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FUJISHIMA Daisuke
Sport Para athletics, Para snowboard
NPC Japan   
GenderMen
Age35
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SB-LL2
Further Personal Information
Family
Three children
Languages
Japanese
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team
Kumamoto Prefecture : Japan
Name of coach
Kenichi Niboshi [national], JPN
General Interest
Most influential person in career
His twin brother. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2013)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2013)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"If you try, you can do it." (Athlete, 16 Jul 2013)
Other sports
He has also represented Japan in Para athletics. He competed in the T44 long jump at the 2013 World Championships in Lyon, France, and in the T64 long jump at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (SportsDeskOnline, 05 Mar 2019; 47news.jp, 17 Oct 2013; jaafd.org, 09 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He was involved in a cutting machine accident at age one, which resulted in his right leg being amputated. (nhk.or.jp, 08 Mar 2017; kumanichi.com, 17 Oct 2013; town.kumamoto-yamato.lg.jp, 14 Jul 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
8 2013 Long Jump T44 5.64
World Championships - Para snowboard
Rank Year Event Result
17 2016/2017 Snowboard Cross - Lower Limb 2 Impaired  
18 2016/2017 Banked Slalom - Lower Limb 2 Impaired 1:25.13
World Cup Finals - Para snowboard
Rank Year Event Result
15 2016/2017 Snowboard Cross - Lower Limb 2 Impaired  
16 2016/2017 Banked Slalom - Lower Limb 2 Impaired  
Asian Para Games - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
5 2018 Long Jump T44/62/64 5.94