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Hometown Heroes: 5 Japanese Soccer Clubs for 5 Types of Fans

As Japan's footballing stock continues to rise, there's never been a better time to follow your closest city’s professional soccer club.

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6 Things to Know About the Spartan Race Japan

The second Spartan Race to be held in Japan is happening in October and there are still spots available. Are you up for it?

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How Attitudes to Fitness Are Changing in Japan

From bananas to buff: How the fitness scene in Japan is transforming ahead of Tokyo 2020.

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How To Watch A Sumo Morning Training Session

Missed the sumo tournament? Don’t worry, there’s an even better way to experience sumo (and it’s free).

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Matchday in Japan

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There Is No Halfway

When it comes to their hobbies, the Japanese never go halfway.

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My First Time: Running Up Mount Fuji

Few people can make the hike up Mt. Fuji. Even fewer are crazy enough to try and run it.

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The Other Side of Asakusa: Swing by Rox Dome Batting Stadium

Go beyond the touristy areas and hit some baseballs after dark.

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What Can The Samurai Blues Learn From The Nadeshiko?

Looking ahead to the Olympics next year, the Nadeshiko certainly have plenty to be positive about.

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Bumping Along With Tokyo Bubble Soccer 


Playing soccer while wearing a giant, inflatable bubble? Welcome to the crazy world of Bubble Soccer Tokyo

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The Electrifying Ride on a Japanese Denchari

Not just for grocery moms, the electric bike trend is really taking off in Japan.

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The Knock Out World of Woman’s Wrestling

High flying divas of the ring battle it out in the knock out world of Japanese woman's wrestling.

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