Hitomi Niiya Japan

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

26 Feb 1988

Height

1.65m

Weight

44kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

ATHLETICS

Hitomi Niiya competed in ATHLETICS

Did you know?

  • With 2,000 athletes competing in 47 events, athletics is the largest single sport at the Games.
  • There are 24 track events, the majority of which begin with one or more rounds of heats.
  • The 16 field events start with a qualification stage, with the best athletes qualifying for the final.
  • Only the five road races, the men's and women's 10,000m and the decathlon and heptathlon have no heats.
  • The majority of athletics events are held in the new Olympic Stadium, which has a capacity of 80,000.

Results for Hitomi Niiya

Date Event Rank Mark
7 Aug Women's 5000m Round 1, Heat 2 10 15:10.20
3 Aug Women's 10,000m Final 9 30:59.19

Head to Head

Hitomi Niiya vs Joanne Pavey

Hitomi Niiya

Hitomi Niiya Japan flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results

30:59.19 Women's 10,000m

Height

1.65m (5'5")

Weight

44kg

Age

27

Joanne Pavey

Joanne Pavey Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

30:53.20 Women's 10,000m

Height

1.62m (5'4")

Weight

49kg

Age

41

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