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Masaki Hirooka

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T34

Further personal information

Occupation
Student
Languages
English, Japanese
Higher education
Humanities, Science - Kanagawa University: Yokohama, JPN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport while in the fifth grade of primary school.
Why this sport?
His rehabilitation teacher encouraged him.
Club / Team
Kanagawa University: Yokohama, JPN

General interest

Nicknames
O-choro (Athlete, 24 Jan 2011)
Hero / Idol
His father Shigeki. (Athlete, 24 Jan 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always do your best." (Athlete, 24 Jan 2011)
Impairment
He has cerebral palsy. (mainichi.co.jp, 15 Jan 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T34 Heat 1 2011-01-22 4
Men's 100 m T34 Heat 2 2011-01-24 5