Gothenburg provides historical setting

A worthwhile journey from Japan, Yukimune Yukihito reached the semi-final round of Men's Singles 40-59 years (Photo: Lars Lanhed) by Hans Westling, Chair World Veteran Championships Committee Situated on the west coast of Sweden, Gothenburg, recently staged what is now the largest annual veteran tournament in Scandinavian countries; play commenced on Friday 4th November and concluded on Sunday 6th November. This was the 39th time players from all parts of Europe gathered, not only for three days of competition; also for social events; furthermore, players from Japan gave the tournament a global touch with Yukimune Yukihito being a bronze medallist in men's singles 40-59 years. Home for the tournament was the Exercishuset, located near local hotels, originally a military school and now a protected