National Geographic – Inside: Sumo Kids

An exclusive look inside the world of childrens Sumo wrestling.The Wanpaku Sumo championships attracts 55,000 teenage hopefuls. Its part of a hard road for children trained and prepared from an early age with hopes of breaking into the world of adult professional rikishi sumo. The boys, their parents and their coaches will all be hoping that an exceptional performance will catch the eye of one of the scouts who will be looking for new talent for their stables.

Duration : 46 min 38 sec

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