On Sunday, June 2nd, Kamisu Bousai Area (Kamisu-shi Ibaraki Prefecture)
"Kasumi Bousai Arena" in Kasumi-shi Ibaraki Prefecture held an opening commemorative event "Kosuke Kitajima's Talk & KITAJIMAQUATICS Breaststroke Lesson" on Sunday, June 2nd, and invited Kosuke Kitajima, Coca-Cola’s Chief Olympic Officer.
About 80 people who applied for a place in the event gathered at the venue, and Kitajima-san talked about what made him decide to start swimming and his experience in the Olympics. In the Q&A session, he put the gold medal that he has earned around the neck of the person who asked him a question, which was a great surprise and the event ended in a big success.
The participants tried very hard to learn the techniques in the breaststroke lesson given by Kitajima-san and enthusiastic instructors of KITAJIMAQUATICS.