Takeyuki Nakayama (中山 竹通 Nakayama Takeyuki, born December 20, 1959 in Ikeda, Nagano) was a Japanese world-class marathon runner. He represented his native country at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain and the 1986 Asian Games in Seoul, South Korea (gold medal).
Nakayama's notable marathon wins include Fukuoka Marathon (1984, 1987), Seoul marathon (1985), and Tokyo marathon (1990). In 1985 Nakayama set the 2nd record in the world from the 1st World Cup Marathon (2:08:15). As of 2007[update], Nakayama is a coach at the Aichi Seiko Track Team.
|1984||Fukuoka Marathon||Fukuoka, Japan||1st||Marathon||2:10:00|
|1986||Asian Games||Seoul, South Korea||1st||Marathon||2:08:21|
|1987||Fukuoka Marathon||Fukuoka, Japan||1st||Marathon||2:08:18|
|1988||Olympic Games||Seoul, South Korea||4th||Marathon||2:11:05|
|1990||Tokyo Marathon||Tokyo, Japan||1st||Marathon||2:10:57|
|1991||World Championships||Tokyo, Japan||—||Marathon||DNF|
|1992||Olympic Games||Barcelona, Spain||4th||Marathon||2:14:02|
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