At the beginning of the year, the President of the UGGF Mr. Lashkhi had addressed to the Presindent of the FIG Mr.Watanabe with a kind request to organize a course for the Georgian coaches. Mr. Watanabe redirected this request to the Gymnastics Association of Japan, and they sent to Georgia an expert coach Mr. Yasunori Tochibana.
Mr. Yasunori Tachibana currently working as a full-time coach of Japan Olympic Committee and also, Gymnastics Multi-Support Committee Chairman. He has the FIG Coach’s brevet. He was the Japanese Artistic Gymnastics Head coach at the 2012 Olympic games.