Mr. Takata participated in the annual Japan America Society Golf Tournament at Seacliff Country Club in Huntington Beach, CA in September, 2017. It was a fun day and there were many golfers participating. The special guest was Takuma Sato. Mr. Sato is a famous race car driver and he won the most famous auto race in the world, the Indianapolis 500 in 2017. During the dinner program, Mr. Sato spoke about his winning the Indy race and how physically exhausting it is to race for 500 miles.