[Nestle Japan Co., Ltd.]
A public bath is an oasis among runners! ? Supporting the care of the runner’s body with public baths and coffee “Public bath × coffee running station” May be used in eight public baths in Tokyo from May 2019

Nestle Japan Ltd. Public bath becomes oasis among runners! ? Supporting the care of the runner’s body with public baths and coffee “Public bath × coffee running station” May be used in eight public baths in Tokyo from May 2019 ………………………………………………………………………………………… Tokyo Public Bathing Industry Health Sanitation Industry Association (Location: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; Executive Director Kazuyuki Kondo; hereinafter “Samukai Association”) Nestle Japan Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Kobe City, Hyogo Prefecture, President and CEO: Kozo Takaoka, President and CEO) The following “Nestle”) will set up a “sento x coffee running station” to support the care of the running enthusiasts’ bodies with a public bath and coffee, as well as the supervision of Megumi Oshima of the Sydney Athens Olympics long distance ex-Japan representative. And, we propose a recommended course that can be run happily in Tokyo.
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Public bath × coffee running station (Taito-ku, Tokyo Shimoyanagisen) In recent years, while the number of public baths has decreased due to the decrease in the number of bathers accompanying the spread of private baths, the demand for running stations used by running lovers to deposit luggage and take showers is increasing. The public bath association and Nestlé have collaborated, and at the “sento x coffee running station” set up at eight locations in Tokyo, luggage can be deposited, changing clothes possible, bathing in a large water bath after running, healing fatigue, body with massage equipment You can also take care of Users are also invited to have a cup of coffee before running and after bathing. Caffeine contained in coffee has the effect of enhancing basic metabolism and promoting fat burning, and in particular, attention is paid to the combined effect with exercise, and appropriate caffeine intake helps to improve endurance exercise performance and reduce fatigue. It is also known. In addition, coffee is rich in polyphenols, and there are research results that it reduces stains caused by ultraviolet light and is related to the suppression of stains. In addition, coffee has the same hydration effect as water, so it is a good drink for running. In addition, Megumi Oshima, a former long-time representative of the Sydney Athens Olympics, actually ran around each sento and created a running course with the sento as the start and goal. Each running course is not only easy to run with less traffic, but also a route where you can enjoy the scenery and the cityscape of the land such as rivers and parks, and a course recommended to those who use “Sento X coffee running station” Suggest as.
■ “Sento x coffee running station” outline Name: Wakamatsuyu Location: 2-19-11 Chuo Honcho, Adachi-ku, Tokyo Opening hours: 15: 00-24: 00 Bathing fee: 460 yen Running course features: A course for beginners about 3 km that passes through the city instead of the main road Name: Izumi Tsutsumi Location: 4-5-4 Senboku, Taito-ku, Tokyo Opening hours: 13: 00-23: 00 Bathing fee: 460 yen Running course features: About 5km course for middle class passing along Sumida Park and Sumida River Name: Kotoyu Location: 5-8 Higashi Ueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo Opening hours: 11:00 to 25:30 Bathing fee: 460 yen Running course features: About 5km course for middle class people who can enjoy the taste of downtown area crossing Abashiri and Azumabashi Name: Ume no Yu Location: 3-13-2, Takamatsucho, Tachikawa City, Tokyo Opening hours: 15: 00-24: 00 Bathing fee: 460 yen Running course features: About 5.5km course for middle class who can easily run on the whole road Name: Dai-ichi Kimio Location: 1-19-6 Wakagi, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo Opening hours: 16: 00-24: 00 Bathing fee: 460 yen Running course features: About 5km course for middle class around the Johoku Chuo Park perimeter in the middle stage Name: Matsunoyu Location: 6-23-15 Togoshi, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo Opening hours: 15: 00-25: 00 Bathing fee: 460 yen Running course features: About 4.5km course for middle class passing by several parks Name: Hakusan Yu Location: 1-6-15 Edagawa, Koto-ku, Tokyo Opening hours: 15: 00-24: 00 Bathing fee: 460 yen Running course features: There are many bridges, and the course for about 7km of advanced people who will not get tired of running Name: Hot spring water Location: 2-13-13 Negishi, Taito-ku, Tokyo Opening hours: 6:00 to 9:00 11:00 to 25:00 Bathing fee: 460 yen Running course features: An approximately 7.5km course for seniors traveling around Ueno Park and the University of Tokyo ※ Holiday varies according to each public bath. ※ Coffee price does not include the price of coffee. The fee for use, including the cost of coffee provided, varies depending on each public bath.
