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Risako
Mitsui
JapanJapan, JPN
Artistic Swimming

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
23 September 1993
Height
168 cm
Weight
56 kg
Residence
Tokyo, JPN
Languages
Japanese
Higher education
Physical Education - Nihon University : Tokyo, JPN

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age nine at Tokyo Synchro Club in Japan.
Why this sport?
She was attending swimming school and her mother recommended her to try the sport.

International Debut

Year
2011
Competing for
Japan
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Shanghai, CHN

General Interest

Hero / Idol
Japanese synchronised swimmers Saho Harada and Yumi Adachi. (Athlete, 17 Jun 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always challenge and have confidence in yourself." (Athlete, 17 Jun 2012)
Other information
RETIREMENT
She retired from competition in September 2016. (sponichi.co.jp, 15 Sep 2016)

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