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What is Marine Day – Umi no hi 海の日- (also known as Sea Day)?
Marine day is usually celebrated on the third Monday in July.
The holiday is for the island nation of Japan to show appreciation for the oceans.
In 2021, the date of Marine day will be moved to Thursday July 22 as special accommodation to support the opening of the Tokyo Olympics.
What is Sports Day – Sports no hi スポーツの日?
Sports Day is usually celebrated on the second Monday in October.
The holiday is for promoting sports and an active lifestyle to ensure a healthy mind and body. Sports Day was first held on the 10th of October 1966 to commemorate the opening of Tokyo Olympics.
In 2021, the date of Sports Day is changed to Friday July 23 to coincide with the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics.