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多文化交流体験フェス 報告

2018.04.17 (Tue)

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多文化フェス2The Yurihama International Friendship Association (YIFA) hosted its Multi-Cultural Exchange Festival last month. Participants had the opportunity to take part in a Vietnamese cooking class, enjoy Jamaican music and dancing as well as English children’s books and conversation games in the English corner, try Hungarian sweets, Cuban coffee, Chinese teas, etc., as well as enjoy Japanese traditional performing arts, matcha green tea, and more.

Thank you to everyone who came out and we hope to see you at the next YIFA event!

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2018GG国際大会 Deadline Approaching Fast!

2018.03.13 (Tue)

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Just a reminder that the deadline to register for the 2018 Yurihama International Ground Golf Open is approaching fast! If you have not already signed up, be sure to send in your application to the International GG Open Executive Committee (see contact information below) by Friday, March 30, 2018.

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International GG Open Executive Committee
〒682-0723 Tottori-ken, Tohaku-gun, Yurihama-chō, Hisadome 19-1
E-mail: groundgolf@yurihama.jp                  TEL: 0858-35-5368

 

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げんき梅

2017.02.22 (Wed)

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  Yurihama’s Genki Ume (peppy plum) brand uses locally grown Japanese plums (ume) in a variety of %e3%81%92%e3%82%93%e3%81%8d%e6%a2%85%ef%bc%92delicious and unique local creations sold at several locations throughout the town. The brand was devised to bring out the vitality of the region, guided by the idea that the spirit and energy of the community is intrinsically linked to the spirit and energy of its citizens.

The original products sold under the Genki Ume brand are made with Nokyō Bungo Japanese plums, which is a large type of plum grown in the area. These large Japanese plums not only make a sweet and tasty treat, but are also said to help in relieving fatigue and increasing energy and vitality

%e3%81%92%e3%82%93%e3%81%8d%e6%a2%85%ef%bc%91   You can choose from everything from desserts, ice-cream, and pound cakes to syrups, vinegar, and jams! The sweet tartness of the plums makes a surprisingly satisfying and delicious contrast when matched with the other ingredients of these local creations.

 

See more at (Japanese only): http://genkiwalking.net/genkiume/genki-yuririn

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Happy New Year!!★ 明けましておめでとうございます!

2017.01.01 (Sun)

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湯梨浜町民ミュージカル・Yurihama Musical

2016.11.21 (Mon)

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The Yurihama Musical is welcoming its 10th year of celebrating the area’s legends and traditions through the productions put on by talented local performers and supporting staff. Congratulations to everyone who has dedicated their time and energy to this project.

This year’s musical, directed by Mr. Takayasu Onoue of the Gekisou Seisha OHKUS company, tells the story of 3 girls who visit Yurihama’s Shitori Shrine and find themselves pulled into the adventure of a lifetime- pulling together historical sites and artifacts with mythological figures and stories for an intriguing and riveting production.

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Date         Sunday, December 11, 2016

Times       Matinee 1:00pm          Evening performance 5:00pm

Venue     Hawai Aloha Hall
(584 Hawai-Nagase, Yurihama, Tohaku, Tottori Prefecture 〒682-0722)

Tickets     Adults: 1,000 yen (1,300 yen at the door)

High school students & below: 500 yen

Tickets are available for sale at the Yurihama Town Office Planning Division (2F), Hawai Aloha Hall, Kurayoshi Mirai Chushin event hall, and the Tottori Prefecture Citizens Culture Hall.

 

日時        平成28年12月11日(日) 昼の部 開演13:00 夜の部 開演17:00

会場        ハワイアロハホール (鳥取県東伯郡湯梨浜町はわい長瀬584)

チケット 大人/1000円(当日1300円)               小人/500円(高校生以下)

チケット販売所:湯梨浜町役場各庁舎、ハワイアロハホール、倉吉未来中心、とりぎん文化

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Come and enjoy a production full of fantasy, adventure, and excitement!

 

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2016湯梨浜町GG国際交流大会 報告

2016.11.04 (Fri)

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A special welcome reception and social mixer was held for the GG open participants on 1 October 2016 (Saturday), at the Suimeiso Hotel in Yurihama, following a productive meeting of representatives regarding the further internationalization and promotion of the sport.

The ground golf open kicked off the next day with an opening ceremony, with remarks from the event chairman and mayor of Yurihama, Mr. Masamichi Miyawaki, honorary event chairman and governor of Tottori Prefecture, Mr. Shinji Hirai, and head of thggpic1e Japan Ground Golf Association, Mr. Kazuo Sonoyama.

Blessed with perfect weather, players were able to enjoy a full day of ground golf. Many participants commented on how it was a fantastic game for building relationships and enjoying the outdoors with friends.

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2016湯梨浜町GG国際交流大会 募集

2016.08.05 (Fri)

2016 International GG Open 2016 International GG Open Info

Schedule:
9:00am – 9:30am  Registration and Ground Golf Lessons & Practice
10:00am – 10:40am  Opening Ceremony
11:30am – 3:30pm  Gameplay
4:00pm – 4:30pm  Awards & Closing Ceremony

Deadline to Enter:           Friday, August 26th. 2016

Shuttle Service:
Free shuttle bus service available. Pickup/Drop-off locations include: Tottori Station, Central Tottori General Office (in front of TPIEF’s Kurayoshi office), or Yonago Station.

Entry Fee:
1,000円 per person (includes bento lunchbox and special perks!)

Gameplay:

  1. Players will complete 2 rounds of 8 holes.
  2. Gameplay will be individual. Those assigned to Group A will use the inside and multi-purpose area courses, while those assigned to Group B will use the outside and cape courses during gameplay. The final ranking will be determined for each group based on the player’s total number of strokes.

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  1. Players will complete 2 rounds of 8 holes.
  2. Players will be split into 2 groups (Group A and Group B) for gameplay and ranking.
  3. Clubs and balls used must be equipment approved by the Japan Ground Golf Association.    ※Gear and markers will be available for use at no charge.
  4. Gameplay will follow the rules established by the Japan Ground Golf Association.
  5. Subject to change in the event of bad weather.
  6. All participants will receive GG memorabilia and a certificate of participation.

 

Please direct any inquiries and submit applications to:
International GG Open Executive Committee
〒682-0723 Tottori-ken, Tōhaku-gun, Yurihama-chō, Hisadome 19-1
E-mail: groundgolf@yurihama.jp
TEL: 0858-35-5368   FAX: 0858-35-5387

Access
・ Tokyo (Haneda Airport) ⇒ Tottori Conan Airport (Approx. 1 hr 20 min) ⇒ Train/Bus (Approx. 1 hr)
・ Tokyo (Haneda Airport) ⇒ Yonago Kitarō Airport (Approx. 1 hr 25 min)⇒ Train/Bus (Approx. 1 hr)
・ Kansai International Airport ⇒ Kobe/Kansai Int’l Airport Bay Shuttle ⇒ Kobe Airport
⇒Yonago Kitarō Airport (Approx. 1 hr 30 min) ⇒ Train/Bus (Approx. 1 hr)
・ Kansai International Airport ⇒ Train/Bus (Approx. 5 hrs)