Utsunomiya Opener: About
About Utsunomiya Masters
The first stage of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour 2022 is held in Utsunomiya, Japan, on May 14-15, 2022.
This is the fourth time that Utsunomiya hosts a 3x3 World Tour Masters but first time in history that FIBA has an opener to the World Tour.
The Utsunomiya Masters will be staged at the Futaarayama Jinja shrine.
The shrine was founded about 1,600 years ago and it is dedicated to the spirit of Toyokirihikonomikoto, the founder of the city. The Utsunomiya Futaarayama Shrine is one of the centers of the daily life in the city, where people go to pray.