The member list for the delegation to represent Japan at the 21st Deaflympic Games, which will be held on September 5 - 15 in Taiwan, was announced as follows.
officials : 91 (63 men, 28 women)
athletes: 154 (88 men, 66 women)
245 in total
The athletes will compete for the following 12 sports items:
track and field
beach volleyball (*)
*The sign indicates an item newly recognized officially in this Deaflympic Games.
About 4,000 athletes from 81 countries and regions will compete in 19 items at the Games.