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Chihiro
Igarashi
JapanJapan, JPN
Swimming

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
24 May 1995
Height
171 cm
Residence
Yokohama, JPN
Occupation
Athlete, Office Worker
Languages
Japanese
Higher education
Physical Education - Nippon Sport Science University: Japan

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport at age three.
Club / Team
Take and Give Needs [JPN] / JSS [JPN]:
Name of coach
Norimasa Hirai [national], JPN; Takayuki Umehara [personal] JPN, from 2018

General Interest

Hero / Idol
Japanese swimmer Aya Terakawa. (Swimming Magazine, 11 Apr 2013)
Awards and honours
She received an Excellence Award at the 2016 and 2017 Japan Aquatics Awards. (tobiuojapan.org, 30 Jan 2017, 23 Jan 2018)

In 2016 she was presented with the Aoba-ku Achievement Award in Yokohama, Japan. (city.yokohama.jp, 09 Nov 2017)

In 2013 she received the Kanagawa Prefecture Sports Award in Japan. (pref.kanagawa.jp, 21 Oct 2013)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (nikkansports.com, 02 Oct 2017)