Tohoku Food Marathon 2018

Summary of the event

Period of the event
24 Mar 2018〜25 Mar 2018
Event venue
MiyagiTome-City Naganuma Futopia Park
Event type
  • Running Running
The number of capacity

Event information

JTB Sports Station

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Registration is open from October 10th, 2017 12:00 - February 18th, 2018 23:59(GMT+9). It will close when it reaches entry capacity.

Entry is first-come, first-served.

If this is the first time you are using JTB sports station, you need to complete your registration in advance.
Please apply for this event after you have completed registration.

Please note that completing new membership registration
does not automatically register you into Tohoku Food Marathon 2018.

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*Driver is required to secure a parking place in advance, following the required process.
Event brochure will be distributed on the day of the event.

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* Relay Marathon(about 21km in 2.5hours)
* Full Marathon(42.195㎞ in 6hours)
* Half Marathon(21.0957km in 3hours)
* 5㎞ Run(45minutes)
Race Schedule
<March 24, 2018 Saturday>
 10:00 Check-in starts
 12:00 Relay Marathon starts
 14:30 Relay Marathon ends
 15:00 Closing ceremony

<March 25, 2018 Sunday>
 07:00 Check-in Starts
 08:00 Opening Ceremony
 09:30 Full Marathon (*Wave start: Start every one minute)
 09:50 Half Marathon (*Wave start: Start every one minute)
 12:50 Parents Run
 13:05 5km Run (*Wave start: Start every 5 minutes)
 15:30 Closing ceremony
Event Venue
Naganuma Futopia Park, Tome-City, Miyagi-Prefecture
Address: 161-84, Kitakata-Amagata, Hasama-cho, Tome-City, Miyagi
* Relay Marathon: Start from Naganuma Futopia Park and finish at the same park(1.5km)
* Full Marathon: 2 laps from Naganuma Futopia Park
* Half Marathon: 1 lap from Naganuma Futopia Park
* 5km Run: Start from Naganuma Futopia Park and finish at the same park
Time limit, Participation Fee, Number of the participants, Eligibility
【Full Marathon】
・Time limit 6hours
・Participation fee 8,000JPY
・Number of the participants 1,500
・Eligibility Male or Female over the age of high school students with the ability to complete the marathon.

【Half Marathon】
・Time limit 3hours
・Participation fee 6,000JPY
・Number of the participants 2,500
・Eligibility Male or Female over the age of high school students with the ability to complete the marathon.

【5km Run】
・Time limit 45minutes
・Participation fee 4,500JPY(3,000JPY for the person who doesn't need the t-shirts)
・Number of the participants 800
・Eligibility Male or Female over the age of high school students with the ability to complete the marathon.

【Relay Marathon 21km】
・Time limit 2hours 30minutes
・Participation fee 4-6person: 18,000JPY ※Additional charge 3000JPY per person up to 8 person
・Number of the participants 300 teams
・Eligibility Male or Female over the age of primary school students with the ability to complete the marathon.
Record Card
Finisher is going to receive a finisher record card
Prize for participation
Tasting Sake Ticket, Tournament memorabilia goods etc.
Number card
・There is the tip to record/measure on the number card(A sash for the relay marathon members) Please do not take these off.

・We will distribute your participation gift and the event program on main venue.

(Saturday) March 24th, 2018 10:00~15:00
(Sunday) March 25th, 2018 7:00~ 8:30 *Also you can receive after the race till 15:30
Participation Requirements
•Participants must be cleared by their personal physician to be of sufficient health to take part in the event.
•Participants must be able to end each event within the allotted time. (The event will end within the Time Limit.)
•Participants must agree to the terms outlined in the application rules and participant rules.
The organizer will provide an insurance. If you have get injured, it will be covered by the insurance only within the coverage of the insurance agreement.

Event secretariat information

Event secretariat JTB Sports Station
Application address JTB Sports Station
Postal address 7F, MPR Honmachi Bldg., 3-1-8, Minami-Kyuhoji-machi, Chuo-ku, Osaka
Phone number 06-6252-4009
Business hours 9:30 - 17:30(Week days only)

Contact details

JTB Sports Station
7F, MPR Honmachi Bldg., 3-1-8, Minami-Kyuhoji-machi, Chuo-ku, Osaka,541-0058, Japan

TEL: +81-6-6252-4009
FAX: +81-6-6252-4015
Office Hours: 9:30 - 17:30
Office Closed: Every Weekends, National Holidays and Dec. 30th to Jan. 3rd)
Japan Standard Time (GMT+9)

Event agreement

Logistics and Safety Precautions

1. The organizer shall not be held responsible for any sickness, injury, loss of personal belongings, or any other accident, beyond the first-aid relief.

2. Once your application form is submitted, no cancellation or change in the race category may be made for any personal reason.

3. Forgery with respect to age and gender, and a replacement runner (runner other than the registered party) shall not be tolerated. Any applicant who commits such wrongdoing will be disqualified.

4. Entry fee will not be refunded in the event of the cancellation of the race due to an earthquake, storm, flood, snow, accident, or epidemic.

5. Overpayment or duplicate payment may not be refunded.

6. All rights associated with the use of any images, photographs, articles and records related to the event, including the names, age and addresses (country, prefecture or city) of participants and their likeness for coverage by TV, newspapers, magazines or by the Internet, and all rights associated with the publicity based on the use thereof shall belong to the organizer.

7. Driver is required to secure a parking place in advance, following the required process.

8. No intoxicated persons are allowed to run the race and drive.