2020HEROES

Head for the world stage! NTT Athletes

Fumiko EBISAWA

Boccia

Image: Photograph of rugby footballer Fumiko EBISAWA during a match.

Do my very best with the aim of qualifying for the Tokyo Paralympics!

I am training hard every day and competing with all my skills so that we can bring excitement to everyone.
Be sure to come to the match venue and cheer us on!
Let’s all liven up the Olympics and Paralympics together!!

PROFILE

Image: Facial photograph of Fumiko EBISAWA.

Fumiko EBISAWA

Event:
 Boccia
Date of Birth:
 August 29, 1972
Hometown:
 Kitatsugaru County, Aomori
Height:
 160cm
My Favorites:
 Going for drives

I began playing Boccia in 2009 after a friend introduced me to the sport, and I competed as a hobby. I began obtaining high-ranking results at the national championships, and in FY 2016 I was selected as a strengthening player. In FY 2017, I became the company’s Poster Employee, and have won championships both in Japan and overseas.

PURPOSE

Goals for this season

Winning the national championships.

RESULTS

Main achievements

2018
Athlete designated under the High Performance Program of the JPC
2018
20th Japan Boccia Championships East Japan Block Qualifying Competition: won through to qualify for the Championships
2017
19th Japan Boccia Championships Individual: Winner
2017
14th Kanto Boccia Championship Tournament Individual: Winner
2017
2018 ISE Boccia Regional Open Team: Winner