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"SOLATO Cup 31st Nankai Broadcasting Company Limited Ladies' Badminton Tournament"

Taiyo Oil held the "SOLATO Cup 31st Nankai Broadcasting Company Limited Ladies' Badminton Tournament" on Saturday, December 2 2017 at the Ehime Prefectural Sports Complex gymnasium.
Players ranked in Classes A through D played doubles in the tournament. A certificate and an extra prize were awarded to the winning, second-placed and third-placed in each class, and the winning pair received the SOLATO Cup.
Taiyo Oil held a raffle for the participating players and the company's SOLATO-kun mascot was there to cheer players on, helping make the event a roaring success.
Taiyo Oil will continue to hold sports events of this kind in order to further support healthy living among those in the Matsuyama area.

Event outline

Date and time

December 2, 2017 (Saturday), 9:00 a.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Venue

Ehime Prefectural Sports Complex gymnasium
46 Uenomachi-otsu, Matsuyama, Ehime 791-1136

Number of participants

91 pairs/182 players

Day’s schedule

8:15 a.m.  Entry
9:00 a.m.  Opening ceremony
        Opening announcement:
                Sayuri Hagimori, Chairperson, Matsuyama-shi Ladies’ Badminton League
        Tournament head greeting:
                Masaru Nomoto, Vice-chairperson, Ehime Badminton Association
        Sponsor greeting:
                Shiro Nakamura, Director, Nankai Broadcasting Co., Ltd
        Special supporting sponsor greetings:
                Shinji Nakayama, Executive Officer and General Manager, General Affairs Department, Taiyo Oil Co., Ltd.
        Guest greeting:
                Masanobu Hara, Ehime Deputy Prefectural Governor
        Receiving of previously awarded cup:
                Shinji Nakayama, Executive Officer and General Manager, General Affairs Department, Taiyo Oil Co., Ltd.
                Brand character SOLATO-kun
        Players' pledge:
                Miho Kuramoto (Ehime Bank), Rika Kuramoto (Matsuyama University)
        Words from the head of the play committee:
                Michiko Takechi, Director, Matsuyama-shi Ladies’ Badminton League
 
4:55 p.m.  Closing ceremony
        Prizegiving:
                Shinji Nakayama, Executive Officer and General Manager, General Affairs Department, Taiyo Oil Co., Ltd.
                Masaru Nomoto, Director, Ehime Badminton Association
        Closing address:
                Shiro Nakamura, Director, Nankai Broadcasting Co., Ltd.

 

The A Class finals match
The A Class finals match

 

 

Commemorative photograph of the winning teamsCommemorative photograph of the winning teams