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TOKUNAN Kenta

sabre
Rank63
Pts24.500
Age32
HandL

Personal Information

Residence Tokyo, JPN

Occupation Athlete, Office Worker

Languages English, Japanese, Korean

Higher education Physical Education - Nippon Sport Science University : Tokyo, JPN

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? He began fencing at high school.

Why this sport? He initially competed in kendo [a Japanese martial art] for three years while at middle school. He was encouraged to switch to fencing by a coach at his high school.

Club / Team Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting [DTC]: Japan

Name of coach Lee Wook-Jae [national], KOR

Handedness Left

International Debut

Year 2007

Competing for Japan

Tournament World Cup

Location Logroño, ESP

General Interest

Nicknames Toku (fencingfan.net, 27 Nov 2015)

Hobbies Studying languages. (fencingfan.net, 27 Nov 2015)

Sporting philosophy / motto "Be grateful." (fencingfan.net, 27 Nov 2015)

Awards and honours He received an Excellence Award at the 2013 Fukui Newspaper Sports Award Ceremony in Japan. (fukuishimbun.co.jp, 02 Feb 2014)

Ambitions To win gold at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (Twitter profile, 15 May 2019)

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