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Yamagata City General Sports Center

The largest sports complex facility in Yamagata Prefecture.
It has not only the first gymnasium, the second gymnasium, a martial arts hall, indoor and outdoor swimming pools but also a training room and accommodations for training camps.
A baseball ground will be completed in 2017.

Offered Sports

The facility marked by the blue icon is introduced in “TOKYO 2020 PRE-GAMES TRAINING CAMPS ONLINE GUIDE”.

The sport facility marked by the green icon is certified by IF (International Federations).

Consultation Service for Training Camp

  • Name of Organization:Yamagata City Board of Education
  • Division:Sports Health Division
  • Phone number:023-641-1212
  • Email:

Available Languages for Inquiry

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Mail or email inquiry

Local Cooperation

Availability of setting up a practice game: negotiable
Availability of transportation by local community: possible

Local Information

Local information website

Area Information

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zip 990-0075
address 1 Ochiai-machi yamagata, yamagata prefecture
Altitude(m) 113.9
Facility information website
Maximum Capacity for Cars 900
Parking for Buses not available


Nearest Airport Yamagata Airport
Time by Car from Nearest Airport 30minutes
Nearest Station Uzenchitose station
Major Transportation Mode from Nearest Station on foot
Time from Nearest Station 10minutes

Nearby medical facilities

Emergency Hospital (Within 30 min)
Foreign Language Supported
Departments and Units
24Hour Walk-in Clinic
Foreign Language Supported
Departments and Units

General Sports Center

facilities information

Year of Completion 1989

Ball game ground

Building Area(m²) Floodlights Natural grass

Indoor swimming pool

Water Area(m²) Pool length Number of lanes Pool depth max FINA certification JASF certification
375 25m  7 1.3

Outdoor swimming pool

Water Area(m²) Pool length Number of lanes Pool depth max FINA certification JASF certification
1250 50m  9 2.2


Total floor area(m²) Clear height(m)
13625 21

Judo hall

Floor area(m²) Clear height(m)
493 4.5

Tennis Court

Floor area(m²) Number of courts Type of court Indoor/Outdoor
- 16 Artificial grass Outdoor  

Archery hall

Field area(m²) Lene length(m) Number of lanes Storage Indoor/Outdoor Type of ground
- 90 6 Outdoor  grass

Experience in Major Sporting Events in the last 10 Years

Name of competition Category of competition Year competition Disciplines
  Other National Competition 2014-2015 basketball
  Other National Competition 2015 valleyball
  Other National Competition 2013 badminton
  Other National Competition 2013 rythmic_gymnastics
  Other National Competition 2013 tennis

Experience in Training Camps in the last 10 years

Country competition Disciplines year Name of team
Japan  rythmic_gymnastics 2008/2009 Fairy Japan POLA
Greece  rythmic_gymnastics 2009 Greece

Adjunct Facilities,Disabled Access

Adjunct Facilities Disabled Access
Shower Room Wheelchair ramp at entrance
Locker Room Braille block
Multi-Functional Toilet Braille display
First Aid Room Barrier-free washroom
Ice Bath Ostomate-friendly toilets
Massage Room Elevator for disabled
Meeting/Briefing Room Lifting machine for stairs
Free Wifi Shower Room (barrier-free)
Café and Restaurant on Site Locker Room (barrier-free)
Strength and Conditionin room Parking for disabled