Imagen
20926-Hikaru Uegaki photo

Hikaru Uegaki

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S7, SB7, SM7

Further personal information

Residence
Tokyo, JPN
Occupation
Student
Higher education
Chuo University: Tokyo, JPN

Sport specific information

Club / Team
Chuo University: Tokyo, JPN
Name of coach
Yusuke Takahashi [club], JPN; Fumiyo Minemura [national], JPN; Takumi Uegaki [father], JPN

General interest

Awards and honours
In 2014 he was given the Hyogo Prefecture Excellent Athlete Award in Japan. (town.ichikawa.hyogo.jp, 01 Apr 2015)

In 2013 he received the Hyogo Prefecture Para Sports Excellent Award. (town.ichikawa.hyogo.jp, 01 Apr 2014)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (ymfs.jp, 04 Mar 2015)
Impairment
He was born with cerebral palsy. (town.ichikawa.lg.jp, 01 Dec 2014)