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FUJISHIMA Daisuke
Sport Para athletics, Para snowboard
NPC Japan   
GenderMen
Age34
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SB-LL2
Further Personal Information
Family
Two children
Occupation
Public Servant
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 represented Japan in Para athletics [T44 long jump] at the 2013 World Championships in Lyon, France, and the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (SportsDeskOnline, 05 Mar 2019; 47news.jp, 17 Oct 2013)
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