Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began Para athletics in grade two of primary school, and took it up competitively at age 14.
Why this sport?
His mother encouraged him to become more active, so he joined a sports class.
Club / Team
Kanto Para Athletics Association : Japan
Awards and honours
In 2014 he received the Isogo-ku Honorary Award in Yokohama, Japan. (city.yokohama.lg.jp, 26 Dec 2014)
To compete at the 2024 Paralympic Games in Paris. (townnews.co.jp, 07 Dec 2017)
He was born with an impairment to his lower limbs. (townnews.co.jp, 07 Dec 2017)