A sign language interpretation and
a monitor of subtitles were prepared
in front of the sumo ring.
October 5, 2016 05:30
Various tries were performed in order for foreigners and persons with disabilities to enjoy a sumo wrestling event in Tokyo.
Juryo sumo wrestlers stood welcoming visitors at the entrance, and attendants all dressed in kimono.
When explained to a Deaf person, sign language and monitoring of subtitles were provided. A braille brochure was prepared for a person with visual impairment. An English broadcast in the hall was also put into effect for a foreigner.
Nihon Sumo Kyokai (Japanese Sumo Wrestling Association) showed an interest in helding a sumo wrestling event next year.