National Athletic Meet organizing committee develops the sign language version of a theme song

The pamphlet introduces the motion of the sign language expressed consistent with the words of the National Athletic Meet theme song titled "For Tomorrow."
(photo: http://www.agara.co.jp/)

April 19, 2013

The 70th National Athletic Meet and the 15th National Sports Meet for Persons with Disabilities will be held respectively in Wakayama Prefecture in the autumn of 2015.

The organizing committee made the sign language version of the theme song "For Tomorrow" in order to deepen an understanding of a person with disability.

They introduced how to sign the theme song through YouTube and a pamphlet, etc. by cooperation of sign language circles.

The sign language circles within the prefecture are tackling practice of the signed song. They intend to introduce the signed song at the related sports events as well as distribute the pamphlet, etc.


Japanese source:
http://www.agara.co.jp/modules/dailynews/article.php?storyid=251113

YouTube: "For Tomorrow" song signed
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxFReIpcojA

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