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MAJIMA Makoto
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Japan   
GenderMen
Age48
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Japan
Occupation
Coach, Director, Office Worker
Languages
Japanese
Higher education
Law - Komazawa University: Tokyo, JPN
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2014.
Why this sport?
He was introduced to the sport by a friend.
Name of coach
Jon Amos [national], GBR
General Interest
Other sports
He has competed in Para ice hockey at international level for Japan, and was part of the team that won a silver medal at the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver. (sports-kokoro.jp, 09 Nov 2016; yumeshinbun.com, 2017)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (mainichi.jp, 10 Mar 2016)
Impairment
His injuries are a result of electrical burns suffered in an accident at a part-time job while he was at university. (jppf.jp, 03 Dec 2016; sports-kokoro.jp, 09 Nov 2016; nikkansports.com, 10 Aug 2016)
Other information
PARA ICE HOCKEY INVOLVEMENT
He is a director of the Para ice hockey team Nagano Thunder Birds in Japan. He is also involved in coaching Para ice hockey since his retirement from the national team. (sports-kokoro.jp, 09 Nov 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
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