Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began Para athletics at age 19.
Why this sport?
She became interested in wheelchair racing after she spotted a poster advertising the sport at a gym.
Club / Team
Oracle Corporation Japan: Japan
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (city.hamura.tokyo.jp, 04 Nov 2017)
Her impairment is the result of an accident that damaged her sixth and seventh thoracic vertebrae [spine] at age five. (capjt.com, 28 Apr 2019)