Baseball(Rubber Baseball)

Baseball(Rubber Baseball)

Sport Overview

Rubber baseball was developed in Japan a century ago and is played using a rubber ball. The basic rules are identical to those of baseball. Rubber baseball is a popular lifelong sport that can be enjoyed safely by people of all ages and sexes, from children (elementary school students) to adults (elders).

Event

(General Category)
GenderEventGradeAge Categories
MenA: National tournament level30+
MixedB: Regional tournament level30+,45+
C: A level at which players enjoy the game for interest and exchange30+
*The age of the youngest player on the team will determinate the team's age category. The age category entered must be either the actual age category or a younger age category.
*One play can participate only in one type of competition.

Eligibility

Nothing in particular. Provided, however, that all participants must enter their history of participation in baseball competitions. Those who apply individually will be randomly assigned to a team by the executive committee.

【Age Requirement】
Minimum age is 30 (born on or before 31 December 1991)
In line with the sport-specific rules, an athlete must compete in their designated age group, with your age determined as at 31 December 2021. For example, if you are 44 during Games time but have turned 45 by 31 December 2021, you would compete in the 45+ age category.

Sports Information Guide

Schedule

Sport Discipline May 2021 Venues
14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Baseball Baseball          
Hotto Motto Field Kobe
G7 Stadium Kobe
Ajisai Stadium Kita-Kobe
Miki Disaster Prevention Park
Rubber Baseball                    
Moriyama City Sports Park Baseball Field [Men’s] Grade A
Higashiomi Koto Stadium [Men’s] Grade A, [Mixed] Grade B
Higashiomi Okunono Sports Park [Mixed] Grade B, C
Higashiomi Nagayama Park [Mixed] Grade B

※The above schedule was created based on the information that is current as of June 5th, 2020. It is subject to change due to various circumstances in the future.

Venue

Moriyama City Sports Park Baseball Field [Men’s] Grade A

Location 335 Ishidacho, Moriyama, Shiga
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・10minutes by Shuttle bus from Moriyama Sta.
・30minutes by car from Meishin Expressway “Ritto”Interchange
Official Homepage http://www.moriyama-s-p.com/

Higashiomi Koto Stadium [Men’s] Grade A, [Mixed] Grade B

Location 610 Ikeshocho, Higashiomi, Shiga
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・13minutes by Shuttle bus from Yokaichi Sta.
・9minutes by car from Meishin Expressway “Yokaichi”Interchange
Official Homepage https://www.city.higashiomi.shiga.jp/0000000154.html

Higashiomi Okunono Sports Park [Mixed] Grade B, C

Location 70 Aoyamacho, Higashiomi, Shiga
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・14minutes by Shuttle bus from Yokaichi Sta.
・10minutes by car from Meishin Expressway “Yokaichi”Interchange
Official Homepage https://www.city.higashiomi.shiga.jp/0000000152.html

Higashiomi Nagayama Park [Mixed] Grade B

Location 370 Kamiomoricho, Higashiomi, Shiga
Games Accreditation Sports Check-in
Access ・14minutes by Shuttle bus from Yokaichi Sta.
・5minutes by car from Meishin Expressway “Yokaichi”Interchange
Official Homepage https://www.city.higashiomi.shiga.jp/0000000145.html

Sport Check-in

【Date and Time】
Saturday, 15 May to Tuesday, 18 May 2021 8:00 – 17:30
*The competition entry must be completed at least one hour before the start of the game of the own team

【Venue (Only on the day of competition)】
(1)Moriyama City Sports Park Baseball Field Venue Headquarters
  (335 Ishidacho, Moriyama, Shiga 524-0014)
(2)Higashiomi Koto Stadium Venue Headquarters
  (610 Ikeshocho, Higashiomi, Shiga 527-0113)
(3)Higashiomi Okunono Sports Park Venue Headquarters
  (70 Aoyamacho, Higashiomi, Shiga 527-0164)
(4)Higashiomi Nagayama Park Venue Headquarters
  (370 Kamiomoricho, Higashiomi, Shiga 527-0062)

【Remarks】
Entry shall be accepted at the venue of the first game of each team. Entry can be made by the team representative alone. The team list must be submitted upon entry.

Nearest Village

Masters Village Shiga

Location 2-1 Hamacho, Otsu City, Shiga 520-0041
Access 5 minutes’ walk from Keihan Biwako Otsu Station
Official Homepage http://www.a-qus.com/

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