突き抜けろ!金子雅紀

突 き 抜 け ろ ! 金 子 雅 紀

Race Results

December 6 - 11, 2016

WFCU Centre (Windsor, Canada)

The 13th FINA World Swimming Championships(25m)

  • 50M Backstroke 13thTime 23.65Personal best
  • 200M Backstroke 3rdTime 1:49.18

It's the first bronze medal acquisition at World Championships!

Masaki achieved his personal best at 50-meter backstroke and got bronze medal at 200-meter backstroke at FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) he participated at first time. The medal is his first acquisition at World Championships.

October 25 - 26, 2016

Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center

The 58th national swimming championships(25m) Fina Swimming Worldcup 2016 in Tokyo

  • 100M Backstroke 2ndTime 50.36national swimming championships 1st
  • 200M Backstroke 1stTime 1:49.89national swimming championships 1st

Masaki beated Rio 2016 silver medalist and got 1st at 200-meter backstroke in World cup!

Masaki got 1st at both of 100-meter and 200-meter backstroke in this game include national swimming championships (25m). As the result, he captured representative of national team member of world swimming championships(25m) in December.

August 6 - 13, 2016

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

The 31st Summer Olympic Games

  • 200M Backstroke 11thTime 1:56.78

Masaki participated in Rio 2016 and after that, he made a fresh resolution to aim to Tokyo 2020 driven by the frustration he felt when he was defeated at Rio.

Masaki participated in Olympic Games held at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He couldn’t get to the final but he said “I intend to try even more to aim to Tokyo 2020.”

May 20 - 22, 2016

Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center

Japan Open 2016

  • 100M Backstroke 2ndTime 54.05
  • 200M Backstroke 3rdTime 1:58.98

Masaki participated in this event as a member of Rio 2016 team “Japan”, and got 2nd place in the 100-meter backstroke!

All the member of Rio 2016 assembled on Japan Open 2016. Masaki got 2nd place in the 100-meter backstroke at this important event for Rio 2016 that had world’s nation member included Australia. In 200-mater backstroke, Masaki understood a problem. He said “I’m going to adjust in practice from now on and want to get my personal record at next race in middle of June at US”.

April 4 - 10, 2016

Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center

The 92nd National Swimming Championships(The representative player of Rio de Janeiro Olympic games selection)

  • 100M Backstroke 6thTime 54.57
  • 200M Backstroke 2ndTime 1:56.52Breaking dispatch standard record and captured the representative of national team member of “Rio 2016”

Masaki captured representative of national team member of Rio 2016 by 200-meter backstroke!

Masaki achieved 2nd place by 200-meter backstroke, bettering dispatch standard record by 0.27 seconds and captured the representative of national team member of Rio de Janeiro Olympic games in August 2016. Masaki created a higher goal, he said “Although I was in bad condition, I could do good race finally thanks to the people who have supported me. I want to aim to get the medal with Ryosuke Irie at Rio de Janeiro”

February 20 - 21, 2016

Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center

Konami Open 2016

  • 50M Backstroke 3rdTime 25.52
  • 100M Backstroke 2ndTime 54.07
  • 200M Backstroke 2ndTime 1:57.37

Masaki set the season best record in the second half of the year in two events!

Masaki set the season best record of the 100m,200-meter backstroke in the second half of the year. We could be sure that his training was proceeded well. Finally, next game is the Rio de Janeiro Olympic trial!

February 5 - 6, 2016

Perth (Australia)

2016 Super Series

  • 100M Backstroke 3rdTime 54.19
  • 200M Backstroke 3rdTime 1:57.57
  • 200M medley relay 1stTime 1:37.77(1swim:25.53)new Japan's record

Masaki updated the Japan’s best record of the 200-meter medley relay!

Masaki could have a good simulation for the Rio de Janeiro Olympic games at this meeting that had strong swimmers from China and Australia. Updating the Japan’s best record of the 200-meter medley relay increases his motivation.

January 16 - 17, 2016

Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center

New Year Tokyo swimming tournament (25m)

  • 100M BackstrokeTime 50.17Personal best
  • 200M BackstrokeTime 1:48.25New Japan's record
  • 400M Individual medleyTime 4:05.85Personal best

Masaki set a new Japan’s record of the 200-meter backstroke in 1:48.25!

