MICHISHITA Misato

19 Jan 1977
44
Female
T12
SHIMONOSEKI
 
Japan
DAZAIFU
 
Japan

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
ATH Athletics Women's Marathon - T12 1 Gold Medal

Records

Record Event Mark Date Location

Schedule

Change
Start Time Location Event Status
Olympic Stadium
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights

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RankEventYearLocationResult
Paralympic Games
2Marathon - T122016Rio de Janeiro, BRA3:06:52
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Micchan (parasapo.tokyo, 21 Aug 2020)
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Misato Nakano
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Athlete, Office Worker
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Husband Takayuki Michishita
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Japanese
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Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company [Japan]
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Kyohei Yasuda, JPN
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2007 for Japan (nishinippon.co.jp, 16 Jul 2016)
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She began running marathons at age 26 at the Shimonoseki Minami Sogo Support School in Japan. (hochi.news, 03 Apr 2019; number.bunshun.jp, 04 Oct 2018 )
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She took up the sport in order to lose weight, and she found a sense of achievements through competing. (nhk.or.jp, 15 Mar 2016)
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To win gold at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sanspo.com, 16 May 2021)
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During training, she does laps of a four-and-a-half kilometre course, which has around 900 metres of climb. She eats various high-protein foods as part of her diet. "I used to eat chicken which I thought was best for me. However, I began eating other meat, soy beans, eggs and the like, and it reduced my injuries." (nordot.app, 28 Dec 2020; nishinippon.co.jp, 19 May 2021)
Legend
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Gold Medal
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Gold Medal Event
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Silver Medal Event
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Bronze Medal Event
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