Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Athlete, Office Worker
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics at age 11 in Japan.
Why this sport?
His parents suggested that he should attend a camp for Para sports. He attended and initially took up both wheelchair basketball and Para athletics, but decided to focus on athletics after representing Japan at the 2013 Asian Youth Para Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. "I was fascinated by Para athletics because I can achieve results on my own if I do my best."
Club / Team
Nomura Real Estate Partners: Tokyo, JPN
Watching baseball. (Instagram profile, 27 Apr 2020; nikkansports.com, 20 Jun 2020)
He has played wheelchair basketball at junior international level for Japan. (1242.com, 28 Sep 2017; tokyo-wb.net, 10 Jun 2013)
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (nikkansports.com, 20 Jun 2020)
He was born with spina bifida. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
|Men's 100 m T54||Heat 2||2017-07-14||12|
|Men's 200 m T54||Heat 2||2017-07-18||8|
|Men's 200 m T54||Final 1||2017-07-18||8|
|Men's 4x400 m T53/54||Final 1||2017-07-19||1|
|Men's 400 m T54||Heat 2||2017-07-19||16|