Japanese man's Kiribati ping pong dream
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Japanese man's ping pong dreams for Kiribati

Quitting your job and moving far away to a tropical island is a pretty common daydream for office workers who are bored with their jobs.

But how about making the same move to coach a national sports team?

A Japanese overseas volunteer hopes to take Kiribati's ping pong team to the Olympics. But Kazuhide Yukinori, who is the team coach, is finding out that life on the tiny Pacific island isn't always easy.

Video by Tim McDonald

  • 12 Jan 2016
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