On 22 June (Saturday), “Japan Walk in FUKUSHIMA 2019 Summer” was held at Azuma General Sports Park, with the aim to create momentum for the Olympics and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 and an inclusive society.

Approximately 500 people, including elementary school students and special school students in Fukushima City, participated in the event.

At the start-off ceremony, Governor Uchibori said, “The best play at the Olympics and Paralympic Games of the top athletes move our hearts. Today, please enjoy walking energetically with the Olympians and Paralympians!”