Former WBC world champion and now retired boxer Toshiaki Nishioka, has inaugurated his boxing gym in Nishinomiya, in Hyogo, Japan. The Nishioka Boxing-Fitness Gym was attended by several Japanese boxing celebrities including Hideyuki Ohashi, Tsuyoshi Hamada of Teiken Boxing Gym, world champions Takashi Miura and Shinsuke Yamanaka plus many others.

Former world champion Toshiaki Nishioka who was a great champion was named “Ambassador of Mexican Tourism” during the WBC 49th Convention in Las Vegas, 2011.

The Nishioka Boxing-Fitness Gym will be officially inaugurated on September 18th. For the time being, Nishioka is not planning in training professional fighters, He just wants to popularize boxing in his country.