INTOUCH Magazine

Raising  Their Game INDEPTH | FOCUS

Raising Their Game

With the first Rugby World Cup in Asia kicking off in Japan this month, can the hosts inspire a generation?

The game was billed as a David versus Goliath showdown, but few rugby fans really believed that minnows Japan would fell South Africa’s mighty Springboks. 

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Inland Sea Charm Voice

Inland Sea Charm

My list of places to visit in Japan never gets shorter. The country is endlessly fascinating.

This was reinforced during a recent visit to Kure and the Seto Inland Sea. I was dazzled by its beauty, history and innovative local entrepreneurs.

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Playing the Hero INDEPTH | MARTIAL ARTS

Playing the Hero

When his competitive taekwondo career ended, the Club’s newest martial arts instructor began trading blows on camera.

Chuck Johnson was still new to Tokyo when a student approached him during his English school’s welcome party. Why, the man wondered, did this new teacher look like he could fight off everyone in the room?

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Damn Fine Wine INDEPTH | WINE

Damn Fine Wine

Ahead of hosting a wine dinner at the Club this month, actor Kyle MacLachlan discusses his journey from the silver screen to the cellar.

Kyle plays innocents who are interested in the mysteries of life. He’s the person you trust enough to go into a strange world with.”  

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