Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Law - Kinki University: Higashiosaka, JPN
Sport specific information
Why this sport?
He chose a throwing discipline because he could concentrate on the sport regardless of his impairment.
Club / Team
Dream AT: Japan
In June 2017 he fractured the third lumbar vertebra in his back. (Facebook profile, 12 Jun 2017)
Awards and honours
He received the Osaka Sports Excellence Award in Japan in 2014 and 2016. (pref.osaka.lg.jp, 30 Sep 2016; pref.osaka.lg, 01 Oct 2014)
He has competed in both able-bodied and Para softball at national level in Japan. (matsukawachizuru.net, 20 Jan 2019; city.sakai.lg.jp, 17 Oct 2016)
In 1985 he was hit by a car while cycling, which resulted in the impairment of his lower limbs. (Facebook profile, 18 Apr 2015)
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