Kagoshima Marathon 2020 (Tour with Guaranteed Entry to the Marathon)

Summary of the event

Period of the event
01 Mar 2020〜01 Mar 2020
Event venue
Kagoshimacity Dolphin Port (start)
Event type
  • Running Running
The number of capacity
200
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Event information


*This plan included full marathon entry and course tour.
*First come, first served.

This entry page is for runners residing outside Japan.
Only individual entry is available for overseas entry.


[How to apply]
1. Please entry from Apply bouton.
2. Continue to move on to the tour application screen. Please select the plan you wish.
3. Please make sure that there is not any mistakes in the application contents.
4. Please make a payment using your credit card.

* If you interrupted during the operation or your payment has not been transacted, your application will be canceled.

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Date and Time
Sunday, March 1, 2020 *Races will take place rain or shine.

8:30 am Marathon / Fun Run starts
10:15 am Fun run finishes
3:30 pm Marathon finishes
Runner check-in
Friday, February 28 1:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 29 10:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Check-in Venue
Central Public Hall (5-9 Yamashita-cho, Kagoshima-city)
Rules
All races are administered in accordance with the 2019 Rules of the Japan Association of Athletics Federations (JAAF) and the regulations for this competition.
Course
[Marathon]
Start at Dolphin Port, return at Aira-shi Shigetomi, and finish at Kagoshima city hall.
*Course is officially accepted by JAAF
Capacity/ Time limit / Fee
[Marathon (42.195 km )]
200 people/ 7 hours / JPY 10,000
T-shirt size
Size Height(approx.) Chest size(approx.)

SS  160cm       84cm
S    165cm       88cm
M   170cm       92cm
L    175cm       96cm
O    180cm       100cm
XO  185cm        104cm

* If you don't choose the T-shirt size, it will be M size for a man, S size for a woman.
* The change of T-shirt size cannot be accepted after the entry.
* Besides T-shirt, Participants who entered the race will receive a towel. Finishers will receive a finishers' medal as well.
Qualification
[Marathon]
Those who are 18 years of age and above on the day of the marathon (excluding high school students)
(1) General section: Those not registered with JAAF
(2) Registered section: Athletes registered with JAAF

*The marathon is open to those capable of completing the race within 6 hours and 40 minutes.
*Participation in wheelchairs is not permitted.
*Any visually disabled runner (with an official document certifying their physical disability) who finds it difficult to run alone may have an escort runner (guide dogs or wheelchairs are not allowed)
Checkpoint / Distance/Time
During the race, if a contestant's progress is extremely delayed, race officials may disqualify him/her from the race in terms of the traffic control, security, and event operations.

[Marathon]
Point/Distance/Closing Time
1st Kamoike Athletic Stadium/4.5km/9:33
2nd Bronze statue of Takamori Saigo/9.4km/10:15 
3rd Shimizu Elementary School East/11.4km/10:34
4th Ryugamizu Station( first half)/17.3km/11:30
5th Shigetomi (Ahead the return off point)/26.1km/12:53
6th Shirahama Shrine/29.1km/13:22
7th Ryuugamizu Station (Return Path)/33.9km/14:08
8th Senganen/38.9km/14:55
9th Nagata Junior High School/41.7km/15:22
Awards
1. Marathon (overall): 1st – 8th place for both men and women separately
2. Marathon (by age group): 1st – 3rd place for both men and women separately
(24 years and under, 25 – 29 years divided into 5-year age groups up until 74 years, 75 years and above)

*The award ceremony for (2) will not be held and a certificate will be sent at a later date.
*Some extra awards will also be prepared.
Start Line
[Marathon]
In order to ensure a safe and smooth start to the marathon, standby blocks will be set according to the times athletes declare when registering irrespective of whether they are registered with JAAF.
*Those who do not declare a time will start from the blocks at the rear of the line.
*Make sure to declare a time according to your actual running skill.
Costume
Entrants competing in the registered athletes category are not permitted to run in costume.
Those competing in events other than the registered category are permitted to wear costumes, but these must not be of a kind that are unsuitable for sporting events, such as those that contravene laws or go against public order and standards of decency, or those that compromise the safety or comfort of other runners and spectators. Running with a buggy or a pet is prohibited too. Please note that event organizer may instruct a runner to stop running based on their judge on the race day.
Tour information
This is a plan that combines marathon entry and course tour.
Not included accommodation.

