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Yoichi Takata

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameYoichi•Takata
Used nameYoichi•Takata
Original name高田•与市
Born1908 in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Sakhalin (RUS)
Measurements168 cm / 55 kg
AffiliationsKarafuto Chuo Club, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk (RUS)
NOC Japan

Biography

Yoichi Takata was born in the previously Japanese part of Sakhalin. He placed second in the ski jumping event at the 1928 All Japan Ski Championships, the first that was held on the newly built hill at Sapporo. At the 1932 Winter Games in Lake Placid he fell in the second round and had to be hospitalized.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1932 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) JPN Yoichi Takata
Normal Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 31