Kokona Hiraki is a young Japanese skateboarder who won a silver medal in the Women’s park event at the summer 2020 Tokyo Olympics. She is the first Japanese athlete who captures the fame and the record for participating in Olympics at such a young age.
In June 2021, she has been ranked 6th position in the world as a young skateboarder. She usually goes for the Regular-footed position while skateboarding. Besides, Hiraki also has participated in various nationwide skateboarding events held in Japan.
Now, let’s know more about Kokona Hiraki’s early life, her overall skateboarding career and on Olympics, relationship status, age, net worth, and active social media accounts.
|Full Name||Kokona Hiraki|
|Date Of Birth||26 August 2008|
|Birth Place||Kutchan, Hokkaido, Japan|
|Parent(s)||Minato Hiraki (Father) and Minako Hiraki (Mother)|
|Age||13 years old|
Kokona Hiraki Early Life
kokona hiraki was born in 26 August 2008 in Kutchan, Hokkaido, Japan. She is usually called by her nickname “Nosegrind Master” because of her special skating skills using the front truck of the skateboard. In addition, she is named after the coconut because her mother loves tropical countries and warmer places.
Kokona is a daughter of Minato Hiraki (Father) and Minako Hiraki (Mother). Her parents are always supportive of Kokona’s skating career from the beginning. In fact, they want Kokona to be the best athlete in the future.
Kokona grew up with his brother Manato Hiraki in Kutchan. Both the sister and brother shared a good memory together as a child. You can see the strong love of Manato towards Kokona.
Besides, Hiraki started her skateboarding practice just at age of 5 in Kutchan, Japan. The reason why she becomes a young skateboarder at such an age is because of her mother (Monako Hiraki). She was a huge fan of skateboarding from the beginning so she motivates or influences her daughter to become a skateboarder in the future.
Other than this, she went to the school in her hometown, Kutchan, Japan. Her study was also quite good according to some internal sources.
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Kokona Hiraki Age
Kokona Hiraki just turned 13 years old on 26 August 2021. She is the youngest popular skateboarder from Japan.
Kokona Hiraki Career
Kokona Hiraki is a skateboarder at a very young age. She used to participate in the local skateboarding events in her hometown Kutchan. During the local event, she usually used to score good points and also manage to win the event.
When Kokona turned 10, she first started her career by competing in Women’s park events in various World Skateboarding Championships. In 2018 following the same event, she mange to come in 7th position.
A year later after she turned 11, she again participates in the same (Women’s park event) in 2019 and secures her 11th position. After her achievement in the World skateboarding games, Kokona again competed at International X Games held in Boise, Idaho, the USA following the same year. During her stay, she becomes the youngest skateboarder to pick a silver medal at the X Games.
Her passion for skateboarding goes, even more, higher and she continues participating in other International skateboarding tournaments. Saying that she joined the Vans Park tour held in Paris and secure the 1st position. Similarly, she also participates in the World cup skateboarding 2019 in the Women’s bowl held in Orange, CA, USA, and Dew Tour in Long Beach, CA, USA.
Kokona Hiraki Olympic
In 2021, Kokona competed in Dew Tour Des Moines and came in 5th position. After her win, she manages to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Her ambition to win a medal at Tokyo Olympics is finally completed. So, she gives her best during the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and wins the silver medal in the Women’s Park Event.
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Kokona Hiraki Relationship
Kokona Hiraki is not currently in a relationship as per various internal sources. Her age is too young to be in a relationship so kokona is currently focused on her skateboarding career.
Kokona Hiraki Net Worth
We didn’t have any data regarding the Kokona Hiraki net worth. She is a young skateboarder to achieve such fame at age of 13.
However, she is a Tokyo Olympic silver medalist so she earns quite a good among for her play. In addition, she is also sponsored by various popular brands like VANS and Thrasher that also pay a good amount.
Kokona Hiraki Social Media
Kokona Hiraki is also quite active on social media accounts. She has over 43.5k followers on her Instagram account which was created by her father.
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