|Kaoru Takahashi - 高橋かおる|
|D.O.B.||16th March 1975|
|Family||Father: Yoshikazu Takahashi|
|Appears in||Shenmue I|
Kaoru Takahashi (Japanese: 高橋かおる) is a fifth grade elementary school student who lives in Sakuragaoka. She enjoys learning martial arts and currently studies Karate, Shaolin and Aikido. Recently she also took up ballet, but quit after she realised her movements were too influenced by all the martial arts training she takes.