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MATSUYAMA Kyosuke

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Rank41
Pts40.00
Age22
HandL

Personal Information

Occupation Student

Languages Japanese

Higher education Sports Science - Waseda University: Tokyo, JPN

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? He first tried the sport at age four in Taito, Japan.

Why this sport? He and his older brother were encouraged to go to a fencing class by their mother.

Club / Team Waseda University: Tokyo, JPN

Name of coach Toshiro Uchida [club], JPN; Oleg Matseichuk [national], UKR

Handedness Left

International Debut

Year 2011

Competing for Japan

Tournament World Cup

Location Seoul, KOR

General Interest

Nicknames Kyochan (fencingfan.net, 28 Nov 2015)

Hobbies Watching movies. (fencingfan.net, 28 Nov 2015)

Memorable sporting achievement Winning gold at the 2012 World Cadet Championships in Moscow, Russian Federation. (fencingfan.net, 28 Nov 2015)

Hero / Idol Japanese fencer Yuki Ota. (olympicchannel.com, 14 Jan 2019)

Sporting philosophy / motto "The boughs that bear most hang lowest." (fencingfan.net, 28 Nov 2015)

Ambitions To win a medal at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (olympicchannel.com, 14 Jan 2019)

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