TOKYO-2018 Editorial / sports

'Tomotaro On The Block'

  • Prize
    Silver in Editorial/sports
  • Photographer
    Brian Cassey
  • Agency / Studio
    Brian Cassey Photographer
  • Technical Info
    Nikon D5 - Nikkor 300mm 2.8
  • Photo Date

Japanese swimmer Tomotaro Nakamura - who had both arms amputated below the shoulder at birth - looks towards the setting sun as he prepares on the block for the start of his S5 50 metre freestyle final at the 2018 Para Pan Pacific Championships at the Tobruk Pool in Cairns Australia. Nakamura won Gold. He is one of Japans most accomplished paralympic swimmers