Higher education Sports Science - Waseda University: Tokyo, JPN
|Vancouver (CANADA), 2019-02-08||Heidenheim (GERMANY), 2017-01-26|
|Paris (FRANCE), 2017-05-12|
|Heidenheim (GERMANY), 2019-01-10|
|Bangkok (THAILAND), 2018-06-18|
When and where did you begin this sport? He began fencing in 2008.
Why this sport? He was inspired to take up the sport after watching Japanese fencer Yuki Ota win a silver medal in individual foil at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing.
Club / Team Waseda University: Tokyo, JPN
Name of coach Toshiro Uchida [club], JPN; Oleksandr Gorbachuk [national], UKR
Competing for Japan
Hero / Idol Japanese fencer Yuki Ota. (city.iwakuni.lg.jp, 12 Feb 2018)
Other sports He practised artistic gymnastics for eight years before taking up fencing. (wasedasports.com, 18 Jul 2017)
Ambitions To win gold at the Olympic Games in 2020 and 2024. (city.iwakuni.lg.jp, 12 Feb 2018)
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