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Satoru Miyazaki

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
S14, SB14, SM14

Further personal information

Residence
Sapporo, JPN
Occupation
Athlete, Office Worker
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He first went to the pool at six months of age. He began competing in grade eight of middle school.
Why this sport?
He was taken to a pool by his mother Yoshie.
Club / Team
Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance : Japan
Name of coach
Masayuki Ono [personal], JPN, from 2010

International debut

Year
2010
Competing for
Japan
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Eindhoven, NED

General interest

Nicknames
Sato (Athlete, 09 Aug 2013)
Hobbies
Drawing. (nhk.or.jp, 06 Apr 2020)
Memorable sporting achievement
Setting a national record in the 100m freestyle in 2013. (Athlete, 06 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
Coach Masayuki Ono. (Athlete, 09 Aug 2013)
Hero / Idol
Japanese swimmer Kosuke Kitajima. (Athlete, 06 Sep 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sapporo.ecochil.info, 08 May 2017)
Impairment
He was diagnosed with autism at age four. (nikkansports.com, 26 Nov 2020)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m Freestyle S14 Heat 5 2
Men's 200 m Freestyle S14 Final Round 6
2013 IPC Swimming World Championships (Montreal, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m Freestyle S14 Heat 2 2013-08-12 8
Men's 200 m Freestyle S14 Final 1 2013-08-12 8
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m Freestyle S14 Final 1 2015-07-15 7
Men's 200 m Freestyle S14 Heat 1 2015-07-15 8
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM14 Heat 2 2015-07-17 18
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m Freestyle S14 Heat 3 2016-09-11 3