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Sprint Like a Saiyan at the Dragon Ball Fun Run Events in Japan This 2017!

Summer in Japan is not the most favorable season to go running or jogging outdoors. Most people spend their time doing indoor activities in order to avoid the summer heat. But don’t worry about missing the outdoors as the autumn season right after summer will provide you with a better opportunity. During early September 2017,…

Do You Know What the Ultimate ‘Ekiden’ or Relay Race in Japan Is?

Have you ever run long distance for days from one city to another? Do you watch relays or cross country races often? There is a Japanese term that has gotten into the English vocabulary called “ekiden (駅伝),” which was initially used to refer to stagecoaches in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Now, “ekiden”…

Enjoy Chocolate and Exercise at This Unique Event in Yokohama!

Having a healthy lifestyle nowadays is something people consider a priority, compared to how it was a few years ago. Many people have realized that a healthy lifestyle leads to a much better output, not only physically, but mentally as well. One most popular way of maintaining a healthy lifestyle is by taking up a…

Cosplay as Wally at the Wally Run in Osaka and Aichi This October 2016!

Just about everyone has heard of “Where’s Wally?” (ウォーリーを探せ!), which is also known as “Where’s Waldo?” in North America. Interestingly enough, in October 2016, there will be a Where’s Wally? Wally Run (ウォーリーラン) in Japan where you can gather with thousands of people clad in the similar outfit! japantrends.com/ About Where’s Wally? metro.co.uk/ Where’s Wally?…

All About the Upcoming 2016 Annual Tokyo Marathon!

Running is a very popular sport all around the world where many people join in on the fun for enjoyment as well as the various health benefits involved. However, if you’re one who prefers competitive races, then an organized fun run or marathon may be the perfect track for you. Tokyo Marathon en.wikipedia.org/ Japan holds…

Ekiden: Japan’s Famous Long Distance Relay Race

The Ekiden is the famous long-distance relay race in Japan and people are crazy about this winter sports event. Normally in a relay race, a baton is passed from one runner to another, but in the Ekiden, a sash replaces it instead. hakonesaijo.sakura.ne.jp/ History of Ekiden sapporobeer.jp/ Ekiden was born about 100 years ago in…

The biggest Japanese marathons you should take part in!

Sport is one of the main activities that keep us healthy. There are a lot of types of sports, and one of the most popular and easy to do is running. It is a simple exercise, but it moves the entire body. Because of its popularity, some countries hold many competitions, one of them is…