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Satomi
Suzuki
JapanJapan, JPN
Female
Swimming

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
29 January 1991
Height
169 cm
Weight
62 kg
Residence
Kofu, JPN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Japanese
Higher education
Business Information Systems - Yamanashi Gakuin University: Kofu, JPN

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age four.
Why this sport?
She was influenced by her older sister.
Club / Team
Miki House Yamanashi: Japan
Name of coach
Norimasa Hirai [national], JPN

International Debut

Year
2009
Competing for
Japan
Tournament
East Asian Games
Location
Hong Kong, China

General Interest

Nicknames
Bomber (oy-spo.com, 25 Nov 2017)
Hero / Idol
US swimmer Rebecca Soni. (Swimming Magazine, 11 Apr 2013)
Awards and honours
She received the Kofu City Mayor Special Award in Japan in 2015 and 2016. (city.kofu.yamanashi.jp, 18 Oct 2016; city.kofu.yamanashi.jp, 01 Dec 2015)

In 2012 she received the Fukuoka Prefecture Residents' Sports Medal of Honour in Japan. (kyoto-np.co.jp, 09 Aug 2012)

In 2010 she received the Yamanashi Sports Journalists' Award in Japan. (mainichi.jp, 07 Sep 2010)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (www.tvguide.or.jp, 25 Nov 2017)