Takuya Haneda (JPN)

Takuya Haneda (JPN)

Canoe Slalom
Date of birth
17 July 1987
175 cm
70 kg
Bratislava, SVK
Athlete, Student
Higher education
Physical Education - Comenius University: Bratislava, SVK


General Interest

Takujcik (shinobi.jp, 04 Oct 2007)
Awards and honours
In 2014 he received the Aichi Prefecture Sport Achievement Award in Japan. (aichi.jp, 14 Jan 2015)
Famous relatives
His father has served as director of the Aichi Prefecture Canoe Federation in Japan. (toyota.aichi.jp, 06 Oct 2015; asahi.com, 10 Oct 2010)
To claim gold at the 2020 Games in Tokyo. (hanedatakuya.com, 20 Sep 2015; sports.mikihouse.co.jp, 19 Aug 2015; aitai.ne.jp, 07 Feb 2015)
Other information
After finishing high school in April 2006, he moved to Slovakia to train with European athletes and take advantage of the facilities there. He combined his training with studying at Comenius University in Bratislava. (aitai.ne.jp, 01 Jan 2015; hanedatakuya.com, 14 Apr 2014; koseijp.co.jp, 04 Oct 2007)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age nine.
Why this sport?
He was influenced by his father and older brother.
Club / Team
Miki House Sports Club: Japan
Name of coach
Akie Baba [national], JPN
Training Regime
He trains for four hours a day in Bratislava, Slovakia.


Olympic GamesC1Brazil, Rio de Janeiro9 August 20162016Men97.443Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesC1England, London31 July 20122012Men110.627Best result
Olympic GamesC1China, Beijing12 August 20082008Men186.3214Best result
World ChampionshipsC1England, London20 September 20152015Men99.9416Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamEngland, London20 September 20152015Men139.2412Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsC1United States, McHenry, MD20 September 20142014Men110.895Best result
World ChampionshipsC1Czech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men111.9019Best result
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamCzech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men280.3914Best result
World ChampionshipsC1Slovakia, Bratislava11 September 20112011Men108.7610Best result
World ChampionshipsC1Slovenia, Tacen12 September 20102010Men106.4119Best result
World ChampionshipsC1Spain, La Seu d'Urgell13 September 20092009Men106.4213Best result
World ChampionshipsC1Brazil, Foz do Iguaçu22 September 20072007Men102.2418Best result
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamBrazil, Foz do Iguaçu21 September 20072007Men510.9514Best result
World ChampionshipsC1Czech Republic, Prague6 August 20062006Men58
World ChampionshipsC1Germany, Augsburg24 July 20032003Men53
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamGermany, Augsburg25 July 20032003Men279.3510Best result
Olympic Qualification Tournament AsiaC1Thailand, Nakhon Nayok18 May 20082008Men212.781Best result
Olympic Qualification Tournament AsiaC1 TeamThailand, Nakhon Nayok17 May 20082008Men123.862Best result
Asian ChampionshipsC1China, Zhangjiagang26 August 20062006Men195.721Best result
Asian ChampionshipsC1 TeamChina, Zhangjiagang24 August 20062006Men347.193Best result
Asian ChampionshipsC1Korea2 July 20052005Men121.021Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC1Australia, Penrith, NSW25 February 20122012Men27
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC1Australia, Penrith21 February 20102010Men108.463Best result
World CupC111 September 20162016Men23Latest resultBest result
World CupC116 August 20152015Men19Latest result
World CupC117 August 20142014Men11Best result
World CupC125 August 20132013Men15Best result
World CupC12 September 20122012Men38
World CupC113 August 20112011Men28
World CupC14 July 20102010Men7Best result
World CupC13 August 20092009Men18Best result
World CupC16 July 20082008Men24
World CupC115 July 20072007Men17Best result
World CupC111 June 20062006Men18Best result
World CupC124 July 20052005Men25
World CupC125 July 20042004Men61