At the age of 19, Tanaka visited Australia alone and started his training as a hang glider under the instruction of a former world champion. He became the youngest national champion of Japan at the age of 21. He established his own method to enhance performance by focusing on the development of the mind, technique, and body. He currently teaches a program to improve English pronunciation and also trains and develops individuals at various companies.
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