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Fumiko Takado

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T64, F64

Further personal information

Residence
Tokyo, JPN
Occupation
Office Worker
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport seriously in 2003.
Why this sport?
She was encouraged to take up the sport after visiting prosthetic limb technician Fumio Usui.
Club / Team
Tokyo Tanshi : Japan

International debut

Year
2007
Competing for
Japan
Location
Taipei, TPE

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"No pain, no gain." (Athlete, 14 Jul 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (panasonic.jp, 01 Dec 2016)
Impairment
Her left leg was amputated below the knee following severe burns she sustained.. (Athlete, 14 Jul 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F44 Final 1 2017-07-18 8
Women's Shot Put F44 Final 1 2017-07-21 8