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Daiki Akai

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20, F20

Further personal information

Residence
Kashihara, JPN
Occupation
Industrial Worker
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in grade three of primary school.
Why this sport?
He began running with his mother.
Club / Team
Togawa Rubber : Japan
Name of coach
Usami Ito, JPN, from 2018

International debut

Year
2018
Competing for
Japan
Tournament
Asian Para Games
Location
Jakarta, INA

General interest

Hobbies
Athletics. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Usami Ito. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
British athlete Mo Farah. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo, and take up the marathon event. (nara-x.jimdo.com, 09 Mar 2019; gomutimes.co.jp, 26 Oct 2020)