Momiji Nishiya of Japan reacts during the women’s street skateboarding event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: Reuters Momiji Nishiya of Japan reacts during the women’s street skateboarding event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: Reuters
Momiji Nishiya of Japan reacts during the women’s street skateboarding event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: Reuters

Tokyo Olympics: Japanese 13-year-old Momiji Nishiya wins gold in skateboarding street final

  • Nishiya becomes world’s second youngest individual Olympic champion and first female Games skateboarding gold medallist
  • ‘I wasn’t too worried about getting a medal. It was like, it’d be nice if I can get one,’ she says

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Momiji Nishiya of Japan reacts during the women’s street skateboarding event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: Reuters Momiji Nishiya of Japan reacts during the women’s street skateboarding event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: Reuters
Momiji Nishiya of Japan reacts during the women’s street skateboarding event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Photo: Reuters
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