12-year-old Rikuto TAMAI won Japan’s indoor diving championship.

Youngest champion of Japan’s indoor diving championship.


Rikuto TAMAI (center, source:日刊スポーツ


Rikuto TAMAI wiki profile

Full birth name: Rikuto TAMAI

Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday: Sep 11, 2006

Birthplace/ Hometown: Takarazuka city, Hyogo, Japan

Current Residence: Takarazuka city, Hyogo, Japan

Age: 12 years old (As of Apr 2019)

Nationality: Japan

Height (tall): 143cm  (As of Apr 2019)

Weight: 36kg  (As of Apr 2019)

Belonging: JSS Takarazuka Swimming School

School: Takarazuka city Takatsukasa Junior high school, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan



Rikuto TAMAI has started swimming from 3-year-old.


He also has started indoor diving from 6-year-old.

1st grade of elementary school.


Rikuto TAMAI has started practice with olympian Ken TERAUCHI

as the age of 10. Just 18 months ago!


Rikuto TAMAI has won the championship of Japan’s indoor diving,

at the age of 12. This is the youngest record of this competition.


He is just a first-year junior high school student.


He can not compete 2019 (July) world championship in Gwangju, South Korea.

Because Rikuto TAMAI will not reach 15-year-old at the time of competition.


But Rikuto TAMAI CAN attend the 2020 Tokyo Olympic, because he

will reach 14 years old in 2020. To compete on the Olympics, Rikuto TAMAI

have to qualify at next April’s World Cup.



Rikuto TAMAI’s parents, father and mother

Rikuto TAMAI is just 12-year-old boy.


So he is living with his parents.

He depends his life on his father and mother.


However, there are no information about Rikuto TAMAI’s



Thus Rikuto TAMAI’s parents are not famous swimmer or

famous indoor diving athlete.




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