Athletes

Breaststroke silver medalist, challenging the world with his kicks Swimming

NAKAMURA Tomotaro

Nickname:Tomotaro

i enjoy

I can’t wait to go against my rivals and new swimmers in overseas tournaments.

Strong points

“I’m better than other people at doing things with my feet, so I’m confident that I can beat anyone in swimming, especially the kicking in breaststroke.”

  • Sport
    Swimming
  • DOB
    1984-07-16
  • Sex
    Male
  • Birth place
    Hashimoto City, Wakayama
  • Team
    Hisaka Works
  • Position/Class
    SB6
  • Paralympics Triumphs
    ・Athens 2004 Paralympic Games
     100m Breaststroke: Bronze medal
    ・Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games
     100m Breaststroke: 5th Place
    ・London 2012 Paralympic Games
     100m Breaststroke: Silver medal
    ・Rio 2016 Paralympic Games
     100m Breaststroke (SB7): 7th Place

    Latest Triumphs
    ・2014
     Incheon 2014 Asian Para Games (Korea)
     100m Breaststroke: 1st Place
    ・2015
     Japan Para Swimming Games
     100m Breaststroke: 1st Place
    ・2015
     Japan Physical Impairment Swimming Championships
     100m Breaststroke: 1st Place
    ・2017
     Japan Physical Impairment Swimming Championships
     100m Breaststroke: 1st Place