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26370-Shinji Yamashita photo

Shinji Yamashita

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T12, F12
Guide
Fuminori Sakanashi, Taimu Fujita, Daiki Nomoto

Further personal information

Residence
Fukuoka, JPN
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up marathon running at age 30 in 2013, and began competing in 2014.
Club / Team
C's Athletics: Japan

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (mainichi.jp, 03 Feb 2019)
Impairment
She was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa after leaving high school. (athlete.ahc-net.co.jp, 04 Jun 2019)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works as an employee for Aso Cement in Japan. (athlete.ahc-net.co.jp, 25 Aug 2019)