Yabusame Ceremony to Wish for the Safe Holding and Success of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games

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Yabusame Riding Course at Nishisando of Meiji Jingu Shrine (Tokyo)

In this Yabusame event, held in hopes of building enthusiasm for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the history of the Yabusame (a traditional form of horseback archery) will be explained in both Japanese and English along with helpful play-by-play commentary. The event will be live-streamed, and a video on Yabusame will be distributed online so that even more people can enjoy watching the event at home.

Event Overview

Date:

Sat, 17 Jul 2021

Venue:

Yabusame Riding Course at Nishisando of Meiji Jingu Shrine (Tokyo)

Address:

〒151-8557

1-1 Yoyogikamizonocho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo

Access:

8- minute walk from Sangubashi station, 12- minute walk from Harajuku station

Host:

The Japan Equestrian Archery Association

Co-host:

The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games

Associate:

 Meiji Jingu Shrine

Reservation:

Advance reservation required. Only those invited can assist.

The others can watch the live streaming

About COVID-19 Measures

This programme will incorporate thorough infection countermeasures. Please check the official website for details.

Accessibility

Space por wheelchairs/The announcement on what is going on and explanation of yabusame will be translated into English after the japanese