Yuko is one of Japan’s most promising athletes having competed on the World Triathlon Series since 2012 where she was ranked 14th overall. At the 2015 Rio de Janeiro ITU World Olympic Qualification Event she was the top-placed Japanese athlete and most recently has gone on to win gold at the 2018 Asian Games in both the individual and Mixed Relay.
In 2017, Yuko Takahashi moved to San Diego to join an elite multinational triathlon team and In 2019 Yuko came up with her best result ever in the World Triathlon Series circuit, finishing finished fourth in the elite women’s competition in Yokohama.
- 5th place at the 2019 Miyazaki ITU Triathlon World Cup
- 1st place at the 2019 JPN Triathlon National Championships
- 11th place at the 2019 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton
- 7th place at the 2019 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama
- Winner 2018 Asian Games Individual and Mixed Relay
- 5th place at the 2018 World Triathlon Bermuda
362022 World Triathlon Championship Series Leeds 11 Jun, 2022 - Elite Women - 01:02:02
142022 World Triathlon Championship Series Leeds 11 Jun, 2022 - Mixed Relay - 00:24:29
202022 World Triathlon Championship Series Yokohama 14 May, 2022 - Elite Women - 01:57:35
162022 Europe Triathlon Cup and Mediterranean Championships Melilla 03 Apr, 2022 - Elite Women - 00:54:14
282022 Europe Triathlon Cup Quarteira 26 Mar, 2022 - Elite Women - 02:05:22