It started as they want to show the technologies that small independent factories in Ota Ward, Tokyo have to the world. Bobsleigh is an event at the Winter Olympics, and is popular in European countries and the US. Top winning teams like Europeans and Americans use the sleds that famous car companies as BMW makes or whole nations put their best into developing one. !+$%amachi Bobsleigh is a project that small to medium size factories in the Ota Ward all gather what they have, and manufacture a machine that can compete at the world's stage. Jamaica Bobsleigh Federation decided to use the !+$%amachi Bobsleigh in January, 2016. They are hoping to get the Jamaican athletes stand on the podium at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.