Mikasa has been creating and perfecting the most important part of the game, i.e., the ball, since 1917. Mikasa has established a great reputation in the game of volleyball. The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) and Mikasa have a long association and Mikasa ball is the official game ball for Volley ball and Beach Volley ball for all FIVB events until 2020. It has remained the Official Volleyball of the Olympics since 1964 until the 2016 Rio Olympics and this status will now extend to 2020 to cover Olympics games at Tokyo, Japan. Mikasa is also the official game ball for soccer, basketball, handball, korfball, water polo, etc. in several countries all over the world. Sunrise has been a close partner of Mikasa since the 1960s. Mikasa is the Official Equipment Supplier for Volley ball and water polo ball of the 29th SEA Games 2017 being held at Kuala Lumpur.