Athletes

Working towards another gold in breaststroke Swimming

SUZUKI Takayuki

Nickname:Su-san, Taka

i enjoy

Winning races.

Strong points

“Watch for my sprint starts in the 50m Breaststroke, and my acceleration in the latter half of the 150m Individual Medley.”

  • Sport
    Swimming
  • DOB
    1987-01-23
  • Sex
    Male
  • Birth place
    Hamamatsu city, Shizuoka
  • Team
    GOLDWIN
  • Position/Class
    S4/SB3/SM4
  • Paralympics Triumphs
    ・Athens 2004 Paralympic Games - 4x50m Medley Relay: Silver medal
    ・Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games
     50m Breaststroke: Gold medal
     *New world record (at the time) in preliminaries
     150m Individual Medley: Bronze medal
    ・London 2012 Paralympic Games
     50m Breaststroke: Bronze medal
     150m Individual Medley: Bronze medal
    ・Rio 2016 Paralympic Games
     150m Individual Medley: 4th Place
     50m Breaststroke: 4th Place

    Latest Triumphs
    ・2013 IPC World Para Swimming Championships (Canada) - 50m Breaststroke: 1st Place
    ・2017 Japan Physical Impairment Swimming Championships
     50m Freestyle: 1st Place
     150m Individual Medley: 1st Place