Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 49.
Why this sport?
He became involved in running after he began using a prosthetic sport leg.
Club / Team
Start Line : Tokyo, JPN
He trains for six days a week and incorporates weight sessions into his schedule.
Mountain climbing, cooking. (Instagram profile, 25 Aug 2019)
His left leg was amputated below the knee after he was involved in a motorbike accident at age 23. (tokyo-np.co.jp, 11 Jan 2017; p-supply.co.jp, 01 Apr 2013)