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TOKYO, JAPAN - FEBRUARY 26: (L-R) Nao Kodaira and Miho Takagi pose with their medals during the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games Japan Team press conference on February 26, 2018 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images)

TOKYO, JAPAN - FEBRUARY 26: (L-R) Nao Kodaira and Miho Takagi pose with their medals during the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games Japan Team press conference on February 26, 2018 in Tokyo, Japan.  (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images)

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SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 13: Nao Kodaira of Japan competes during the Women's 1000m Speed Skating event on day 6 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Adler Arena Skating Center on February 13, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 13:  Nao Kodaira of Japan competes during the Women's 1000m Speed Skating event on day 6 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Adler Arena Skating Center on February 13, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - FEBRUARY 14: Nao Kodaira (JPN) heads down the backstretch during the 1000M Ladies Final during the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Oval on February 14, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea. (Photo by Ken Murray/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - FEBRUARY 14: Nao Kodaira (JPN) heads down the backstretch during the 1000M Ladies Final during the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Oval on February 14, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea. (Photo by Ken Murray/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - FEBRUARY 14: Nao Kodaira (JPN) cools down following the 1000M Ladies Final during the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Oval on February 14, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea. (Photo by Ken Murray/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - FEBRUARY 14: Nao Kodaira (JPN) cools down following the 1000M Ladies Final during the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Oval on February 14, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea. (Photo by Ken Murray/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

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GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 18: Nao Kodaira of Japan celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Ladies' 500m Individual Speed Skating Final on day nine of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Oval on February 18, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 18:  Nao Kodaira of Japan celebrates after winning the gold medal in the Ladies' 500m Individual Speed Skating Final on day nine of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Oval on February 18, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea.  (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)