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Shinagawa Culture Club Co., Ltd. American football team Shinagawa CC Bruzais begins regular use of YOKOHAMA COUNTRY & ATHLETIC CLUB’s ground.

[Shinagawa Culture Club Co., Ltd.] American football team Shinagawa CC Bruzais joins YOKOHAMA COUNTRY & ATHLETIC
Started regular use of CLUB ground
*Shinagawa Culture Club Co., Ltd.*
Press release: July 10, 2024
American football team Shinagawa CC Bruzais begins regular use of the grounds of YOKOHAMA COUNTRY & ATHLETIC CLUB
*Aiming to be promoted to X1Super and promoting local contribution and international exchange*
* Shinagawa CC, a member of the Japanese Adult American Football X1Area League Bruzaiz (Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo; hereinafter referred to as Bruzaiz) is the oldest sports club in Japan, founded in 1868, YOKOHAMA COUNTRY & ATHLETIC
We have reached an agreement with CLUB (Yokohama City, Kanagawa Prefecture: YC&AC) regarding the regular use of the grounds. Through this, Bruzaize aims to be promoted to X1Super, and will contribute to YC&AC’s membership, which is made up of over 40 nationalities, and promote international exchange.
Bruzaiz, which was founded in 1993, has been practicing at the public facility ground at the Konan exit of JR Shinagawa Station since the early 2000s. However, due to the outbreak of the coronavirus in 2020, it has become difficult to use the ground regularly, and we are currently using public and private grounds in various locations.

Under such circumstances, exchanges between the two sides rapidly developed after Bruzaiz used the YC&AC ground last year. By leveraging the know-how that Brusaize has accumulated over many years, we are able to contribute to YC&AC’s regional revitalization and
international exchange activities by holding flag football classes, practice observation events, etc. for the families of YC&AC members. I did.

A scene from the flag football class held last fall
Both parties have now agreed that after the renovation of YC&AC’s ground in July 2024, Brusaize will regularly use the ground, meeting rooms, and other facilities.
[Comment from YC&AC Chairman Satoshi Sasama]
“We hope that by regularly using our club, Shinagawa Bruzais will improve the practice environment and strengthen the team.
We will support you as you climb your way to the top. We are very happy to be able to work with Bruzais, which has roots in the local community, and we look forward to the opportunity to not only provide practice venues, but also interact with them through various events and help spread the word football. ”

[Comment from Shinagawa CC Bruzaiz GM Naoto Kishihara]
“I am pleased that the practice environment will be greatly improved by being able to regularly use the facilities of YC&AC, the oldest sports club in Japan.This will accelerate the realization of our goal of promotion to X1Super.
In addition, we regularly hold flag football events at YC&AC and contribute to regional revitalization and international exchange through interaction with members.
[About Shinagawa CC Bruzaize]
Founded in 1993. In 1997, we introduced a multiple owner system based on the citizen shareholder (owner) system of the NFL’s Green Bay Packers. In 2022, we will join the Shinagawa Culture Club and operate as a regional comprehensive sports club with the slogan “Hero of Greater Shinagawa”, aiming to be promoted to X1Super.
[About YC&AC (Yokohama Country and Athletic Club)]
In 1868 (first year of the Meiji era), the Yokohama Cricket Club was founded by Scottish trader J.P. Morrison. 1884Baseball
Yokohama Cricket & Athletic Club, Yokohama Rugby Club, Athletic Club. (YC&AC)”, and the YC&AC name is celebrating its 140th anniversary this year. It contributed to the spread of baseball, rugby, and other sports in Japan, and in 1988 (Meiji 21) held Japan’s oldest soccer match against KR&AC (Kobe Regatta & Athletic Club). At the time of corporate registration in 1912, the current “Yokohama
Country & Athletic
The name was changed to “Club”. Additionally, in 1934 (Showa 9), the first official American football game in Japan was played between YC&AC’s American residents in Japan and the Tokyo Student Federation selection team. It is also recognized as a member of the Club of Pioneers, which is the oldest soccer club in the world. YC&AC has an area of ​​over 2.3 hectares and approximately 650 members from over 40 countries. We operate as a public interest incorporated association.

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