Mr. Juan Henri Tamenne
In 2018, the Peace and Culture rally began its journey from Monaco by driving vintage cars to St. Petersburg in Russia with five Japanese drivers and one Thai driver, Mr. Kawamura as the leader this year, Mami Okano, Yaeko Kobayashi, Haruka Yoshimori, Manami Kono, and Ek Chaya-ngam, from Explorers Club Japan , a well team from France , Monaco and Belgium , and United Kingdom . All the Japanese team where as well members of Monaco’s association “Amitié sans Frontière” .
These vintage cars were displayed in front of the main entrance of the Summit Economic Forum of Saint Petersburg, where the Russian President, French President and Prime Minister of Japan attended the meeting .
Grand Duke George Romanoff and Juan Henri Tamenne to the Economic Forum in Saint Petersburg
This means all the Japanese team were as well members of the Monaco association “Amitiés sans Frontières” representatives of Japan and also thanks to the partnership of the Zepter Monaco which support the future Rally Monaco- Russia -Tokyo to join the Olympic Game of 2020 .
Prime Minister of Japan, Mr. Shinzo Abe has meet mister Juan Tamenne and japan de team member during his visit to the forum and exchanged words of real interest toward the Monaco Russia .
Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan
We proudly explained about our purpose to do the Peace and Culture Rally to St. Petersburg and we expressed our intentions to do another rally from Monaco to Japan during the time when Japan will hosts the Olympic Games in 2020. Prime insister of Japan exchanged words by showing his real interests on the Olympic rally monaco Russia Japan .
The Peace and culture rally Saint Petersburg to Monaco could not be a success without leadership of Mister Juan Henri Tamenne his close cooperation and strong passion to unite Europe, Russia and Japan all together. Mister Kuri Ufmanof and his fundation was essential for our logistic in Russia Explorers Club Japan and Amities sans Frontière Japan continues to expand its belief to make our lives more valuable .