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Natsumi Inouchi

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T11, F11
Guide
Minako Hino

Further personal information

Residence
Uji, JPN
Occupation
Physiotherapist
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport while she was in middle school.
Why this sport?
She joined the athletics team at middle school because she wanted to do sports but felt ball games would be too difficult for her. She returned to competition seven years after graduating from high school, and was encouraged to take up marathon by Para athlete Shinya Wada who won a bronze medal in the 5000m at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London.
Club / Team
Wakasa Seikatsu:

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (menokoto365.jp, 25 Dec 2018)
Impairment
She was born without vision. (menokoto365.jp, 25 Dec 2018; kyoto-np.jp, 15 Aug 2007)