Consul General's Commendation for Sports Related Activities

On March 22, Consul General of Japan in Auckland Minoru Kikuchi presented his commendation for sports-related activities in New Zealand at the consular residence.

Commendations of the head of the overseas diplomatic mission are awarded to those who have made a remarkable achievement worthy of particular commendation in relation to Japan, to honour their achievements. The commendation was awarded to Mr Nobuo Takase, Director of the Aikido Shinryukan.
Mr Takase said he would like to continue his efforts in the future to further develop the positive relationship between Japan and New Zealand through his Aikido activities.
Award recipient Mr Takase and Consul-General Kikuchi
Invited guests