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Yuusei Kimura

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
T54

Further personal information

Occupation
Student

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2013.
Why this sport?
He decided to try the sport after meeting Para athletics coach Masazumi Soejima at an event.
Club / Team
Socio Soejima: Japan
Name of coach
Masazumi Soejima [club], JPN

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sociosoejima.com, 03 Mar 2017)
Other information
YOUNGEST
At age 14 he was the youngest athlete to compete in the half marathon at the 2013 Oita International Wheelchair Marathon in Japan. He finished 77th out of 110 athletes. (sociosoejima.com, 03 Mar 2017)