Masaki achieved his personal best in all three races at the New Year Tokyo swimming tournament that had strong swimmers they are aiming to Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games. We could watch the result of high‐altitude training Masaki has done in this holiday season. His training must be proceeded well for the Rio de Janeiro Olympic trials in April.

October 28 - Nov 7, 2015

Japan, Qatar and UAE

FINA/airweave Swimming World Cup 2015

In Tokyo (Japan)

  • 200M Backstroke 3rdTime 1:58.65

In Doha (Qatar)

  • 100M Backstroke 3rdTime 54.33
  • 200M Backstroke 2ndTime 1:57.83

In Dubai (UAE)

  • 50M Backstroke 3rdTime 25.36Personal best
  • 100M Backstroke 3rdTime 54.37
  • 200M Backstroke 2ndTime 1:58.06

Masaki got six medals at a World Cup that strong swimmers participated in.

Masaki got six medals at this meeting that had many strong swimmers including Mitchell Larkin (from Australia) who won 100-meter and 200-meter backstroke at the World cup in August. We are sure this experience will lead to a good result at the Rio de Janeiro Olympic trials in the next year.

August 2 - 9, 2015

Kazan (Russia)

16th FINA World Championships 2015 in Kazan

  • 200M Backstroke 10thTime 1:57.33
  • 50M Backstroke 23rdTime 25.49equal personal best record

Masaki participated in the FINA World Championships for the first time! Masaki couldn’t step forward to the final but tied his personal best record by the 50-meter backstroke.

The 16th FINA World Championships are held in Kazan, Russia. Masaki participated for the first time for a world's best jump-off of the swimming to be held on the scale more than the Olympics once in two years. In the severe condition including difference in time and the environmental difference, Masaki rebuilt condition little by little and faced it, but Masaki couldn’t step forward to the final regrettably. However, Masaki tied his personal best record by the 50-meter backstroke. Masaki promised a leap in the summer of next year by using the experience of this championships.

June 2 - 16, 2015

Canet-en-Roussillon, Barcelona, and Monaco

Mare Nostrum series

2015 Mare Nostrum Barcelona (Spain)

  • 100M Backstroke 3rdTime 54.60
  • 200M Backstroke 2ndTime 1:57.50

2015 Mare Nostrum Monaco (Monaco)

  • 100M Backstroke 3rdTime 54.65
  • 200M Backstroke 2ndTime 1:58.18

Valuable prizes for FINA World Championships

Masaki won a prize with defeating a medalist of the Olympics or the world championship in close competition by Mare Nostrum series. It became the valuable lace to connect to FINA World Championships.

May 22 - 24, 2015

Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center

Japan Open 2015

  • 100M Backstroke 3rdTime 54.49
  • 200M Backstroke 3rdTime 1:57.79

Masaki captured the first medal at Japan Open!

Masaki achieved the first medal acquisition with the result of 3rd place of both 100m, 200m backstroke in Japan Open, while fatigue by the overseas expedition for 16th FINA World Championships 2015 in Kazan of August is left.

April 7 - 12, 2015

Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center

The 91st National Swimming Championships

  • 100M Backstroke 2rdTime 53.56Breaking dispatch standard record and captured the representative of national team member of “16th FINA World Championships 2015 in Kazan”
  • 200M Backstroke 2rdTime 1:56.70Breaking dispatch standard record and captured the representative of national team member of “16th FINA World Championships 2015 in Kazan”

Masaki captured representative of national team member of 16th FINA World Championships 2015 in Kazan by 100m, 200-meter backstroke!

Masaki achieved 2nd place by 100m, 200-meter backstroke in the 91st national swimming championships with breaking dispatch standard record and captured the representative of national team member of “16th FINA World Championships 2015 in Kazan”. Masaki updated his personal best by the 100-meter backstroke from Konami Open of February for 0.7 seconds.

February 21 - 22, 2015

Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center

Konami Open 2015

  • 50M Backstroke 1stTime 25.49Personal best
  • 100M Backstroke 2ndTime 54.21Personal best
  • 200M Backstroke 2ndTime 1:56.30Personal best

Masaki updated his personal best with all participated events in Konami Open. Masaki can put world competitive level into his field of vision!