[A] Kirishima & Sakurajima Course (3 days)
■Period of travel: Friday,28 February - Sunday, 1 March
■Minimum number of person to perform this tour:25 people
■Meal:Please check the tour detail below.
■Traffic method:Chartered bus(Bus company:KAGOSHIMA KOTSU)
■Tour guide:An English speaking tour guide will accompany you on Friday 28th February and Saturday 29th.
■Tour fee:JPY 14,500

[B] Morning Tour (2 days)
■Period of travel: Saturday,29 February - Sunday, 1 March
■Minimum number of person to perform this tour:25 people
■Meal:Please check the tour detail below.
■Traffic method:Chartered bus(Bus company:KAGOSHIMA KOTSU)
■Tour guide:An English speaking tour guide will accompany you on Saturday 29th February.
■Tour fee:JPY 8,500

[C] Afternoon Tour (2 days)
Period of travel: Saturday,29 February - Sunday, 1 March
■Minimum number of person to perform this tour:25 people
■Meal:Please check the tour detail below.
■Traffic method:Chartered bus(Bus company:KAGOSHIMA KOTSU)
■Tour guide:An English speaking tour guide will accompany you on Saturday 29th February.
■Tour fee:JPY 5,500
[A] Kirishima & Sakurajima Course (3 days)
Day 1: Friday, 28 February
Kagoshima Airport 10:00 am ===10:50 am Kirishima Jingu 11:40 am ===
 
12:30 pm Kurozu no sato Kakuida (Lunch & Tour) 1:30 pm ===

2:00 pm Sakurajima Arimura Lava Outlook point 2:30 pm ===

3:15 pm Sakurajima port ~~~ 3:25 pm Kagoshima port ===

4:00 pm Ishin Furusato Museum 4:30 pm === 4:45 pm Kagoshima Chuo Station ===

5:00 pm Tenmonkan area (in front of Nakahara Villa)

*<Meals> B:× L:〇 D:×


Day 2: Saturday, 29 February
Kagoshima Chuo Station (west gate) 11:00 am ===11:30 am Dolphin Port(start point of the Marathon)===(Marathon courses inspection)
    
12:30 pm World heritage; Sengan-en(tour・lunch) 2:30 pm ===
   
3:00 pm Shigetomi, Aira city(half-way point)===3:40 pm Kagoshima City Hall(finish point)===
          
3:50 pm Bronze statue of Takamori Saigo...Kagoshima Chuo Park 4:40 pm ===

5:05 pm Kagoshima Chuo Station (west gate)

*<Meals> B:× L:〇 D:×


Day 3: Sunday, 1 March
[Dolphin Port(start point・・・Kagoshima City Hall(finish point)]
Marathon Start 8:30 am Finish 3:30 pm

*<Meals> B:× L:× D:×

(※ walking ・・・・ bus ==== ferry ~~~)
[B] Morning Tour (2 days)
Day 1: Saturday, 29 February
Kagoshima Airport 10:00 am ===Kagoshima Chuo Station (west gate) 11:00 am ===11:30 am Dolphin Port(start point of the Marathon)===
    
(Marathon courses inspection)===12:30 pm World heritage; Sengan-en(tour・lunch) 2:30 pm ===
   
3:00 pm Shigetomi, Aira city(half-way point)===3:40 pm Kagoshima City Hall(finish point)===
          
3:50 pm Bronze statue of Takamori Saigo...Kagoshima Chuo Park 4:40 pm ===

4:50 pm Kagoshima Chuo Station (west gate)

*<Meals> B:× L:〇 D:×


Day 2: Sunday, 1 March
[Dolphin Port(start point・・・Kagoshima City Hall(finish point)]
Marathon Start 8:30 am Finish 3:30 pm

*<Meals> B:× L:× D:×

*You can choose the departure poit from Kagoshima Airport or Kagoshima Chuo Station (west gate).

