Final
2
Score Final
271.952
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
270.503
All-Around
Rank Final
2
Score Final
91.975 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
5
Score Final
15.575
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Team
Rank Final
2
Score Final
278.875
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
187
Score Qualif.
41.466 
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
21
Score Qualif.
12.966
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
28
Score Qualif.
13.900
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
2
Score Final
14.800
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
14.600
Team
Rank Final
3
Score Final
253.744
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
253.312
All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
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81
Score Qualif.
43.199 
Still Rings
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-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
32
Score Qualif.
14.000
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
30
Score Qualif.
14.033
All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
92.332 
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
90.564 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
64
Score Qualif.
14.166
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
15.133
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
21
Score Qualif.
14.800
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
15.466
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
1
Score Final
15.833
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
15.366
Team
Rank Final
1
Score Final
270.818
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
358.884
All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
91.965 
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
92.165 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
15.800
Pommel Horse
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-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
12
Score Qualif.
15.166
Still Rings
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-
Score Final
-
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17
Score Qualif.
15.266
Parallel Bars
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-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
15
Score Qualif.
15.333
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
2
Score Final
15.725
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
15.200
Team
Rank Final
2
Score Final
273.269
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
361.609
All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
91.990 
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
91.924 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
3
Score Final
15.500
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
15.333
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
15.133
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
15.000
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
1
Score Final
15.666
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
15.400
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
3
Score Final
15.633
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
15.658
All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
93.631 
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
92.256 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
1
Score Final
15.633
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
15.466
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
5
Score Final
14.533
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
15.433
Still Rings
Rank Final
6
Score Final
14.633
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
15.233
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
4
Score Final
15.500
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
15.391
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
3
Score Final
16.333
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
15.533
Team
Rank Final
2
Score Final
273.093
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
364.291
All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
92.331 
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
92.231 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
2
Score Final
15.533
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
14.966
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
12
Score Qualif.
15.133
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
15.400
Parallel Bars
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3
Score Final
15.500
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
15.366
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
14
Score Qualif.
15.033
Team
Rank Final
2
Score Final
273.769
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
361.400
All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
91.500 
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
90.925 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
4
Score Final
15.475
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
15.775
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
13
Score Qualif.
14.750
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
12
Score Qualif.
15.100
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
12
Score Qualif.
15.050
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
6
Score Final
15.175
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
15.250
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
19
Score Qualif.
13.233
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
14.366
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
14.100
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
13.433
All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
92.898 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
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