Mao Asada in the Guinness book

Mao Asada
World figure skating Champion Mao Asada has been added to the Guiness Records for her great performance at the Vancouver Olympics where she landed of a total of three triple axels.

She said that she honored to be in that famous records edition.

Mao Asada, who won the silver medal in Vancouver, is the third Japanese figure skater to be recognized by Guinness book records following the Albertville Olympics silver medalist Midori Ito and Miki Ando, who is the only lady to ever land a quadruple in competition.

Mao Asada did one triple axel in her short program and two in the free skate but finished after the Olympic Champion Yu-Na Kim from Korea.

Congratulations Japan for this new great record!

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