Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport as a middle school student.
Why this sport?
His father encouraged him to join a Para athletics club.
Club / Team
Tokyo General Hospital: Japan
His left leg was amputated above the knee at age three after he sustained rhabdomyosarcoma [bone cancer]. (iko.ac.jp, 15 Feb 2018; Ospo Ameba profile, 11 Jul 2010)