Date: August 22 (Fri.), 23 (Sat.), 24(Sun)
August 22(Fri): 9:00 am open – 9:00 pm end
August 24(Sun): 9:00 am open – 6:00 pm end (including the time for setting up and clearing the stage by all the participants)
August 23 (Sat): 9:00 am open – 2:00 pm end (after that each participant moves to the hall for the guest stage)
Place: Izumi Gymnasium in Sendai City (located inside the Izumi arena,
Izumi-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken) It takes about 25 minutes on foot, 5 minutes
by taxi, 7 minutes by bus from Izumi-chuo station (which is municipal subway
Guest Stage: August 23 (Sat) 6:00 pm - open, 6:30 pm start@
Guests: VovaOlga Galchenko, Ryo Yabe, Hardpuncher Shinnosuke
Place: Seinen Bunka Center Koryu Hall (Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken): It takes about a minute from Asahigaoka municipal subway station.
*The guest stage is held separately from JJF 2003 itself. You need to pay for the guest stage too. For more detailed information, click gGUEST STAGE.h(Japanese Only)
* For more detailed information about the place, please look at gthe place for guest stage.h
*The cost depends on your age, JJF membership, and the number of days
you participate in JJF.
| JJA members
||Not JJA members
|All days participants
||One day participants
||All days participants
||One day participants
| Prior application
Application on the day
|7,000 yen||3,500 yen||11,000 yen||5,500 yen|
Helpers, nurses, or infants
*Prior application: When you apply for the festival before on August 11, 2003, you can join the festival cheaper than applying on the date or later. If you apply on the day or later, the cost becomes more expensive (as you can see above) and some forms will be handed on the festival day. We recommend you to apply as soon as possible.
*Participants under 18 years old are supposed to show their students ID cards or some other identification cards for application or on the festival day.
*Helpers, infants: If festival participants need helpers, they can bring one helper with them for free. (But if the helper also participates in the festival, he or she needs to pay, too.) Infants and kids under 0-5 years old can enter as long as their parents or guardians are festival participants.
*The cost above does not include your cost for meals, accommodation, and transportation.
*Visitors: Some of the seats in the gymnasium will be open to anyone for free. However, you are supposed to pay the entrance fee if you would like to enter the floor even though you would not perform or juggle.
If you need more information about JJF 2003, contact the following:
| 2. Fax:
020-268-4042 gLetter case no.24 JJF 2003 administration officeh
| 3. Post:
gLetter case no.24 JJF 2003 administration officeh
*You can get our reply most promptly by email. It would take about ten days to reply by post.
*JJF 2003 is managed by volunteers who have regular occupations. We are
sorry but we cannot answer your questions on the phone.
Your application is completed after JJF committee made sure you have paid your fee. First, please pay the fee, and then, send us the application.
*Be sure to read gJJF Participation Ruleh before you apply.
Prior application: by August 11(Mon), 2003 (Your paying is supposed to be completed by the date.)
| 1. Postal Transfer
| 2. Bank Payment
Tokyo Mitsubishi Ginko Chofu Shiten
* In paying your fee, please be sure to write your own name. If you use
someone elsefs name, you might fail the registration. Also, if you transfer
your fee by post, please write your name, address, and phone number.
* We advise you to use postal transfer, because it would be cheaper and it prevents mistakes in office work. In a large post office, you can use machines for paying your money, and you can use at night and on holidays.
* The commission fee is charged. Please keep the slip with you since it shows that you paid
How to apply
| 1. online application
|not available now
|022-268-4042 gLetter case no.24 JJF 2003 administration
4. Post (Form)
|gLetter case no.24 JJF 2003 administration officeh
Sendai-shi shimin katsudo support center2-8-15
* Please write the following information. If you apply in groups, write your names, your memberships, the event you participate, and the date you participate for each of your member.
*Your personal information is used for management of JJF. Other than this purpose, your information will not be used. We respect your privacy and we treat your information with the greatest care.
*If you are under 18 years old, you need to show us your student ID cards or other identification to prove you are under 18 years old. Please send or fax us the copy of your identification.
Sending of your participation forms and entry forms
If you apply by July 31, 2003, we will send your participation forms and entry forms at the beginning of August. Please keep your entry forms, and bring them to the festival to prove your entry. In case you donft receive your entry forms by August 15 even though you applied before July 31, please contact JJF committee.
If you apply in August, we will send your participation forms and entry forms in order of your application. Please contact JJF committee if you donft receive them one week before JJF Festival. If you apply after August 11, prior application date, we will hand them to you on the festival date to prevent any mistakes. Please apply as soon as possible
CANCEL AND REFUND
If you would like to cancel your application, please fax or email to JJF committee.
| the period for the refund
10 or more days before August 22
|all the money you paid
1 day ~10 days before August 22
|80% of the money you paid
On the day of the festival date
|50 % of the money you paid
**We cannot refund the cost of guest stage.
APPPLICATION FOR THE EVENTS
You need prior application for some of our events. You can also apply for most of them during the festival, but you have to apply for the championship beforehand. For more details, please read gCHMPIONSHIP RULES.
Please avoid asking Sendai-shi Izumi Gymnasium and Sendai-shi Seinen Bunka center directly about JJF 2003, since they donft have any information about the festival. If you have any questions, please ask JJF 2003 committee
Sendai-shi Izumi Gymnasium
Address: Shinkatsurajimamae 60, Nomura-aza, Izumi-ku, Sendai-shi
The period of our use: August 22(Fri) ~ 24(Sun), 9 am- 9 pm
Area of the gymnasium: about 42 m ~ 36.7m
2 basketball courts, 2 volleyball courts, 2 tennis courts
8 badminton courts, 24 ping-pong tables
The access: from JR Sendai station to Izumi-chuo subway station (about
From Izumi-chuo station:
by bus (about 7 minutes)c get off at a stop gIzumi sogo undojyo
by taxi (about 5 minutes)
on foot(about 25 minutes)
by car(about 10 minutes from Izumi sendai interchange, Tohoku Highway
Sendai-shi Seinen Bunka Center Koryu Hall
(the place for guest stage and championship)
Address: 3-27-5 Asahigaoka, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi
Telephone number: 022-276-2110
Capacity: 300 people
Access: About 1 minute walk from Asahigaoka municipal subway station
Link :(you can also check the map): http://www.bunka.city.sendaijp/annai_seinen.html
Matters to be attended to
Closure of the Gymnasium on the afternoon of August 23
We are very sorry but we are supposed to close Izumi Gymnasium at 2 pm on August 23 and move to the hall of Seinen Bunka Center, which is the place for championship. Please be careful not to go to Izumi Gymnasium after 2 pm on August 23.
There are no restaurants inside and around the Gymnasium area. There is a convenience store in front of the Gymnasium. However, you can find many food shops around Izumi Chuo station. During JJF, we are thinking of ordering lunch but it is not officially determined. Please eat out or bring your own foods during JJF festival. Eating inside the arena is prohibited. If you would like to eat something, please go to the seats at the second floor.
We donft mediate between accommodations, but we can introduce them nearby for you. Please reserve rooms yourself.
Requests to protect the arena
We give the greatest care to protection of the arena, especially the floor. Please cover your juggling clubs and bolts of devil stick to protect the floor. Please perform cigar box or shaker cups on the place covered with sheets.
We prohibit fire juggling and hitting any building, ceiling, and floor inside the compound of Izumi Gymnasium and Seinen Bunka Center. In the whole gymnasium and Seinen Bunka center, donft use knives, bowling balls, and unicycles, which might hurt or dirty the floor.