Gong Hei Fat Choy
In addition to Blurmax wonderful post and pics, here the official results, hopefully an inspiration for some Japan members to go there and run. I found very few western names among the participants, maybe they are not into Chinese New Year.
Added by namban on January 31, 2009 at 11:00am — No Comments
The return leg of the Hakone Ekiden provided for a dramatic competition from the beginning, with Toyo losing the lead to Waseda at about 3k, just to regain it at 8, after the Waseda’s highly-regarded Kato obviously encountered some problems. From that point, Waseda followed Toyo with the gap between the two schools about two or three seconds. Amazingly, Kato, with a painful expression on his face, regained the lead at 19k and finished with about 20sec… Continue
This is the main event on the Japanese relay scene, even more important than yesterday's corporate ekiden. official website
Added by namban on January 2, 2009 at 9:30am — No Comments
Added by namban on January 1, 2009 at 9:00am — No Comments