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International Sports: Botaoshi

International Sports: Botaoshi

Zachary Araki, Assistant Editor

March 12, 2019

Filed under Sports

At some Japanese schools, what may appear chaotic could be botaoshi, a game about knocking down poles, highlighting team coordination. “That game involved almost all aspects of athletic ability," said Dr. Sanichiro Yoshida, professor of physics. "Speed, strength and coordination is very important....