Saroma 100K Ultra Marathon is an annual event held in Hokkaido, Japan, usually in late June. It is one of the most popular and celebrated ultra marathons in Japan. Run with close to 5000 others around the beautiful Saroma Lake. The course of the event is certified by Japan Amateur Athletic Federation. Website: Saroma 100K […]
The Hokkaido Marathon held in Sapporo, the largest city in the island of Hokkaido, Japan, since 1987 is one of the prominent marathon races of the year. This marathon is one of Japan’s very few mass marathons open to both sexes. The starting point for the race is on the east side of Nakajima Park and the […]
Osaka Marathon takes place in the city of Osaka in Japan. The race is organised by Osaka Prefectural Government, City of Osaka, Osaka Association of All Athletics. Approximately 30,000 runners from both Japan and overseas ran through the city of Osaka. There is also a “challenge run” with a distance of 8.8km. The course is certified by the Japan […]
The Kobe marathon takes place in Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. The reason for its inception is to help rebuild the city’s international image after the destruction of the “Great Hashin Earthquake.” Remembance and charity will be its main theme. Kobe is the capital city of beautiful Hyogo Prefecture. This event replaced Kobe Women’s Marathon and again demonstrated the pent-up demand […]
Mount Fuji Marathon takes place in Kawaguchiko, Yamanashi, Japan. Lake Kawaguchiko Marathon, previously held 36 times, is being reborn as the “Mount Fuji Marathon”. The events includes a marathon and a 17.8 km marathon. At Mount Fuji Marathon, the running course is renewed as well to go around Lake Kawaguchiko and Sai Lake. Every year, many foreign runners attend […]
Nara Marathon began in Nara city, Japan as part of the celebrations for its 1300 year anniversary! Imagine running through the ancient Capital city, the same streets as the samurai once rode their horses. There are different levels, from 42.195 km course to 3 km course, so it seems many people enjoy it.
Tokyo Marathon (東京マラソン) is the largest marathon race in all of Asia, and without doubt the land of the rising sun, Japan, is one of the most marathon crazy nations in the world. The event has about 30,000 places for the marathon, for which almost 300,000 people apply, with final selections based on a lottery. The […]
Tokyo Marathon 10K is held in Tokyo, Japan along with the Tokyo Marathon which is the largest marathon race in all of Asia, and without doubt the land of the rising sun, Japan, is one of the most marathon crazy nations in the world. The weather in also great in Feb in Japan, with a mean […]