Integrated Report 2021(For the year ended December 31, 2020)

Yamaha Motor’s Sporting Activities Since its founding, Yamaha Motor has opened new pathways forward and flourished driven by its Spirit of Challenge. This spirit is embedded in our corporate culture and passed on from one generation to the next, rooted as an underlying principle in not just the Company but in the hearts of all Group employees.Playing, watching, and supporting sports contributes to the physical and mental development of young people and aids in the forming of communities. Sports also deliver social value by contributing to healthy international relations and economic development. Yamaha Motor’s involvement in sporting activities aims to help create this social value, to com-municate the beauty of chasing one’s dreams and the dignity of tackling new challenges, and to share Kando with people around the world through sports.RugbyYamaha Motor’s rugby club, Yamaha Motor Jubilo, competes in the Top League—Japan’s foremost rugby league—and the team claimed the title of No. 1 in the country in 2015 by winning the 52nd All-Japan Rugby Football Championship. In addition, former players take the lead in run-ning a rugby outreach program for elementary and junior high school students, visiting local elementary schools to teach rugby classes, and making other contributions toward the healthy development of Japan’s youths through the promotion of rugby.SoccerThe Jubilo Iwata professional soccer team is a J.League club with roots in the Yamaha Motor Soccer Club, and the team has been crowned league champion on three occasions in its history. The Yamaha Motor Soccer Club was established in 1972 when the Company’s headquarters was moved to Iwata. The club was formed with the goal of becoming a team closely connected to and loved by the local community, and in the roughly 50 years since, it has continued to contribute to the promotion of community sports by operating soccer schools and arranging sports competitions.Motorcycle RacingIn motorcycle racing, riders battle each other to the checkered flag under strict rules and regulations. This motorsport therefore doubles as a testing ground for developing cutting-edge technologies and epitomizes Yamaha Motor’s Spirit of Challenge. Yamaha competes for championship titles in various race categories, including the world’s premier motorcycle racing series, MotoGP. In addition, Yamaha Motor actively works to promote the sport by nurturing and supporting up-and-coming young riders in order to foster racing culture in countries and regions around the world.Competitive SailingYAMAHA Sailing Team ‘Revs’ is a 470 Class sailing team that has participated in numerous domestic and international sailing competitions, including the Sailing World Championships and World Sailing’s Sailing World Cup.©JUBILO IWATA50Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. Integrated Report 2021

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