Konan is Northern Aichi Pref.
In 2017, Aichi Pref. has 362 judo clubs and 7545 judo members; pre-school kids 17, elementary school kids 1272, junior high school kids 1899, high school kids 1367, university students 703, Adults 1298, instructors 989.
Konan city is about 30 minutes from Nagoya city, the 4th largest city in Japan, by train.
Hanyu Hiroshi sensei
He is a teacher of Taki Junior & Senior High School and a coach of the judo club of this school. He has promoted international judo exchange between this school and Iolani school in Hawaii, USA. (exchange in Hawaii)
Taki Junior & Senior High School Judo Club 滝中等学校・高等学校柔道部
There are a lot of Judo clubs in Aichi Pref.
- June 2018 from Iolani school in Hawaii, USA
- Aichi Now, official site for tourism Aichi (English)
- Konan city sightseeing association (Japanese)江南市観光協会