Tsuneari Yahiro is a member of the Australian Karate Federation and a NSW Institute of Sport (NSWIS) scholarship holder.

He will make his Olympic debut at the Tokyo Games, becoming Australia’s first-ever Olympic ‘Karateka’ and will compete in the 75kg Kumite division in Tokyo as the sport makes its debut. 

Boasting four Oceania Championships, Tsuneari locked in his Tokyo ticket by virtue of his international ranking.