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Koto Matayoshi

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T64, F64

Further personal information

Occupation
Office Worker
Higher education
Teikyo Heisei University: Tokyo, JPN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2017.
Why this sport?
He took up Para athletics after he began using a sports prosthetic leg.
Club / Team
Zenrin Datacom: Japan

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (tokyo-np.co.jp, 04 Feb 2019)
Impairment
His leg was amputated below the knee in his third year of university after he was hit by a metro train. (tokyo-np.co.jp, 04 Feb 2019)