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Daisuke Fujishima

Athletics | Snowboard

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SB-LL2

Further personal information

Family
Three children
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

Club / Team
Kumamoto Prefecture : Japan
Name of coach
Kenichi Niboshi [national], JPN

General interest

Most influential person in career
His twin brother. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2013)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2013)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"If you try, you can do it." (Athlete, 16 Jul 2013)
Other sports
He has also represented Japan in Para athletics. He competed in the T44 long jump at the 2013 World Championships in Lyon, France, and in the T64 long jump at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (SportsDeskOnline, 05 Mar 2019; 47news.jp, 17 Oct 2013; jaafd.org, 09 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He was involved in a cutting machine accident at age one, which resulted in his right leg being amputated. (nhk.or.jp, 08 Mar 2017; kumanichi.com, 17 Oct 2013; town.kumamoto-yamato.lg.jp, 14 Jul 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump T44 Final 1 2013-07-24 8
2017 IPC Snowboard World Championships Big White, CAN (Big White, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Snowboard Cross SB-LL2 Race 1 2017-02-04 17
Men's Banked Slalom SB-LL2 Race 1 2017-02-07 18