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19842-Masayuki Tanaka photo

Masayuki Tanaka

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S6, SB6, SM6

Further personal information

Residence
Tokyo, JPN
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport after graduating from high school.
Club / Team
Minemura PSS Tokyo : Japan
Name of coach
Fumiyo Minemura [club, national], JPN

General interest

Nicknames
Masa (Ameba profile, 28 Apr 2016)
Hobbies
Travel. (Ameba profile, 28 Apr 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Dream." (Ameba profile, 28 Apr 2016)
Other sports
He played basketball at junior level for Yamanashi Prefecture in Japan. (fucyu-j.hiroshima-c.ed.jp, 12 Jun 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (ameblo.jp, 25 Nov 2015)
Impairment
In 2007 he sustained a brain hemorrhage, which resulted in paralysis on the right side of his upper limb. (fucyu-j.hiroshima-c.ed.jp, 12 Jun 2014; Ameba profile, 13 Jul 2015)