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Yuki Iwata

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20

Further personal information

Residence
Nagareyama, JPN
Occupation
Athlete, Office Worker
Languages
Japanese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in grade 10 of high school.
Why this sport?
He joined an athletics team after entering a special education school.
Club / Team
One's : Chiba, JPN
Name of coach
Koki Shimoinaba [club, national], JPN

General interest

Awards and honours
In 2019 he received a Sports Achievement Award from the Japan Sports Agency. (Japan Sports Agency Instagram profile, 19 Dec 2020)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sports-tokyo-info.metro.tokyo.lg.jp, 2020)
Impairment
He has autism. (torch-sports.jp, 14 May 2021)