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Sports in Japan are a significant part of Japanese culture. Not only traditional sports such as kendo and judo, western imports such as baseball and football are also popular with both participants and spectators.
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Sports
Tokyo Summer Olympic Games 1964

Tokyo Summer Olympic Games 1964

Jun 30, 2019

The Olympic Games is one of the biggest international sports events. Athletes from around the world ... Read More...

Sports, Entertainment
2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan

2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan

Jun 16, 2019

So the Rugby World Cup is being held in Japan this September, and this apparently is the first time ... Read More...

Sports, Entertainment
How is Japan Preparing for the 2020 Olympics?

How is Japan Preparing for the 2020 Olympics?

Apr 30, 2019

  With the Olympics fast approaching, many preparations are being made for the big event... Read More...

Work, Sports
What Is Rakuten: the Sponsor of Barcelona’s Soccer Uniform?

What Is Rakuten: the Sponsor of Barcelona’s Soccer Uniform?

Feb 11, 2019

What do we know about Rakuten? Rakuten is an electronic commerce company that was founded a little ... Read More...

Winter, Sports
The 3 Most Popular Winter Sports To Try in Japan!

The 3 Most Popular Winter Sports To Try in Japan!

Dec 10, 2018

If you love sports in general, this one is for you! Unlike most other western countries, going out f... Read More...

Sports
3 Popular Sports to Try out in Autumn in Japan

3 Popular Sports to Try out in Autumn in Japan

Oct 20, 2018

Autumn is the season you are able to enjoy outdoor sports because of the comfortable temperature in ... Read More...

Sports
5 Amazing Water Sports You Can Try in Tokyo

5 Amazing Water Sports You Can Try in Tokyo

Sep 25, 2018

Did you know you there are some water sports you can enjoy in Tokyo? Although you may be under th... Read More...

Sports
What You Should Know Before Going to a Pool in Japan

What You Should Know Before Going to a Pool in Japan

Sep 14, 2018

It’s the end of summer but the weather is still hot and humid. If you’re like me, you are probably t... Read More...

Sports
Facts about Japanese High School Baseball

Facts about Japanese High School Baseball

Aug 30, 2018

The summer reminds most Japanese people of high school baseball tournaments played by high school st... Read More...

Summer, Travel, Outdoor Activities, Sports, Entertainment
Climb Mt. Fuji—Take Japan’s No.1 Challenge!

Climb Mt. Fuji—Take Japan’s No.1 Challenge!

Jul 5, 2018

What comes to your mind first when you plan to travel around Japan? For me, it is definitely Mount F... Read More...

Restaurant, Summer, Sports
The Five Best Sports Bars to watch the FIFA World Cup 2018

The Five Best Sports Bars to watch the FIFA World Cup 2018

Jun 24, 2018

Who's your team and where can you watch them? The FIFA World Cup 2018 is finally here after four lo... Read More...

Travel, Sports
Go World’s Fastest – Spend a Racing Weekend at Suzuka!

Go World’s Fastest – Spend a Racing Weekend at Suzuka!

Jun 6, 2018

Are you a fan of car racing? Do you like the roaring sound of engines? Here, in Japan, you have ... Read More...

Move To Japan, Sports, Health
6 Amazing Facts About Radio Exercise in Japan

6 Amazing Facts About Radio Exercise in Japan

Mar 27, 2018

How do you work out every day to stay healthy? Run at the gym, lift weights to get in shape or d... Read More...

Sports, Health, Entertainment
How to Join a Gym in Japan

How to Join a Gym in Japan

Aug 18, 2017

Reference: 4 Traditional Japanese Martial Arts How do Japanese girls go on a diet?   ... Read More...

Sports
High School Baseball Championship as Japanese Summer Tradition

High School Baseball Championship as Japanese Summer Tradition

Aug 2, 2017

Baseball has become one of nationally popular sports though it came from the U.S. It used to be popu... Read More...

Historical Events, Manners, Sports, Culture
4 Traditional Japanese Martial Arts

4 Traditional Japanese Martial Arts

Jul 25, 2017

Judou, karate-dou, kendou and aikidou are popular martial arts in Japan, created and developed b... Read More...

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