Masaki updated his personal best with all participated events in Konami Open with the demonstration of both strengthened speed and stamina.. Especially, he updated his personal best by the 200-meter backstroke in particular for 1.7 seconds and dispatch standard record II of international competition 1:57.18. Masaki talked about enthusiasm for a National Swimming Championships of April. “I am finally ready to fight in the world level. Not only the training but also the meal side cares and wants to plan further reinforcement”

January 24 - 25, 2015

Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center

Kousuke Kitajima Cup 2015

  • 100M Backstroke 1stTime 54.75
  • 200M Backstroke 3rdTime 1:59.44

Masaki won 100m backstroke with showing strengthened his stamina.

This attention attracted event that there was a crown of Kosuke Kitajima from this year, he could not achieve his personal best update that he aimed for, however, this event contribute to confirm the stamina side that he strengthened. "I compared it so far, and a stroke number (the arm I scratch a number) decreased and make big swam".

November 1 - 2, 2014

OCBC Aquatic Centre

FINA/Mastbank World Cup Singapore

  • 50M Backstroke 6thTime 24.74
  • 100M Backstroke 4thTime 51.26
  • 200M Backstroke 1stTime 1:50.26

Captured Gold medal by 200-meter backstroke

Masaki Kaneko succeeded to step forward to the finals by all of participated events and capture 5 medals in FINA/Mastbank World Cup Asian series including National Swimming Championships. Masaki captured Gold medal by 200-meter backstroke in FINA/Mastbank World Cup Singapore, final competition of Asian series!!

October 28 - 29, 2014

Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center

FINA/Mastbank Swimming World Cup 2014 Tokyo and The 56th national swimming championships (25m)

  • 50M Backstroke 7thTime 24.05(2nd place in the national swimming championships)
  • 100M Backstroke 5thTime 51.13(2nd place in the national swimming championships)
  • 200M Backstroke 4thTime 1:50.62(2nd place in the national swimming championships)

Acquisition higher rank in the event that served as national swimming championships in Japan!

Masaki got the second place (results by national swimming championships in Japan) in all competitions that he participated in the event that served as national swimming championships.

October 24 - 25, 2014

Yingdong Natatorium of National Olympic Sport Center

FINA/Mastbank Swimming World Cup 2014 Beijing

  • 50M Backstroke 6thTime 23.92
  • 100M Backstroke 4thTime 51.22
  • 200M Backstroke 3rdTime 1:51.39
  • 200M Butterfly stroke 6thTime 1:58.54

September 12 - 14, 2014

Nagasaki citizen tree bowl pool

The 69th National Athletic Meet Swimming Tournament

  • 100M Backstroke 2ndTime 54.23Personal best

Recorded the highest ranking in Japan in the first half!

Masaki succeeded to update his personal best after an interval of five months since national swimming championships held in April. This game determined ranking of the first half in Japan and he achieved both the sixth place on 100-meter backstroke, and the seventh place in 200-meter backstroke, the highest order in his career.

August 2 - 3, 2014

Akibasan citizen of the prefecture swimming pool at Wakayama prefecture

The 65th Japan business group swimming Games

  • 100M Backstroke 2ndTime 54.74
  • 200M Backstroke 2ndTime 1:58.75

June 19 - 22, 2014

Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center

Japan Open 2014 (50m)

  • 100M Backstroke 8thTime 55.31

April 9 - 13, 2014

Tokyo Tatsumi International Swimming Center

The 90th national swimming championships

  • 50M Backstroke B 1stTime 25.94Personal best
  • 100M Backstroke 5位Time 54.38Personal best
  • 200M Backstroke 5位Time 1:58.05Personal best

Succeeded to update his personal best in three events!

Advanced to the final in both 100M and 200M Backstroke. Ryosuke Irie, champion in fourth-lane, Kosuke Hagino, aiming to be champion in five events in fifth-lane and Masaki Kaneko in sixth-lane. For Masaki, the existence of Irie was far away in his sight in his past time, but the present when he raised a competition power is this changed to "a person to aim as the final target". Masaki aimed at a winners' podium in this event when I could fight in the world if I could beat Irie. “I was glad to update my best time with three participated events, however, my time of the aim was more tops. It is very regrettable for me that I could not achieve";Masaki said. Masaki will utilize this experience and intend to connect it for next step.