Origin of Impairment
S7, SB6, SM7
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in grade one at primary school.
Why this sport?
She took up swimming for rehabilitation.
Club / Team
Brave Dolphin Fukui: Japan
Name of coach
Shinobu Shibata, JPN; Fumiyo Minemura [national], JPN
Awards and honours
In 2018 she was a torch bearer for the torch relay of the National Sports Festival of Fukui in Japan. (juraca.jp, 10 Oct 2018)
To compete at the 2020 and 2024 Paralympic Games. (fbc.jp, 20 Jan 2018; tokyo-np.co.jp, 05 Jan 2019)
Her lower limbs were impaired at birth. (chunichi.co.jp, 21 Apr 2017)