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Sonomi Sakai

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20, F20

Further personal information

Residence
Kuki, JPN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in middle school, and started concentrating on long jump in 2015.
Why this sport?
She enjoyed playing sport, and she was influenced by her older brother and sister.
Club / Team
Saitama Athletics Club: Japan
Name of coach
Yuki Kobayashi [club], JPN

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Japan

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (blog.canpan.info, 24 Feb 2016)
Impairment
She was diagnosed with an intellectual impairment that includes attention deficit hyperactivity disorder [ADHD]. (yomiuri.co.jp, 08 Jun 2016)