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