""I recognize that the undersigned Alessandro Tittarelli (Italy) has always been committed and continues to devote himself entirely to a deep learning of the Iwama spirit and technique, in order to achieve the highest level on the path of Aikido.
For this I certify that, starting from this moment, my dojo "Tanrenkan" and his dojo are twinned, as older brother and younger brother.
16th year of Heisei *, in the best day of February
IWAMA SHIN SHIN AIKI JUKU
*: 16° Year Heisei = 2004.
**: JUKU-CHO = Head of school.