Major Fitness Events in Japan

Fitness industry is growing in Japan and many events are being held every month. Here are some major events scheduled in 2019.


 

JBBF All Japan Physique Championship

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What?: JBBF is the head organization of body building industry in Japan and this is their all Japan Physique event. Both male and female events are held.

Date: Saturday August 31 - Sunday September 1, 2019

Opening time: 10.00am

Location: It is very close to the Shin-Osaka Shinkansen station. See below map “P” Icon

Hotel info: This event is held in Hotel Meilparque Osaka and you can stay there. Also Red star icon; Courtyard by Marriott Shin-Osaka Station is a good option to stay as they have a fitness room and hotel guests can use it for free. Purple icons do not have a fitness room but close to the Meilparque hall where the JBBF event is held.

Event info (only in Japanese): Click here

Contact for attendance or participation: +81 3 5820 4321 or info@jbbf.jp

JBBF website: Click here


JBBF Men’s Bodybuilding championship

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What?: This is the biggest men’s bodybuilding event in Japan to decide the overall champion.

Date: Monday October 14 (public holiday in Japan), 2019

Opening time: 10.00am

Location: 10 minutes walk from the JR Hamamatsucho station. See the below map “P” Icon

Hotel info: This event is held in Hotel Meilparque Tokyo and you can stay there. Red star icon hotels; The Prince Park Tower Tokyo and Hotel The Celestine Tokyo Shiba are also good options as they have a fitness room and hotel guests can use it for free. Purple icons do not have a fitness room but close the Meilparque hall Tokyo where the JBBF event is held. Black icon is the Gold’s Gym Hamamatsucho if you want a full workout.

Contact for attendance or participation: +81 3 5820 4321 or info@jbbf.jp

JBBF website: Click here


NPCJ Japan Pro

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What?: NPCJ is a rival organization to JBBF. This is their pro event.

Date: Sunday November 17, 2019

Opening time: 10.00am

Location: 15 minutes walk from the JR Shibuya station. See the below map “P” Icon

Hotel info: Purple icons are close the Belle Salle Shibuya Garden where the NPCJ event is held.

NPCJ Website: Click here


Best Body Japan Championship 2019

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What?: Best Body Japan is a physique Fashion event. This is their National Physique championship event for both Men and Women.

Date: Sunday November 17, 2019

Opening time: 10.00am

Location: 5 minutes walk from the JR Shinagawa station. See the below map “P” Icon

Hotel info: This event is held in Grand Prince Hotel New Takanawa and you can stay there. Red icon Prince Sakura Tower Tokyo is also a good option. It is un upmarket hotel but it has a good fitness gym and hotel guests can use it for free. Purple and Green icons are hotels close to the event location.

Best Body Japan website: Click here


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