"The 2nd 2013 SOLATO Ehime FC Football School" was held at Maruyama Athletics Park in Uwajima City, Ehime Pref. on July 6, 2013 (Saturday).
The day's football school was held for children up to the 4th year of elementary school, and their guardians, with the event gathering a total of 85 participants.
Members from Ehime FC, including Shogo Kobara, Ryota Watanabe, Naoya Fuji, and supporting team staff were present on the day. Children at the event watched the techniques of professional players and played together in games in what turned out to be a fun-filled day. The ever popular lottery was also held, with prizes including Ehime FC merchandise, and an autograph-signing session of the said players added further excitement to the event.
Taiyo Oil will continue to hold similar sports schools in order to help foster children's interest in sports and development of a sound mind in a healthy body.