Tsuruta Yoshiyuki

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Tsuruta Yoshiyuki at the 1928 Olympic Games

Tsuruta Yoshiyuki ( Japanese鶴 田 義 行; born November 1, 1903 in Kagoshima , Kagoshima Prefecture ; † July 24, 1986 ) was a Japanese swimmer .

He won the gold medal in the 200 m breaststroke at the Olympic Games in 1928 and at the Olympic Games in 1932 . He later became a coach and trained, among others, Yoshihiko Osaki , who won the silver medal over this route at the 1960 Olympic Games in Rome . In 1968 he was inducted into the international swimming pool 's hall of fame .

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