Volunteers

The volunteers are the driving force of the Olympic Games, working tirelessly to make them a success, showing incredible dedication and warmth.

In this film, we hear the stories of Japanese volunteers Hiro Takeushui and Atsuko Limura, who helped at both the Olympic Games Tokyo 1964 and Tokyo 2020. They demonstrate how the experience of volunteering can change lives. 

We also learn how the volunteering culture in Japan has evolved over the years.

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