Category Archives: Sports

Suit Up for the 2015 Snowboarding and Skiing Season

Winter is upon us! Although the snow may be a little late this year, that doesn’t mean the ski slopes aren’t already ready and waiting for you. I started my snowboarding last weekend at Grandeco, how about you? Considering how … Continue reading

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The Lucky Island September 2015 Events

Name: Hinoemata Kabuki Date: Saturday, September 6, 2015 Area:  Minami Aizu Time: Seating starts at 6pm, performance starts at 7pm Price: 1,000 for day-trip people; free for those staying in hotels in the town Address: 〒967-0521 福島県 南会津郡檜枝岐村 字居平 Details: … Continue reading

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Let the 2015 Hiking Season Commence~!

Spring is in the air! And despite Japan’s claims of it’s four unique seasons… we all know thtat spring lasts all of a month before the bugs and the humidity and the heat of summer is upon us. Let’s make … Continue reading

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Art and Tradition: JETs Practicing Japanese Culture — Judo

Judo is a sport that is recognized worldwide as quintessentially Japanese. It has been an Olympic sport starting with the Tokyo 1965 games, and is practiced in many countries all over the world. It is also commonly taught in schools … Continue reading

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Hiking with FuJET

Japan is a mountain country, and Fukushima in particular is home to many great hiking spots. Join FuJET on our upcoming hiking trips and take advantage of the beautiful mountains all around us! The Trips: Mount Bandai Height: 1816m Date: … Continue reading

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