As the world’s largest tire and rubber manufacturer, Bridgestone applies creative thinking and advanced technology to deliver high-performing products and services that improve the way people move, live, work and play. In support of its mission to “Serve Society with Superior Quality,” the company also is committed to making positive, lasting impacts through community service, environmental stewardship, social responsibility and sustainability in communities around the world.


In alignment with these values, Bridgestone proudly became a Worldwide Olympic Partner in 2014 and a Worldwide Paralympic Partner in 2018. With almost 90 years of history in Japan and over 28,000 employees in the country, the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 hold a special significance to the company. As the only Worldwide Olympic and Paralympic Partner with global headquarters in the host city, Bridgestone is focused on enhancing the Gamestime experience for people of all abilities in Japan and delivering positive contributions that will benefit the city of Tokyo and its residents long into the future.


All Bridgestone activities related to the Olympic and Paralympic Games are guided by a global “Chase Your Dream” message that empowers people to overcome obstacles and persevere in pursuit of their goals. Additionally, Bridgestone plans to showcase its longstanding values and its vision for industry-changing future innovation at the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 – which are part of a series of milestone events across the next year provide Bridgestone a unique and powerful opportunity to transform itself into a more innovative and truly global company.


Learn more at Bridgestone.com/Olympics

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