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Kota Shimizu

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S13, SB13, SM13

Further personal information

Residence
Chofu, JPN
Occupation
Student
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport competitively at age 15.
Club / Team
Tokyo Metropolitan Bunkyo School for the Blind: Japan
Name of coach
Fumiyo Minemura [national], JPN

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (kyoiku.metro.tokyo.jp, 15 Feb 2018)
Impairment
He has Stargardt macular degeneration, a visual impairment diagnosed at age ten. (city.chofu.tokyo.jp, 20 Dec 2016)