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KAYA Kazuma
Japan
JPN
Title
Mr
Lastname
KAYA
Firstname
Kazuma
Gender
male
Country
Japan
Place of birth
CHIBA
Year of birth
1996 (25 y.o.)
Discipline(s)
Men's Artistic Gymnastics
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Nickname
Kayakun (tv-asahi.co.jp, 25 Sep 2021)
Hobbies
Reading, cooking. (tv-asahi.co.jp, 25 Sep 2021)
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Education
Sports Science - Juntendo University , Tokyo, JPN
Spoken languages
Japanese
Club
Central Sports [Japan]
Coach
Yoshihiro Saito [club], JPN; Hisashi Mizutori [national], JPN
International senior debut
2015 for Japan (nikkansports.com, 03 Aug 2015)
National Team
2015 (nikkansports.com, 03 Aug 2015)
Start sporting career
He began doing gymnastics in 2004. (nikkansports.com, 03 Aug 2015)
Reason for taking up the sport
He was inspired by the Japanese artistic gymnastics team after watching them on television winning gold in the team event at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. (SportsDeskOnline, 29 Jun 2021; nikkansports.com, 03 Aug 2015)
Ambitions
To win gold on pommel horse at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. (sanspo.com, 14 Aug 2021; zakzak.co.jp, 02 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
Japanese samurai Toyotomi Hideyoshi. (tv-asahi.co.jp, 25 Sep 2021)
Most influential person in career
Japanese artistic gymnast Hiroyuki Tomita, and his mother Keiko. (taisou-nippon.jp, 04 Jun 2016; yomiuri.co.jp, 27 Jul 2021)
Philosophy / Motto
"Win the battle against yourself." (tv-asahi.co.jp, 25 Sep 2021)
Awards
In 2021 he received the Chiba Citizen Honorary Award in Japan. (chiba-tv.com, 02 Sep 2021)

In 2015 and 2021 he was presented with the Inzai Citizen Honorary Award in Japan. (chiicomi.com, 15 Jan 2016; hokkoku.co.jp, 08 Sep 2021)

He received the Narashino Mayor Award in Japan in 2014. (city.narashino.lg.jp, 13 Feb 2015)
Additional information
General
FURTHER EDUCATION
He has studied for a doctorate in sports science at Juntendo University in Tokyo, Japan. (juntendo.ac.jp, 18 Jul 2019, 02 Aug 2021)

Last update : 2021-09-30

Olympic Games

2021 - Games of the XXXII Olympiad TOKYO (JPN)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
85.465 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
27
Score Qualif.
13.933
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
3
Score Final
14.900
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
14.833
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
14
Score Qualif.
14.366
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
15.100
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
14.033
Team
Rank Final
2
Score Final
262.397
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
262.251
World Championships

2021 - 50th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships KITAKYUSHU (JPN)

Floor Exercise
Rank Final
6
Score Final
14.533
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
14.566
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
2
Score Final
14.900
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
14.933
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
15
Score Qualif.
13.966
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
6
Score Final
14.900
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
14.833
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
13
Score Qualif.
13.966

2019 - 49th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships STUTTGART (GER)

All-Around
Rank Final
6
Score Final
85.899 
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
85.731 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
43
Score Qualif.
13.933
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
5
Score Final
14.866
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
14.633
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
24
Score Qualif.
14.033
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
3
Score Final
14.966
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
14.800
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
18
Score Qualif.
14.066
Team
Rank Final
3
Score Final
258.159
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
258.026

2018 - 48th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships DOHA (QAT)

All-Around
Rank Final
6
Score Final
84.765 
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
82.915 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
8
Score Final
14.100
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
14.333
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
41
Score Qualif.
12.425
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
24
Score Qualif.
13.966
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
18
Score Qualif.
14.691
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
45
Score Qualif.
13.300
Team
Rank Final
3
Score Final
253.744
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
253.312

2015 - 46th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships GLASGOW (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
10
Score Final
88.198 
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
88.431 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
30
Score Qualif.
14.566
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
3
Score Final
15.500
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
15.300
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
76
Score Qualif.
14.033
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
26
Score Qualif.
15.233
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
24
Score Qualif.
14.533
Team
Rank Final
1
Score Final
270.818
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
358.884
World / Challenge Cup

2019 - FIG All-Around World Cup 2019 BIRMINGHAM (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
3
Score Final
83.731 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-

2018 - FIG World Cup 2018 BAKU (AZE)

Floor Exercise
Rank Final
1
Score Final
14.233
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
14.100
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
13.666
Still Rings
Rank Final
5
Score Final
14.333
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
14.433
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
5
Score Final
14.000
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
13.533

2017 - FIG World Challenge Cup 2017 SZOMBATHELY (HUN)

Pommel Horse
Rank Final
1
Score Final
14.433
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
14.800
Still Rings
Rank Final
7
Score Final
13.166
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
14.066
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
1
Score Final
14.766
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
14.633
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
4
Score Final
13.766
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
13.933

2017 - FIG EnBW DTB-Pokal Individual All-Around World Cup 2017 STUTTGART (GER)

All-Around
Rank Final
2
Score Final
84.398 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-

2016 - World Challenge Cup 2016 AGF Trophy BAKU (AZE)

Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
14.000
Still Rings
Rank Final
2
Score Final
14.800
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
13.450
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
3
Score Final
15.250
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
15.200