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Yasuharu Matsuzaki

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Occupation
Student
Languages
Japanese
Higher education
Sports Science - Juntendo University : Tokyo, JPN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began powerlifting in 2015, while he was in grade 10 at high school.
Why this sport?
He was inspired to take up the sport by Japanese Para powerlifter Takashi Jo.
Club / Team
Juntendo University : Tokyo, JPN
Name of coach
Hajime Ujiro [club], JPN; Takayoshi Okamoto [national], JPN

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (nhk.or.jp, 13 Jan 2017)
Impairment
He was born with spina bifida. (jppf.jp, 03 Dec 2016)