Tag: Japan

Symbolic Games legacy of Tokyo 2020 parks

Tokyo Nation Stadium to keep running track

The symbolic areas of the Tokyo 2020 Games (Japan) will be renamed ‘Olympic and Paralympic Parks’, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government announced on July 21st. ‘paralympic.org’ stated that exhibits will also be installed. These include – ‘Site of the Games’ plaques, Games symbols,... » Read more

Tokyo lands 2025 World Athletics showcase

Tokyo to host 2025 World Athletics Championships

Tokyo (Japan) has been selected as the Host City for the World Athletics Championships in 2025. ‘sky sports’ stated that Japan’s capital held a delayed Olympics last year behind closed doors amid the coronavirus pandemic. The 2025 World Athletics Championships will be the 20th edition of the... » Read more

Japan Olympic great’s Tokyo Unite initiative

Tokyo sports alliance formed to promote clubs and venues

Japan’s two-time double Olympic breaststroke champion – Kitajima Kosuke – steps up for his hometown with big ideas – a 14-team alliance of Tokyo-based sports teams – nearly one year on from the Games. ‘Olympics’ stated that one of Japan’s all-time Olympic greats is... » Read more

Sublime stadium coming up in Nagasaki

Nagasaki Stadium City update June 2022

The groundbreaking ceremony for the private-sector-led regional revitalization project ‘Nagasaki Stadium City Project’ by Japanet Holdings (HD, Sasebo City, Nagasaki Prefecture), a major mail-order company, was held at Saiwaimachi, Nagasaki City (Japan) recently. ‘nordot.app’ stated that... » Read more

Kobe to stage 2024 World Para Athletics show

Kobe to host World Para Athletics 2024

Kobe (Japan) will host the 2024 World Para Athletics Championships following the cancellation of this year’s event due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it has been confirmed. It is now scheduled to take place from May 17th to May 25th, 2024 at the Kobe Universiade Memorial Stadium in the Kobe Sports... » Read more

Wizards-Warriors preseason games in Japan

NBA Japan games 2022

The NBA (US) and Rakuten Group, Inc., (Japanese electronic commerce and online retailing company) announced on March 14th that the National Basketball Association (NBA) teams Washington Wizards and Golden State Warriors will play two preseason games in Japan in 2022. The ‘NBA’ quoted Ted... » Read more

Tokyo Dome all set to wear luxe look

Tokyo Dome Yomiuri Giants renovation

The Tokyo Dome (Japan) – home of the Yomiuri Giants baseball team – will undergo renovation. The revamp work is scheduled to start from March 2022. The ‘Yomiuri Giants’ stated that in addition to installing a new LED vision in the venue, other renovation plans include redecorating... » Read more

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