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Mai Iwakiri

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T20, F20

Further personal information

Residence
Miyazaki, JPN
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics at high school.
Why this sport?
Running made her happy.
Club / Team
Asahi Kasei: Japan

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"Athletics is important in my life as it makes me strong." (osaka-ikuseikai.or.jp, 14 Jul 2013)
Awards and honours
In 2015 she received the Miyazaki Prefecture Excellent Para Athlete Award in Japan. (sp.mainichi.jp, 19 Feb 2015)

In 2013 she received the Miyazaki City Sports Special Award in Japan. (miyazaki.jp, 05 Aug 2013)
Impairment
She was born with an intellectual impairment. (umk.co.jp, 04 Apr 2013)