Running in Tokyo/Japan - Marathon/Clubs/Track Races


Namban's Blog – December 2008 Archive (2)

Japanese Women's University Ekiden

See official website for a map of the course.

Runners lined up in Tsukuba Central Park, with six-time-winner Ritsumeikan University from Kyoto the favourite.

A group of runners reached the first hand-off after 5k, with Ritsumeikan's Risa Takenaka a close second to Kyoto Sangyo University's Itoh, who finished in 16:06.

Kyoto Sangyo lead into the second 3k leg, followed by Ritsumeikan and three more runners. On the… Continue

Added by namban on December 23, 2008 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Fukuoka Marathon

The annual Fukuoka Marathon was held as usual on the first Sunday in December. Conditions were favourable and commentators were hoping for a fast race.

A group of Japanese and international runners, mostly invitational, went through the 5k in 15:07.

15k passed at a relatively slow 45:25, with still about 15 runners in the leading pack. The runners reached the half-marathon mark in 1:04:01, with commentators speculating that the slow pace would favour Japanese runners. At this point,… Continue

Added by namban on December 7, 2008 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Twitter ツイッター



担当: ユルゲン



One Year with RIT.pdf


If you do not speak English or Japanese, please use:

Français, Español, Deutsch, 한글

We will get back to you!


OECONEX grainmills



© 2020   Created by juergen wittstock.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service