2020HEROES

Win gold with my personal best performance.

Takuro YAMADA

Para Swimming

Image: Photograph of Para Swimmer Takuro YAMADA during a match.

Win gold with my personal best performance.

Thank you for all your warm support.
I am continuing my training to enable me to deliver my very best performance in 2020, so please continue your encouragement.

PROFILE

Image: Facial photograph of Takuro YAMADA.

Takuro YAMADA

Event:
 Swimming S9 SB8 SM9
Date of Birth:
 April 12, 1991
Place of Birth:
 Hyogo
Height:
 176cm
My Favorites:
 Golf

PURPOSE

Goals for this season

Set a new Japanese record at the London World Para Swimming Championships in his main event, the 50 m Freestyle.

RESULTS

Main achievements

2019
World Para Swimming World Series in Glasgow
Men’s 50 m Freestyle: 5th Place overall (26 sec. 76)
World Para Swimming World Series in Singapore
Men’s 100 m Freestyle: 5th Place overall (58 sec. 49)
Men’s 50 m Freestyle: 3rd Place overall (26 sec. 45)
Japanese ParaSpringMeet
Men’s 50 m Freestyle (S9 class): 1st Place
Men’s 100 m Freestyle (S9 class): 1st Place
Men’s 100 m Breaststroke (SB8 class): 1st Place
2018
Indonesia 2018 Asian Para Games
Men's 200 m Individual Medley (SM9 Class): Gold Medal
Men's 100 m Freestyle (S9 Class): Gold Medal
Men's 4 x 100 m Freestyle Relay 34 Points: Gold Medal
Men's 4 x 100 m Medley Relay 34 Points: Silver Medal
Men's 50 m Freestyle (S9 Class): Gold Medal
2016
Rio Paralympic Games Men’s Swimming 50 m (S9 Class): Bronze Medal

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2015
World Para Swimming Championships 50 m Freestyle (S9 Class): Silver Medal