Athletes

Drawing victory to Japan with his extraordinary passes Wheelchair Rugby

IKE Yukinobu

Nickname:Ike, Yuki

i enjoy

What I enjoy when I play this sport is the journey from when I set my goal, to when I achieve it. There’s a lot in these journeys that I’m grateful for, because I wouldn’t be able to make it by myself.

  • Sport
    Wheelchair Rugby
  • DOB
    1980-07-21
  • Sex
    Male
  • Birth place
    Kochi City, Kochi
  • Team
    Nikko Asset Management / Freedom
  • Position/Class
    Class 3.0
  • Paralympics Triumphs
    ・Rio 2016 Paralympic Games - Bronze medal

    Latest Triumphs
    ・2013 World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge (Denmark) - 5th Place
    ・2013 Asia Oceania Championship (South Africa) - 2nd Place
    ・2014 World Championship (Denmark) - 4th Place
    ・2015 Asia Oceania Championship (Chiba) - 1st Place
    ・2017 IWRF Asia-Oceania Championship (New Zealand) - 2nd Place
    ・2018 IWRF World Championship (Australia) - 1st Place