Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
S5, SB6, SM5
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age five.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport to improve his physical strength.
Club / Team
Miracle Swimmy: Japan
He trains for one hour a day, four days a week. He also goes cycling and has weight training sessions.
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Miracle Swimmy Facebook page, 05 Sep 2018)
He was born without both upper limbs. (city.katagami.lg.jp, 01 Nov 2018)