◆ How to use ・ If you pay the usage fee (※) at each public bath, it can be used as a public bath × coffee running station. ・ You can change to running clothes in the changing room. ・ We offer one cup of coffee before running at cafe counter established in each public bath. ・ One more cup of coffee will be provided after running and bathing in a public bath. ※ “Charge fee” including the price of coffee to offer varies according to each public bath.
◆ Running course map example Umenoyu Recommended Course
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Taito-ku Tsutsumiyansen Recommended course
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Daiichikinjo hot water recommended course
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■ About this activity, running adviser Megumi Oshima’s comment In fact, when I ran through Tokyo, I was able to discover a lot of fun, such as interactions with people in the streets and areas that I did not usually notice. I hope everyone will enjoy a better running life by acquiring not only technical forms but also the correct knowledge of body care, hydration and nutrition intake. I have actively adopted coffee and bathing as the best way to relax, from working to today. Reference materials
■ Sydney ・ Athens Olympic long distance former Japan representative Megumi Oshima Active in the Sydney Olympics 5000m representative, the Athens Olympics 10000m representative, the Helsinki World Athletics Marathon representative, and also the corporate team Ekiden. After retiring, he served as guest runner in numerous citizen marathons and has been popular as a leader in running events and kids sports. He is one of the pioneers of the current running boom and is also known as a mommy runner.
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■ Results of research on “Coffee and exercise” and “Control of polyphenol and stain” Caffeine, which is contained in coffee, has the effect of promoting basic metabolism and promoting fat burning (* 1), and in particular the combined effect with exercise has been attracting attention. Moderate caffeine intake is also known to help improve endurance exercise performance and reduce fatigue during exercise, and in Europe, health claims (* 2) have been recognized along with improvement in concentration (※ 3.4). . Research that moderate caffeine drinking is effective in improving sports performance has been reported in football, rugby, volleyball, golf, bicycling, mid-range running, etc. (* 5) In the included studies, it is reported that taking a cup of dark coffee improves the records of 1500m runs on average by 4 seconds (* 6). Coffee is rich not only in caffeine but also in polyphenols that have a strong ability to fight active oxygen, and it is known that about half of the polyphenols consumed daily by Japanese people are derived from coffee (* 7). Also, a report that coffee polyphenols are related to the suppression of stains caused by ultraviolet light has become a topic (* 8). It is also proven that coffee has the same hydration effect as water (* 9). Coffee is a very good drink for running. (* 1) Acheson KJ et al. 1980. (* 2) Health claim: Suggestive contribution to health by the ingredients, improvement of function, or specific effect related to improvement or maintenance of health or Suggested indication (* 3) EFSA J 2011: 2053. (* 4) EFSA J 2011: 2054. (* 5) Spriet LL. 2014. (* 6) Wiles JD et al. 1992. (* 7) Fukushima Y et al. 2014. (* 8) Fukushima Y et al. 2015. (* 9) Killer SC et al. 2014.
■ “Massage equipment” At “Sento x Coffee Running Station”, you can use “Dr. Air 3D Massage Roll”, which is also used by many athletes and is ideal for relaxing muscles and recovering fatigue with up to approximately 10,000 vibrations in 3 minutes.
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Doctor air 3D massage roll


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