From bananas to buff: How the fitness scene in Japan is transforming ahead of Tokyo 2020.
By Andrew Smith on March 1, 2017
Missed the sumo tournament? Don’t worry, there’s an even better way to experience sumo (and it’s free).
By Rebecca Quin on October 1, 2016
When it comes to their hobbies, the Japanese never go halfway.
By James Winovich on September 26, 2015
Few people can make the hike up Mt. Fuji. Even fewer are crazy enough to try and run it.
By Katharina von Tschurtschenthaler on August 11, 2015
Go beyond the touristy areas and hit some baseballs after dark.
By Jenie Gabriel on July 19, 2015
Looking ahead to the Olympics next year, the Nadeshiko certainly have plenty to be positive about.
By Liam Carrigan on July 18, 2015
Playing soccer while wearing a giant, inflatable bubble? Welcome to the crazy world of Bubble Soccer Tokyo
By Rebecca Quin on July 15, 2015
Not just for grocery moms, the electric bike trend is really taking off in Japan.
By Mark Kennedy on April 17, 2015
High flying divas of the ring battle it out in the knock out world of Japanese woman’s wrestling.
By Andrew Smith on February 2, 2015
The coldest months of Japanese winter are long, so crawl out from under that kotatsu and make the best of it with this How-To Guide on skiing and snowboarding in Japan.
By Rebecca Quin on January 21, 2015
What can the English Premier League learn from Japanese football?
By Liam Carrigan on December 28, 2014
Japan’s judo program is down for the count. Can it recover?