There are persons who are Deaf/hard of hearing enjoy any kinds of sports, not only major sports such like baseball and soccer, etc. but also combative sports and motor sports, etc.
However, there is few information on such sports that they do. In order to share the information on Deaf sports, "Deaf Athlete Japan" launched on December 3, 2010.
The website introduces the following athletes and games.
- Deaf kick boxer OTSUKA Masato
- Deaf Footsal games
- Deaf woman soccer striker HAMADA Rie
- Deaf soccer player KINEBUCHI Yoshihiko, etc.