10:00-17:00 whole day special session for training for the officers and members. 120 participated for the first session: Special lecture by Darren LaCroix, 2003 world champion of TM(toast masters) speech contest. 75 participated for the second session on, most of whom are from Kyushu clubs.
4 members from ICF joined the meeting held by Empire Toastmasters Club in Surabaya, Indonesia on Dec.27. That was a wonderful and exciting gathering from around the world. Many Toastmasters members joined from other parts of the world than many cities in Indonesia. There were members from USA, Singapore, Malaysia and Japan. Peter, one of our ICF members performed a magic show and received a thunderous applaud from the participants. In Covit19 pandemic, zoom meetings are held by many clubs in the world. It was a great experience to make overseas friends through Toastmasters international network.
Peter won the 1st place in Div.D (English). He will compete to win the Championship of all Japan at the next District 76 contest.
PS winner: Mu-chan and TD Futami-san Speech theme: "Struggle is the key to success"