The Deaf participants play softball as a part of the friendship event.
May 9, 2011
The Nagoya City Society of the Deaf held the 32nd friendship softball event in the Sportsland at Moriyama Ward in Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture on May 7.
The Deaf participants from graders through the sixties and their families, Nihon Fukushi University (Japan Welfare University) students and friends participated. They were divided into three teams and enjoyed the exciting game.
On the pleasant day like an early summer, all the participants enjoyed playing, and cheered one another in sign language.
Society chairman Yasuhiro Nishikawa (54) said with a smile, "All the Deaf and hearing participants had a good time together."