Jumpei Kimura H1

  • Japan
  • Born: 1985
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Rankings
Paratriathlon Ranking 7
Starts
30
Podiums
9
Wins
5
Biography

Jumpei was born without full use of his legs. He is Japan’s top paraswimmer. He swam in the Paralympics three times. He is a professional paratriathlete affiliated with Himawari Fukushikai, a corporation nursery and senior care home. He begins training for an hour as soon as he gets home from work

Recent Highlights

- 8th at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam;
- Winner at the 2017 Subic Bay ASTC Paratriathlon Asian Championships;
- 5th place at the 2017 Edmonton ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- 7th place at the 2017 Gold Coast ITU World Paratriathlon Series;
- 8th place at the 2017 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series; and
- 10th place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games.  

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Latest Athlete Results
4
2019 Tokyo ITU Paratriathlon World Cup
17 Aug, 2019 - PTWC Men - 01:01:16
5
2019 Magog ITU Paratriathlon World Cup
13 Jul, 2019 - PTWC Men - 01:07:00
7
2019 Groupe Copley World Paratriathlon Series Montreal
28 Jun, 2019 - PTWC Men - 01:05:01
1
2019 Gyeongju ASTC Triathlon Asian Championships
22 Jun, 2019 - PTWC Men - 01:08:44
5
2019 Yokohama ITU World Paratriathlon Series
18 May, 2019 - PTWC Men - 01:04:12
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Jumpei
Family Name Kimura H1
Representing JPN
Year of Birth 1985
Residence Itabashi-ku, Japan
Sponsors himawari fukushikai
Jumpei's next event
29 Aug - 01 Sep, 2019
2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne
Lausanne, Switzerland • Start List
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