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A para taekwondo pioneer with beautiful kicks Taekwondo

ITO Chikara

Nickname:Itohhhhh

i enjoy

To be able to compete as a para taekwondo front-runner in Japan. I enjoy it even more when I win!

Strong points

“Unpredictability, because my time with the sport has been so short!”

  • Sport
    Taekwondo
  • DOB
    1985-10-21
  • Sex
    Male
  • Birth place
    Sendai City, Miyagi
  • Team
    Salesforce.com
  • Position/Class
    K44/Male -61kg
  • Latest Triumphs
    ・2016 2nd Asian Para-Taekwondo Open Championships (Philippines) - Eliminated in first round
    ・2016 1st All-Japan Para Taekwondo Poomsae Championships - 1st Place
    ・2016 5th Open European Para Taekwondo Championships (Poland) - Eliminated in first round
    ・2016 2nd Oceania Para Taekwondo Championships (Fiji) - 3rd Place
    ・2017 2017 US Open Para Taekwondo (U.S.) - 1st Place
    ・2017 7th World Para Taekwondo Championships (UK) - Eliminated in third round