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Ryota Kitamura

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20

Further personal information

Residence
Tokyo, JPN
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics at middle school.
Why this sport?
He liked running.
Club / Team
Jujo SC: Tokyo, JPN

International debut

Year
2007
Competing for
Japan
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Brazil

General interest

Awards and honours
He was the final torch bearer at the 2013 National Para Sports Festival in Tokyo, Japan. (tokyo-np.co.jp, 12 Oct 2013)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sports-tokyo.info, 31 Mar 2017)
Impairment
He has autism. (tokyo-np.co.jp, 12 Oct 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T20 Heat 2 2015-10-22 16