[Cancellation] 26th Hoshi no sato Yatsugatake Nobeyama Highland 100km Ultramarathon

Summary of the event

Period of the event
17 May 2020〜17 May 2020
Event venue
Nagano Minamimaki-Mura Society gymnasium
Event type
  • Running Running
The number of capacity

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Event information

Due to concerns over the spread of Coronavirus, we regretfully announce the cancellation of 26th NOBEYAMA ULTRAMARATHON scheduled on May 17th, 2020. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

The application of "Early Entry Benefit" for all events and "71km", "42km" are closed because the capacity has reached.

"Late Entry" is only the category of 100km and no T-shirt.
Application period: Saturday, February 1st, 2020 ~ Friday, March 6th, 2020

The number of participants shall be full due to the application deadline by the arrival of the entry fee payment first come first served, so please settle the payment as soon as possible.

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Sunday, May 17, 2020
Minamimaki-Mura Society gymnasium

170-2 nobeyama, oaza, minamimaki-mura, minamisaku-gun, nagano, 384-1305

By car/ about 40 minutes from Nagasaka IC on Chuo Hidhway to destination.

By train/ about 3 minutes from Koumi Line [Nobeyama station] by walk.
Participants Reception
Saturday, May 16, 2020, from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, May 17, 2020, from 3:30 a.m. to 4:30 a.m.

People who come from overseas will be able to pick up the race kits at information desk in the venue on the day before and the race day.
100km, 71km, 42km
Over 18 year of age or older on the race day.
Starting Time
5:00 a.m. /100km (1st wave), 71km, 42km

5:20 a.m. /100km (2nd wave)

*There are wave starts for 100km division by the expected finish time.
Time Limits
100km:14 hours

71km:10 hours 15 minutes

42Km:6hours 30 minutes
Overall top 6 finishers of each race will receive overall awards.

Also, top 3 finishers of each age category will receive age-group award.
Participation Prize
You will be able to receive Original T-shirt of THE NORTH FACE.

*T-shirt(We will prepare the several size in each man and woman. )

*Change of sizes are not acceptable for any reason after the application.
Early Entry Benefit
You will be able to receive Original Towel of the race.

*The first 2,000 applicants, who will have finished the remittance of their payment, will be eligible for it.
Cirtificate for Completion
*It will be issued in the race day.(Only the finish record will be printed out.)
Entry Fee

71km :16,000yen

42km :10,000yen
Maximum number of Participants
About 3,300 people(100km : 2,700people, 71km: 300 people, 42km: 300 people)
Entry Period
Friday, November 8, 2019 – Friday, January 31, 2020

*Entry may not be acceptable if it reaches a capacity even if it is before the deadline date. If it doesn't reach a capacity, there will be possibility of re-entry after the deadline.

Event secretariat information

Event secretariat
Application address JTB Sports Station
Postal address 9F, MPR Hommachi Bldg,3-1-8 Minami-Kyuhoji-cho, Chuo-ku, Osaka, Japan
Phone number 06-6252-4009
E-mail jtbss@jtb.com
Business hours 9:30 - 17:30, Office Closed: Every Weekends, National Holidays and Dec. 28th to Jan. 3rd

Contact details

438 Kokufu-hongo, Oiso-town, Naka-gun, KANAGAWA, 259-0111
tel:0120-846-024(Weekday 10:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m.)

Event agreement

・All applicants are requested to carefully read and understand the terms and conditions and apply at their own risk.
・This event will be held as per the rules of the Japan Association of Athletics Federation.
・It is neither a course nor an event accredited by Japan Association of Athletics Federation.
・The event is supposed to be temporarily interrupted, scaled down or cancelled in case the security of the course is not assured due to stormy weather, heavy rain, snow or other circumstances.
・Irrespective of the reason, the event organizer will not refund entry fee and any other fee related to participation.
-applicant’s non-participation in the event
-Cancellation by personal reason
-In case of cancellation of the event due to reasons not responsible for the event organizer such as earthquake, storm/flood, snow, incident, disease, heat or any other reasons
・Runners are supposed to join the race at their own risks regarding disease, accidents, any loss and so on.
・In case you do not feel better, avoid to keep the race and retire. Even during the race, keep it in mind to retire when you have anything unusual in your health. The event organizer will conduct first-aid treatment in the event of an accident during the race; however, it will not take any further responsibilities.
・The application by runner’s family, relatives guardian(if underage) or representative is regarded as the application of him/her with consent to join the event.
・The event covers the marathon insurance, however, the insurance may not cover a runner against the event rules or regarded as taking a part in the event in false manners.
・Entry fee includes the marathon insurance fee. In case of death/injury/accident during the event, victims may be paid. Please contact marathon office secretariat after the event.
・Make sure to keep your own garbage with you. At a water aid station, distinguish each kind of garbage and dispose into a designated trash box.
・All area and courses in the event is no-smoking.
・Any political or religious claim or actions in purpose of advertisement is prohibited.
・Any inconveniences (camping, un-authorized parking etc.) to the local residents or facilities around the course are prohibited.
・Please refrain from using a portable music player in running as it will be difficult to hear the sound around and quite dangerous in emergency.
・Excretion outside is prohibited. Make sure to use a lavatory prepared by the event organizer.
・As a general rule, applicants will have to run on the left side during the event. All applicants are requested to follow the Road Traffic Laws while running. However, if there are any instructions from course director then please follow the instructions as directed.
・False declaration of records, such as age and gender, or entry by a person other than the applicant (substitute running) will not be tolerated. If such a case is detected, applicants may not be allowed to participate in our future events.
・All applicants are asked to take enough training and seek medical advice of their physical condition before participating in the Event. Applicants are requested to try to be in best physical conditions possible.
・Those who need an escort runner can receive a bib number up to 2 people. Please note that it will be regarded as retirement when one of those runners becomes unable to keep running.
・Supporters are not allowed to ride on a bike or a car on the course.
・For matters not covered above, please follow the instructions from the marathon office staff. Failure to follow any instructions provided may result in disqualification.