(※ walking ・・・・ bus ==== )
[C] Afternoon Tour (2 days)
Day 1: Saturday, 29 February
Kagoshima Chuo Station (west gate) 2:00 pm ===2:30 pm Dolphin Port(start point of the Marathon)===(Marathon courses inspection)
   
3:15 pm Shigetomi, Aira city(half-way point)===4:00 pm Kagoshima City Hall(finish point)===
          
4:10 pm Bronze statue of Takamori Saigo...5:00 pm Kagoshima Chuo Park 5:10 pm ===

5:10 pm Kagoshima Chuo Station (west gate)

*<Meals> B:× L:× D:×


Day 2: Sunday, 1 March
[Dolphin Port(start point・・・Kagoshima City Hall(finish point)]
Marathon Start 8:30 am Finish 3:30 pm

*<Meals> B:× L:× D:×

(※ walking ・・・・ bus ==== )
Notification
*Qualification and rules are equivalent to the guideline of Kagoshima Marathon 2020. Please make sure to refer to the event official HP.
*This set plan requires that you register for a marathon entry and course tour at the same time. Tour fee does not include the marathon entry fee (JPY 10,000).
*If you cancel the tour by your personal reasons, the entry fee will not be refunded.
*Participation name will not change after registered.
*Please note that the we cannot refund if you leave the tour for the reason of the person.
Cancel of reservation
*If you cancel your reservation after applying, the following cancellation fee will be charged for one person.
*This is a plan that combines marathon entry and course tour, so it is not possible to cancel either one.
*If canceled due to the customer's convenience after payment, the cancellation fee described below will be required for "Travel" depending on the date of cancellation. Please note that there is no refund after canceling the “Marathon entry fee”.

Counting backwards from the departure date of your travel, if your cancellation is made:
1)21 or more days prior to departure :No charge (0%)
2)8 to 20 days prior to departure :20% of tour fee
3)2 to 7 days prior to departure :30% of tour fee
4)On the day before departure :40% of tour fee
5)On the day of departure (excl. 6) :50% of tour fee
6)After departure, or in case of non-participation without notification : 100% of tour fee

Event secretariat information

Event secretariat Kagoshima marathon committee
Application address JTB Sports Station
Postal address 9F, MPR Honmachi Bldg., 3-1-8, Minami-Kyuhoji-machi, Chuo-ku, Osaka,541-0058, Japan
Phone number 06-6252-4009
E-mail jtbss@jtb.com
Business hours Office Hours: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm Office Closed: Saturdays, Sundays, National Holidays

Event agreement

1. In the case where the competition is cancelled due to the cuase for which the organizer cannot be responsible such as an earthquake, storm, flood, bad weather, snow, incidents, accidents, or epidemics, participation fee as well as commission fee will not be refunded.
2. Please make sure to be in your best health condition upon participating the competition by, for example, executing an adequate amount of tranings and going through a medical examination.
3. In the competition venue, including its course, one is prohibitted to wear nor display things which have an effect of an advertisement such as desing or trademark that suggests a name of company, product name, etc. for the purpose of advertisement.
4. Please take public transportations to come to the venue as it has no parking lot.
5. If there is an emergency issue such as an accident or fire during the competition, emergency vehicles may run on any part of the course. In such situation, participants will be asked to halt their performance by following the staff’s instruction.
6. The video recordings, photographs, articles, record of individual achievement, etc. of the competition may be used as an advertisement material for the competition’s programs and posters, as well as for TVs, radios, news papers, magazines, websites, etc., for the purpose of, for example, the management and advertisement of the competition, by the organizer or a third party that is approved by the organizer.
7. Apart from the points mentioned above, with regards to the issues related to the competition, please follow the instructions of the organizer.

The organizer recognizes the importance of personal information and treats them by complying with the Act on the Protection of Personal Information and related laws and regulations as well as based on its personal information protection policy.
The personal information will, for the purpose of improving the service for the participants in the competition, be used for the guidance of the competition, notification of records and information related to the competition, provision of services from the sponsoing, partnering or related organizations of the competition, announcement of the record (including ranking etc.), questionnaire, etc.
* There are cases where participants are contacted by the organizer or Kagoshima Marathon Entry Center with regards to the contents of their application.