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Yumiko Fujii

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12, F12
Guide
Megumi Kawaguchi, Shun Yamaryu

Further personal information

Family
Daughter Miki
Residence
Koka, JPN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began Para athletics when she was a middle school student.
Why this sport?
She wanted to join a sports club at middle school. As it was difficult for her to play ball sports due to her visual impairment, she entered the athletics club.
Club / Team
Biwako Timers: Japan
Name of coach
Yasuhiro Harada [national], JPN

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (jbma.or.jp, 09 Nov 2017)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
She has worked in the accounting department of the Biwako Timers, a running club for visually impaired athletes in Japan. (biwako-timers.appspot.com, 18 Jul 2021)