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TABUCHI Shinji
Sport Para snowboard
NPC Japan   
GenderMen
Age38
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SB-LL2
Further Personal Information
Residence
Toyokawa, JPN
Languages
Japanese
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team
Izushi High School: Toyooka, JPN
Name of coach
Kenichi Niboshi [national], JPN
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto
"You cannot do it because you do not do it. If you cannot do it, you should do it. Try it, even if you are bad at it." (Facebook profile, 26 Feb 2019)
Other sports
He competed in able-bodied trampolining prior to his accident. (bs4.jp, 17 Mar 2018)
Impairment
He fractured both femur bones in 2008, which resulted in paralysis in his right lower leg. (Banshu Technical Facebook page, 04 Nov 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
13 2016/2017 Snowboard Cross - Lower Limb 2 Impaired  
14 2016/2017 Banked Slalom - Lower Limb 2 Impaired 1:13.94
3 2018/2019 Banked Slalom - Lower Limb 2 Impaired 51.16
9 2018/2019 Snowboard Cross - Lower Limb 2 Impaired  
  2018/2019 Snowboard Cross Team Event  DNF