Athletes

Butterfly medalist and Tokyo local, making his presence known Swimming

OYAMA Kyosuke

Nickname:Oyama

i enjoy

I’m looking forward to when I’m able to swim the short-distance 50m Butterfly in about 30 seconds, and set a new personal best.

Strong points

“It’d be great if you could come watch me swim with just the left half of my body!”

  • Sport
    Swimming
  • DOB
    1987-12-26
  • Sex
    Male
  • Birth place
    Higashikurume City, Tokyo
  • Team
    Nippon Steel Pipeline & Engineering
  • Position/Class
    S6/SB6/SM6
  • Paralympics Triumphs
    ・Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games - 50m Butterfly - Silver medal
    ・London 2012 Paralympic Games - 50m Butterfly - Bronze medal
    ・Rio 2016 Paralympic Games - 50m Butterfly - 5th Place

    Latest Triumphs
    ・2017 Japan Physical Impairment Swimming Championships
     50m Freestyle - 1st Place
     400m Freestyle - 1st Place