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Kota Sugawara

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S5, SB6, SM5

Further personal information

Occupation
Student
Languages
Japanese

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
Training Regime
He trains for one hour a day, four days a week. He also goes cycling and has weight training sessions.

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Miracle Swimmy Facebook page, 05 Sep 2018)
Impairment
He was born without both upper limbs. (city.katagami.lg.jp, 01 Nov 2018)