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Haruna Kawakami

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
F20, T20

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

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (nhk.or.jp, 26 Oct 2017)
Impairment
She was born prematurely and was diagnosed with an intellectual impairment in the second grade of primary school. (nhk.or.jp, 26 Oct 2017)