Kyushu University Yacht Club pair, Tatsuya Takayama and Kentaro Kasaki won 11th place (1st among student teams) at 2015 Snipe Japan Championships held in Ehime and qualified for the Western Hemisphere and Orient Championship. The team paired up last year and contributed to victory at numbers of championships.
On Tuesday, June 14, members of Kyushu University Yacht Club including Mr. Takayama and Mr. Kasaki visited President Kubo before participating in the world championship.
The 2016 Snipe Western Hemisphere and Orient Championship is being held between June 17 and 25 at Iate Clube do Rio de Janeiro. For more information, please see http://2016.snipewho.org/