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Yuna Omi

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S7, SB6, SM7

Further personal information

Residence
Fukui, JPN
Occupation
Student
Languages
Japanese

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

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
Japan
Location
Sheffield, ENG

General interest

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)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 and 2024 Paralympic Games. (fbc.jp, 20 Jan 2018; tokyo-np.co.jp, 05 Jan 2019)
Impairment
Her lower limbs were impaired at birth. (chunichi.co.jp, 21 Apr 2017)