About Utsunomiya Opener
The first stage of the FIBA 3x3 World Tour 2023 is held in Utsunomiya, Japan, on April 29.30, 2023.
This is the fifth time that Utsunomiya hosts a 3x3 World Tour Masters and the second time 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.