Athletics(Half Marathon)

Athletics(Half Marathon)

Sport Overview

A half marathon is an athletics discipline held on public roads, rather than in an athletics stadium. The course is 21.0975 km long, half the length of a marathon course. Half marathons are popular among non-professional runners in Japan, and numerous competitions are held nationwide in the autumn and winter season.

Event

(General Category)
【Men】
Half Marathon(21.0975km)
30+, 35+, 40+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+, 85+, 90+, 95+, 100+

【Women】
Half Marathon(21.0975km)
30+, 35+, 40+, 45+, 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+, 85+, 90+, 95+, 100+

Eligibility

(1)Participants will be asked to declare their personal record.
(2)Participants with visual impairment must be accompanied by a guide runner(s)

【Age requirement】
 Minimum age is 30 (born on or before 21 May 1991)

Sports Information Guide

Schedule

Sport Discipline May 2021 Venues
14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Athletics Track & Field                    
TAKEBISHI Stadium Kyoto・Sub-Field(Nishikyogoku Athletic Park)
10km Road Race                                
Hikone 10km Road Course (The Starting Line: Hikone View Hotel)
Half Marathon                              
Kishu Kuchikumano Marathon Course
EKIDEN                                
Tanabe Sports Park
Race Walking                                
Rokko Island Around Course

※The above schedule was created based on the information that is current as of June 5th, 2020. It is subject to change due to various circumstances in the future.

Venue

Kishu Kuchikumano Marathon Course

Location 758-1 Asso Kamitondacho, Nishimurogun, Wakayama
Games Accreditation Temporary venue for the application for Accreditation:JR Kii-Tanabe Station Benkei Square(5/22-23) Sports Check-in
Access ・15minutes walking from Asso Sta.
・6 minutes by car from the Hanwa Expressway “Kamitonda” Exit
Official Homepage http://www.town.kamitonda.lg.jp/bunka/2207.html

Sport Check-in

【Date and Time】
 Friday, 28 May 2021, 13:00 - 20:00 Registration on the day before
 Saturday, 29 May 2021, 7:30 - 10:30 Reservation on the day
 Sunday, 30 May 2021, 7:30 – 10:30 Reservation on the day
【Venue】
 Kamitonda Cultural Exchange Center Hall (Registration on the day before)
 At the car park in front of the Kamitonda Town Office (Registration on the day)
【Remarks】
 Distribution of number cloth and runners chips

Nearest Village

Masters Village Wakayama

Location 5-13-3 Misonocho, Wakayama, Wakayama-ken
Access From JR Wakayama Station, exit out of Central Gate and going down to the basement floor.
Official Homepage http://www.city.wakayama.wakayama.jp/1016047/sangyoukigyousien/1002326.html

JR Kii-Tanabe Station Benkei Square

Location 961 Minato, Tanabe-shi, Wakayama-ken 646-0031
Access
Official Homepage

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