Tomohiro Osawa

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Tomohiro Osawa
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NationalityJapanese
Born(1969-04-02)2 April 1969
Saitama Prefecture, Japan
Died6 April 2016(2016-04-06) (aged 47)
Tokyo, Japan
Sport
SportSprinting
Event(s)100 metres

Tomohiro Osawa (大沢 知宏, Ōsawa Tomohiro, 2 April 1969 – 6 April 2016) was a Japanese sprinter. While still a student at Waseda University, [1] he competed in the men's 100 metres at the 1988 Summer Olympics, [2] He worked as a coach at Waseda after graduation. He died of pancreatic cancer on 6 April 2016. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 "ソウル五輪代表 陸上男子短距離の大沢知宏氏死去 47歳". Sponichi Annex (in Japanese). Retrieved 13 July 2017.
  2. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Tomohiro Osawa Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 6 July 2017.