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Get your tickets for F1 Japanese Grand Prix!

Are you a fan of Formula One racing thinking where to watch it this year? World`s famous Suzuka Circuit is waiting for you. It is located in Suzuka city in Mie prefecture of Japan. japan-grand-prix.com/ There are a few other circuits such as ‘Fuji Speedway’ but after it withdrew in 2009 from being the venue,…

Overview of 4 of the Greatest Japanese Sports

In a country such as Japan, sports have been holding an important place in the national culture. Japanese sports are also known worldwide and many foreigners wish to practice and to learn new techniques. Moreover, plenty of tourists come to see the local sports shows. If you’re interested in sports, then this article is for…

Yakyu: the history of Baseball in Japan

History Known as Yakyu in Japanese, baseball is the most popular sports in Japan. Imported from US in the old times, baseball gained popularity in the country of the rising sun and is now one of the most favourite games among all the age groups. Nowadays, many tournaments are conducted all over the country at…

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…

5 Leading Japanese Martial Arts

Japan is a country where people have a big interest in sports. Sports, originally in Japan, was often associated with culture. For these reasons, some traditional Japanese sports and especially martial art still exists and Japan and still have a huge audience. we are listing here some of the most popular ones. 1. Sumo jp.fotolia.com/…

How Japanese baseball is different from the US

If you have never experienced a baseball game in Japan, now is the time. It’s the beginning of baseball season and it’s a must see in Japan. Here are a few things that differentiate Japanese baseball from its US counterpart 1. Fan participation In Japan there are whole bleacher sections appropriated for each team, complete…

2 Fresh Sports Drinks for the Hot Japanese Summer

Summer is coming and the temperatures this year are expected to go above 30 degrees Celsius in Japan. It becomes hard to stay even in a room without an air conditioner. When it comes to daily work, on an average, two to three hours per day would be spent commuting in crowded trains and walking…

SUMO Fighter! The King of the Ring!

SUMO WRESTLING Sumo is a Japanese style of a competitive full contact wrestling sport. In general, it is organized on a circular ring, which is known as “Dohyo” in Japanese.And inside the ring, there are two wrestlers (“Rikishi” in Japanese) who attempt to force each other to lose balance. The one who would make the…

3 best Japanese resort areas for winter sports

Japan as a skiing destination Japan is one of the world’s best destinations for both skiing and snowboarding and it is thanks to a great density of the snow and, moreover, thanks to the breath-taking views that the Japanese mountains offer. In addition to that, Japan is taking advantage of the volcanic activities of the…