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19642-Naomi Yoshimura photo

Naomi Yoshimura

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T46, F46

Further personal information

Residence
Matsubara, JPN
Occupation
Director
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 2007.
Club / Team
Dream AT: Japan

General interest

Awards and honours
She received the Osaka Sports Excellence Award in Japan in 2014 and 2015. (pref.osaka.lg.jp, 16 Sep 2015; pref.osaka.lg.jp, 01 Oct 2014)
Other sports
She has competed in Para rowing at national level in Japan. (sportsbull.jp, 07 May 2017)
Impairment
Her left hand was amputated after sustaining osteomyelitis [bone infection] at age one. (para-rikujou.jimdo.com, 11 Jul 2017; sportsbull.jp, 07 May 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Javelin F46 Final 1 2015-10-31 5