Type of Impairment
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport seriously in 2015.
Why this sport?
Coach Keizo Sakaguchi spotted her talent for athletics after seeing her in a physical education class.
Club / Team
Nihonkai Club: Ishikawa, JPN
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (nhk.or.jp, 26 Oct 2017)
She was born prematurely and was diagnosed with an intellectual impairment in the second grade of primary school. (nhk.or.jp, 26 Oct 2017)