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Masanori Miyoshi

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
S14, SB14, SM14

Further personal information

Residence
Ube, JPN
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He got involved in Para swimming at middle school.
Why this sport?
One of his friends invited him to join the swimming club.
Club / Team
Bocho Swimming School: Ube, JPN
Name of coach
Fumiyo Minemura [national], JPN

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Japan
Location
Canada

General interest

Most influential person in career
His friends. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2015)
Awards and honours
In 2014 and 2017 he received the Ube City Sports Glory Award in Japan. (city.ube.yamaguchi.jp, 2014, 08 Jan 2018)

In 2015 he was given the Yamaguchi Prefecture Sports Award in Japan. (pref.yamaguchi.lg.jp, 03 Oct 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (mainichi.jp, 15 Sep 2015; pref.yamaguchi.lg.jp, 18 Apr 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S14 Heat 1 2015-07-19 10