|Full name||Noriko Inada|
|Born||27 July 1978|
|Height||1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|Weight||60 kg (132 lb)|
Inada retired after the 2004 Summer Olympics, though she joined the Phoenix Swim Club in 2008 and attempted to make a professional comeback in April 2010. In April 2012, she placed 3rd in the 100m backstroke in the Japan Championship, just missing out on a top 2 spot required for attending the 2012 Summer Olympics. 2014 saw her break three world records in the 35-39 age group at the 2014 FINA World Masters Championships. In 2015, she won the Japan Championship in the 50m backstroke time with a time of 28.36s, and placed second in the 100m backstroke with a time of 1m 1.27s. In 2017, she is still with the Phoenix Swim Club, as an assistant coach.
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- "＜競泳＞日本選手権結果報告 稲田法子選手が優勝！" [<Swimming> Japan Championship Results Announcement - Noriko Inada wins!]. Central Sports Club. 13 April 2015. Retrieved 25 September 2017.