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Located south of Kyushu, Miyazaki prefecture boasts excellent access to transportation. Miyazaki Airport provides 18 daily round trips to Tokyo, and offers flights to major Japanese cities, as well as Seoul, Taipei, and Hong Kong. Miyazaki Airport is also conveniently located just 15 minutes from downtown Miyazaki and 10 minutes from Miyazaki IC.
Miyazaki is currently promoting ”Sports Land Miyazaki,” an initiative to utilize the mild climate and excellent sports facilities to actively host sports training camps. Miyazaki has successfully hosted 7 Japanese professional baseball teams and 20 J-League soccer teams for training camps.
Aiming towards the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, Miyazaki is actively promoting training camps to both Japanese and overseas national teams as well as young athletes. Last year, Miyazaki provided a base for Japanese national teams of various sports, such as the triathlon team, weightlifting team, and the rugby team which participated in the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England. The Miyazaki Prefectural Comprehensive Sports Park is home to Sports Land Miyazaki and is located just 7 minutes from Miyazaki Airport by car. It has 19 sports facilities including: a type-1 track field approved by the Japan Association of Athletics Federations (JAAF); baseball field; indoor gymnasium; and martial arts stadium; and can accommodate up to 32 different sports for training camps. Moreover, there are other excellent sports facilities available throughout Miyazaki prefecture, such as Ikime-no-mori Athletic Park and Nishishina Comprehensive Sports Park.
Finally, Miyazaki is the setting for Japan`s oldest myths which are described in ”Kojiki” and ”Nihon-Shoki,” which are the oldest existing texts on Japanese history. A lot of myths, traditions, and historical sites, therefore, remain throughout the prefecture. You will have a relaxing time here while visiting numerous tourist spots that will help you restore your spiritual and physical energy.
By having your Pre-Games training camps in ”Japan’s Sunshine Paradise Miyazaki”, athletes and related staff members will have the full support of the All-Miyazaki Business Management Division to help them perform at their best at the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.