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Honoka Nakamichi

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9

Further personal information

Residence
Japan
Occupation
Student
Languages
Japanese
Higher education
Waseda University : Tokyo, JPN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport while in grade two of primary school. at Blue Sea and Green Land Centre in Misho, Japan.
Why this sport?
Her mother suggested the sport to her.
Club / Team
Iyokaneikai: Japan
Name of coach
Satoru Kajikawa [club], JPN; Fumiyo Minemura [national], JPN

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Japan
Location
Sochi, RUS

General interest

Hobbies
Watching Japanese cartoons and football. (bgf.or.jp, 26 Sep 2017; Twitter, 21 Mar 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Twitter profile, 21 Mar 2019)
Impairment
She was born without a right leg. (bgf.or.jp, 26 Sep 2017)