Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Architecture - Toyota National College of Technology: Japan
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began powerlifting in 2015 in Okazaki, Japan.
Why this sport?
One of his friends suggested he should try the sport. He had previously competed in Para athletics.
Club / Team
Toyota City Office: Japan
Name of coach
Jon Amos [national], GBR
Takahi (support-takashi-kato.com, 08 Sep 2018)
Weight training. (support-takashi-kato.com, 08 Sep 2018)
He has competed in Para athletics at national level in Japan. (support-takashi-kato.com, 08 Sep 2018; jsad.or.jp, 31 Jul 2010)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (support-takashi-kato.com, 08 Sep 2018)
He has paraplegia as the result of an operation he underwent on his heart at age one. (jppf.jp, 03 Dec 2016)
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