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Shinri
Shioura
JapanJapan, JPN
Male
Swimming

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
26 November 1991
Height
188 cm
Weight
90 kg
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Japanese
Higher education
Law - Chuo University: Tokyo, JPN

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age two.
Why this sport?
He was influenced by his older brother.
Club / Team
Itoman Toshin: Japan
Name of coach
Norimasa Hirai [national], JPN

International Debut

Year
2009
Competing for
Japan
Tournament
Asian Championships
Location
Foshan, CHN

General Interest

Hero / Idol
Russian swimmer Alexander Popov. (Swimming Magazine, 11 Apr 2013)
Injuries
He fractured the index finger of his left hand and was forced to withdraw from the Japanese swimming team ahead of the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (nikkansports.com, 15 Apr 2014)
Awards and honours
He received the Arena Sprint Award at the 2016 Japan Aquatics Awards. (tobiuojapan.org, 30 Jan 2017)

In 2013 he received the Kozuki Sports Award from the Kozuki Foundation in Japan. (kozuki.or.jp, 20 Sep 2013)

He received the Kanagawa Sports Award at the 2013 Kanagawa Culture and Sports Awards in Japan. (pref.kanagawa.jp, 08 Nov 2013)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (olivenote.jp, 24 Oct 2017)