Japan

Japan’s yen for Ben

In a career-defining move, Queenstown tennis pro Ben McLachlan has been chosen to play Davis Cup – for Japan. Though a New Zealander, the 25-year-old doubles specialist's mother Yuriko is Japanese, and he holds a Japanese passport. With a current doubles...
Queenstown pro golfer Ben Campbell heads to Japan next Saturday as a reward for his stellar finish at March's New Zealand Open. The former world no.6 amateur turned heads at the Open when he shot an opening-round course record 61 at Arrowtown's...
A Queenstown company's won international recognition for producing some of the best sake outside the beverage's traditional home of Japan. Zenkuro Sake – New Zealand's only sake brewer – won gold for its drip-pressed shizuku shibori style sake and silver...
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