Yukinori Miyabe


Age: 48

Japanese speed skater who won the bronze medal in the speed skating men's 1,000 meters at the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville, France but who also competed at the 1994 Winter Games in Lillehammer and in the 1994-95 World Cup season, where he became the first Japanese male to win the overall title in the 1,000 metres event.

Cause of Death: Cancer

Born: July 18, 1968

Died: March 7, 2017

Tokyo, Japan