Midori Ito began skating while she was just five years old. During that time, her parents used to take Midori to Ice rink at Osumo, where she noticed a retired professional coach, Machiko Yamada and started training with her. However, her childhood was full of difficulties as her parents got divorced when she was just 10. Since then, she started living with her coach.
Hardworking and receptive Midori first commenced her figure skating career competing in World Junior Championships in which she was ranked No. 20. In spite of her position, she managed drew a large attention of people through her free skating triple loop, a triple salchow, and two triple toe loop combinations.
Giving continuity to her career, Michelle participated in several figure skating tournaments. In that respect, she won numerous numbers of titles including the first world title in the sport for an Asian competitor, the first national championship, and the first woman to land seven triples in a free skating.
After a long journey of her career, Midori is now retired from her profession. Lastly, she made an appearance at the ISU Adult Figure Skating Championship where she won the title with a twelve point margin over the second place.
Moving towards her personal life, she got married to Masaru Yamaki. However, their relationship did not last for a long period and the couple divorced after 2 years of marriage.
As a renowned skater, she has earned a good amount of salary, which adds up to her net worth. Her net worth is not disclosed yet but it's estimated to be in millions.