Koito Furukawa


8 May 1901

Death date

11 October 2014 (aged 113)

Place of death

Tokushima, Japan


113 years, 156 days

Koito Furukawa (8 May 1901 - 11 October 2014) was a Japanese supercentenarian. She was formerly an anonymous pending Japanese before the GRG knew her name after Japan's participation at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil; and Japan's successful qualification for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada.

During season 1 of Ben and Toad's Contest, she appeared in week 2 as an armwrestler and they went to Grand Bend, Ontario to see the 2012 Western Ontario Armwrestling Championships and they won over Melissa Rycroft's team of members. She has also appeared in the October 2012 Toronto Armwrestling Event, where they lost the first and second round out to Brooke Burke.

She died at the age of 113 years and 156 days in October 2014.


  • She was not allowed to play Heroes vs. Villains for season 1 and season 2.