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Biwako rowing center

Course dedicated to boat/canoe sports representing the Kansai area. Many local competitors and university students use the course for training. It is one of the bases of lake sports in the Prefecture.

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:Shiga prefecture
  • Division:Sports Division
  • Phone number:077-528-3366
  • Email:

Available Languages for Inquiry

Call inqury

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 520-2142
address 6-1 Tamanoura Otsu city, Shiga
Altitude(m) 86
Facility information website
Maximum Capacity for Cars 10
Parking for Buses not available


Nearest Airport Kansai International Airport
Time by Car from Nearest Airport 94minutes
Nearest Station Ishiyama station
Major Transportation Mode from Nearest Station on foot
Time from Nearest Station 20minutes

Nearby medical facilities

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

Shiga Prefectural Biwako rowing center

facilities information

Year of Completion 1971

Boat course

Site area(m²) Water depth(m) Boat storage JARA certification
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Experience in Major Sporting Events in the last 10 Years

Name of competition Category of competition Year competition Disciplines
  Other National Competition 2006
  Other National Competition 2009
  National Sports Festival 2015

Experience in Training Camps in the last 10 years

Country competition Disciplines year Name of team
Denmark  2005 Denmark

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