The beginning of a New Year in Japan is marked with mochi-tsuki – rice-pounding ceremony, in which two people do the work, one pounding and another turning the mochi or the rice cake.


As traditional performance everyone takes part in it, but these two masters of mochi making are nothing anyone has seen before:

According to their websitethey have won the national rice cake TV championship. Obviously it was the impossible speed…

Source: Fastest Mochi Making in Japan(YouTube)