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Yumi
Adachi
JapanJapan, JPN
Artistic Swimming

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
07 February 1989
Height
160 cm
Weight
46 kg
Occupation
Coach
Languages
Japanese
Higher education
Physical Education - Kokushikan University: Tokyo, JPN

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport at the Athena Aqua Mates club in Saitama, Japan.
Why this sport?
Somebody recommended she try it because she was flexible.
Club / Team
Fushinkan Club [JPN] / Kokushikan University [JPN]:
Name of coach
Masayo Imura [national], JPN

International Debut

Year
2007
Competing for
Japan

General Interest

Hobbies
Watching movies. (flameofsincerity.com, 17 Aug 2017)
Hero / Idol
French artistic swimmer Virginie Dedieu. (Athlete, 17 Jun 2012)
Other information
RETIREMENT AND COMEBACK
She retired from the sport in September 2013 and became a coach at Kokushikan University in Tokyo, Japan. She returned to competitive action in 2014, and competed with Atsushi Abe in the mixed event at the 2015 World Championships in Kazan, Russian Federation. (sponichi.co.jp, 19 Sep 2013; daily.co.jp, 19 Jun 2014; nikkansports.com, 04 Aug 2015; flameofsincerity.com, 17 Aug 2017)

OCCUPATION
She is the head coach of the artistic swimming team at Kokushikan University. (city.kita.tokyo.jp, 06 Sep 2017; asahi.com, 01 May 2018)