ANA Inspiration of JAPAN

Figure skating
ANA's Athletes
Yuzuru Hanyu

Yuzuru Hanyu is based overseas,
constantly refining himself
in his grand challenge of taking on the world.
In our aim to become
the world’s leading air group,
ANA has declared a motto of “Endeavor.”
We will support Yuzuru
as he continues to evolve.

Yuzuru Hanyu
Message
Hello. My name is Yuzuru Hanyu. Thank you so much for all of your support and encouragement.
I will keep up my endeavors, time after time, and challenge myself to be the best I can be, so I win.
I look forward to your continued support.

Major records

Figure skating
Yuzuru Hanyu
  • Height : 172cm
  • Blood type : Type B
  • Date of birth : December 7,1994
  • Place of birth : Miyagi Prefecture
  • 2013

    Finlandia Trophy (Espoo), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Skate Canada (Saint John), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Trophée Eric Bompard (Paris), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Final (Fukuoka), 1st Place
    82nd All Japan Figure Skating Championships (Saitama), 1st Place

  • 2014

    Sochi Olympics, individual, gold medal
    ISU World Figure Skating Championships (Saitama), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Cup of China (Shanghai), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Final (Barcelona), 1st Place
    83rd All Japan Figure Skating Championships (Nagano), 1st Place

  • 2015

    World Figure Skating Championships (Shanghai), 2nd Place
    Skate Canada Autumn Classic (Barrie), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Skate Canada (Lethbridge), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series NHK Trophy (Nagano), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Final (Barcelona), 1st Place
    84th All Japan Figure Skating Championships (Hokkaido), 1st Place

  • 2016

    World Figure Skating Championships (Boston), 2nd Place
    Skate Canada Autumn Classic (Montreal), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Skate Canada (Mississauga), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series NHK Trophy (Sapporo), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Final (Marseille), 1st Place

  • 2017

    Four Continents Figure Skating Championships (Gangneung), 2nd Place
    World Figure Skating Championships (Helsinki), 1st Place
    Autumn Classic (Montreal), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Rostelecom Cup (Moscow), 2nd Place

  • 2018

    PyeongChang Olympics Men’s Singles, gold medal
    ISU Grand Prix Series Finland (Helsinki), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Rostelecom Cup (Moscow), 1st Place

  • 2019

    World Figure Skating Championships (Saitama), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Skate Canada (Kelowna), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series NHK Trophy (Sapporo), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Final (Torino), 2nd Place
    88th All Japan Figure Skating Championships (Tokyo), 2nd Place

  • 2020

    Four Continents Figure Skating Championships (Korea), 1st Place New!
    -Achieved Super Slam-

  • 2013

    Finlandia Trophy (Espoo), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Skate Canada (Saint John), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Trophée Eric Bompard (Paris), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Final (Fukuoka), 1st Place
    82nd All Japan Figure Skating Championships (Saitama), 1st Place

  • 2014

    Sochi Olympics, individual, gold medal
    ISU World Figure Skating Championships (Saitama), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Cup of China (Shanghai), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Final (Barcelona), 1st Place
    83rd All Japan Figure Skating Championships (Nagano), 1st Place

  • 2015

    World Figure Skating Championships (Shanghai), 2nd Place
    Skate Canada Autumn Classic (Barrie), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Skate Canada (Lethbridge), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series NHK Trophy (Nagano), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Final (Barcelona), 1st Place
    84th All Japan Figure Skating Championships (Hokkaido), 1st Place

  • 2016

    World Figure Skating Championships (Boston), 2nd Place
    Skate Canada Autumn Classic (Montreal), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Skate Canada (Mississauga), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series NHK Trophy (Sapporo), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Final (Marseille), 1st Place

  • 2017

    Four Continents Figure Skating Championships (Gangneung), 2nd Place
    World Figure Skating Championships (Helsinki), 1st Place
    Autumn Classic (Montreal), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Rostelecom Cup (Moscow), 2nd Place

  • 2018

    PyeongChang Olympics Men’s Singles, gold medal
    ISU Grand Prix Series Finland (Helsinki), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Rostelecom Cup (Moscow), 1st Place

  • 2019

    World Figure Skating Championships (Saitama), 2nd Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series Skate Canada (Kelowna), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Series NHK Trophy (Sapporo), 1st Place
    ISU Grand Prix Final (Torino), 2nd Place
    88th All Japan Figure Skating Championships (Tokyo), 2nd Place

  • 2020

    Four Continents Figure Skating Championships (Korea), 1st Place New!
    -Achieved Super Slam-

ATHLETE QUESTION

Yuzuru Hanyu
  • Q. What about your childhood do you think led to where you are today?

    A. I think it is that I have made good use of my strengths. I decided to use my body’s flexibility in any way I could.

  • Q. If you were to work for an airline, what job would you like to do?

    A. I would want to be a mechanic. I love to tinker with machines.