Athletes

World Champion of Blind Swimmer as Butterfly Swimming

KIMURA Keiichi

Nickname:Kimu, keiichi

i enjoy

What I enjoy most about swimming is to improve my time and compete with swimmers from foreign countries. (Kimura)

Strong points

"I may not be the most graceful swimmer, but I'm definitely a strong swimmer. Watch how I start fast too."

  • Sport
    Swimming
  • DOB
    1990-09-11
  • Sex
    Male
  • Birth place
    Ritto,Shiga
  • Team
    TOKYO GAS Co.Ltd
  • Position/Class
    S11、SB11、SM11
  • Latest Triumphs
    ・2015 IPC Swimming World Championships -
     Gold:100m Breaststroke(SB11), 100m Butterfly(S11)
     Silver:50m Freestyle(S11)
     Bronze:200m Individual Medley(SM11)
    ・2013 IPC Swimming World Championships -
     Gold:100m Freestyle(S11), 100m Breaststroke(SB11)
     Silver:50m Freestyle(S11)
     Bronze: 100m Butterfly(S11), 200m Individual Medley(SM11)
    ・London 2012 Paralympic Games -
     Silver:100m Breaststroke(SB11)
     Bronze: 100m Butterfly(S11)
    ・Rio 2016 Paralympic Games -
     Silver:50 m Freestyle(S11)
     Bronze: 100m Breaststroke(SB11)
     Silver:00m Butterfly(S11)
     Bronze: 100m Freestyle(S11)
     4th: 200 m Individual Medley(SM11)

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    ▼Sports
    Swimming
    ▼National Federation
    Japanese Para-Swimming Federation