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  • What do we have here Sarah?

  • My favorite color. Your favorite color, huh?!

  • Oh, pretty! Oh my goodness!

  • Look how long it is!

  • Wow! Oh my stars!

  • Look at that!

  • It goes all the way down there and it starts way down here.

  • OK, let's go.

  • [Life in Japan Theme Song]

  • We've come to Kabokuen Park in Ome city to check out a big roller slide.

  • This thing is absolutely ginormous.

  • It goes all the way down there from all the way up here.

  • Do you see that sign? It's 211 meters!

  • 211 meters? OK.

  • Holy cow!

  • Alright, you guys ready?

  • Let's go!

  • You guys are faster than me!

  • Daddy are you ok?

  • Yeah! It's too slow, I don't have a sled.

  • Our family loves a good roller slide, and Japan is full of them.

  • Today we're on a mission to go try Japan's longest roller slide,

  • but before we go there we're stopping by to try this impressive slide along the way.

  • It's a ways up you have to go.

  • If you want to ride the ride, you have to pay the price.

  • I've got daddy's phone. Now I'm going to show you how it feels like being a kid.

  • Here comes Becca, she's been filming!

  • Alright Becca!

  • OK, this time I have a sled. We'll see if that helps, huh Becca?

  • It's so narrow! Is he going to do it?

  • Here goes nothing Becca... oh yeah, this is better already.

  • I do have to push myself along though.

  • Speed speed! More speed! No!

  • This is a work out.

  • I have to pull with one hand.

  • There's Ben and Izzy yeah!

  • Oh what happened, Daddy?

  • Daddy, do you need a little push?

  • Oh my goodness, it's so slow for me honey!

  • This is the funniest videoever.

  • OK It did not work.

  • Oh! I got out. Bye bye!

  • Now Daddy's not in the way.

  • There's Izzy! Hi Izzy!

  • So, was that fun? Was it a lot of work?

  • That was a lot of work and a great massage on the...body.

  • Long but never too fast, the roller slide at Kabokuen Park is perfect for kids of all sizes.

  • Our kids had a blast there! The adults did too!

  • Here's the last slide of the morning!

  • Here they come! The big finish!

  • Whoa!

  • Ok we're going to the biggest Azalea place in all of Tokyo, from what I understand

  • It's right on the way to Japan's biggest roller slide.

  • Going on up.

  • Look at the super old roof.

  • There's like grass growing on it and everything.

  • There's grass growing on the roof!

  • It's like Zelda.

  • I think we found the placelook at this!

  • Hey Joshua come, let's take a picture right here.

  • Yeah, that's a good place for a picture!

  • There is a lot of colors here, my goodness!

  • I will disappear.

  • Disappear into the azaleas? Ah!

  • Becca and Anna come... Oh, we're going to take a picture.

  • All close to Becca. All close to Becca.

  • One—I can't see JoshuaOne, Twosmile though

  • Hiking up the mountain.

  • A bee?! [screams]

  • That was a little excessive!

  • We're almost there. It's nice and cool over here.

  • It is, it's in the shade.

  • You can see Mt Fuji over there, guys.

  • This is the moment we've been waiting for: the downhill walk.

  • Today this is where we came.

  • Wow! Of course filming, huh, with Life in Japan having fun in the sun!

  • What are you going to do for crazy hair day dude? Nothing.

  • You're not? Nothing, he says "nothing."

  • I know what I'm going to do but I'm not going to tell you.

  • Oh, ok! I'm going to do a secret.

  • Do you... oh, are you tired Izzy?! Ok, let's get to the car.

  • We found the bell making all the noise.

  • Now it's time to find a bite to eat.

  • Get one. One for us and Uncle Ben will pick his.

  • What's it like guys, let's see! It's sweet, it's got sugar on it.

  • It's got sugar on it? And salt? It's sugar.

  • After a fun time seeing the Azaleas at Shiofune Kannon-ji,

  • we headed another hour up the Tama River way up into the mountains.

  • Here in the village of Tabayama is Japan's biggest roller slide, 247 meters in length!

  • Here we go!

  • So this place is serious.

  • They give you a sled and gloves that you have to use.

  • For braking

  • OK, we're going to go on up. Here we go!

  • Well Ben, this looks legit, man!

  • It's legit!

  • It's a good long walk up.

  • Did we make it to the top? Oh, no not yet.

  • Here comes momma-chan. Momma chan!

  • You go under this bridge and then go around. Whoa!

  • My goodness!

  • This is a castle here? We're going to take off from a castle?

  • We are up above Tabayama. What a beautiful place, huh?

  • What a beautiful place...for a big slide, huh?

  • Gorgeous day!

  • You ready? You holding on?

  • Hold on! Ok!

  • Is it pretty cool? Yeah?

  • Let's pull. We gotta pull through this part.

  • It's about to go fast. Are you ready? Yeah.

  • OK, here we go!

  • Here we go, here we go, here we go!

  • Oh, here's the end, are you ready?

  • Alright Dude! What did you think? Cool!

  • Was that so cool? I want to try it one more time.

  • Yeah, let's do it again.

  • Dude, that was awesome! That was so cool!

  • We've got one ride under our belt

  • Which means we're going to try it again and do a massive chain with all of us together.

  • They say that's the best way to do it for the best speeds, the most amount of fun,

  • Adrenaline up to 10!

  • Here come the troopers trooping up the hill.

  • Barely! You barely made it to the top? But you made it!

  • Yes! Gotta take a break before we go?

  • Ben's therehe's in front of us.

  • And behind us everybody's getting lined up...

  • This is going to be crazy.

  • Whoa, it's nice on those parts, huh?

  • Whoa!

  • Oh, they got disconnected!

  • They got disconnected, come on guys!

  • Here we go!

  • Here it comes, the big drop!

  • Well we tried to do a big slide with all of us together

  • But it didn't work, we all got separated.

  • Our 4th time up... Our 5th time

  • Your fifth time!

  • We're a little slower this time, I think this is going to be it.

  • No! No?!

  • We're going... we're getting there... let's keep going!

  • We got this... We got this is right!

  • We got this is right!

  • Ok Reutter familyalright, you ready to do this?

  • Yes! It's a good run, it's a good run, we're still moving!

  • I know, we haven't stopped yet!

  • This is the slow part...

  • Here we go, hold on. Joshua, hold on tight to Daddy.

  • Hold on to Daddy, here we go!

What do we have here Sarah?

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Riding Japan's Longest Roller Slide | Life in Japan Episode 106

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    Summer posted on 2021/05/07
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