Hideaki Yoshioka

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F55

Further personal information

Residence
Narita, JPN
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport seriously in 2011.
Why this sport?
He had participated in athletics at middle school, and wanted to try the sport again following his illness.
Club / Team
Kanto Para Athletics Association: Japan

General interest

Awards and honours
In 2014 he received an Excellent Athlete Award from the Chiba Prefecture Sports Association in Japan. (suporeku.server-shared.com, 20 Mar 2015)
Impairment
He has used a wheelchair since age 24 after having a tumour in his lumbar spine. (yomiuri.co.jp, 30 Oct 2012)