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Beppu-Oita Mainichi Marathon

Mr Megumi Furuichi
Mainichi-Shinbun, Beppu-Oita Mainichi Marathon Office, 13-1, Konya-machi, Kokurakita-ku, Kita Kyushu-city (802-8651), Fukuoka

T: +81 93 511 1119

Next event: Sun 3 February 2019

Fukuoka International Open Marathon Championship

Articles relating to this race:

The Japanese “Open” in Distance Running Edition 4 2016

Takanori Saito
The Asahi Shimbun Company
Fukuoka Secretariat
2-1-1, Hakata Eki-mae
Hakata-ku, Fukuoka

T: +81 92 411 1137

www.fukuoka-marathon.com/en/index.html

Next event: to be confirmed

Gifu Half Marathon

Tetsuya “Teddy” Okamura
1-6-1, Sannomaru
Naka-ku, Nagoya 460-8511

T: +81 52 212 0501

www.gifu-marathon.jp

Next event: Sun 28 April 2019

Hokkaido Marathon

Keita Setaka
The Hokkaido Marathon Secretariat
The Hokkaido Shimbun Press
Nishi-3, Odori
Chuo-ku, Sapporo
Hokkaido, 060-8711

T: +81 112 32 0840

hokkaido-marathon.com

Next event: Sun 25 August 2019

Kagawa Marugame International Half Marathon

Articles relating to this race:

The Japanese method in Distance Running April–June 2010

Masaharu Kaji
Marugame Shimin Gymnastics, 924-1, Kanakura-cho, Marugame-shi, Kagawa-pref 763 0053

T: +81 877 24 6274

www.km-half.com

Next event: Sun 3 February 2019

Kanazawa Marathon

Yukiyoshi Yamano
1-1 Kakinokibatake
Kanazawa City
Ishikawa Pref

T: +81 76 220 2726

www.kanazawa-marathon.jp

Next event: to be confirmed

Kitakyushu Marathon

Kenji Kitahashi
1-1 Jonai
Kokurakita-ku
Kitakyushu

T: +81 93 582 2831

kitakyushu-marathon.jp

Next event: Sun 17 February 2019

KIX Senshu International Marathon

Osami Takeyama
Senshu Bldg 8th Floor 27-1
Miyamoto-cho
Kishiwada-city
Osaka-pref 596-0054

T: +81 72 436 3440

www.senshu-marathon.jp

Next event: Sun 17 February 2019

Kobe Marathon

Articles relating to this race:

Thanks and friendship in Distance Running Edition 1 2015

Hisashi Yamane
Kobe Marathon Executive Committee
No.4-9-5, Kitanagasa-dori
Chuo-ko
Kobe, Hyogo 650-0012

T: +81 78 325 1430

www.kobe-marathon.net

Next event: Sun 17 November 2019

Kochi Ryoma Marathon

Masanao Ozaki
1-7-52, Marunochi
Kochi-shi
Kochi 780-0850

T: +81 8 8823 3971

ryoma-marathon.jp

Next event: Sun 17 February 2019

Kyoto Marathon

(京都マラソン)

Articles relating to this race:

On recovery road in Distance Running Edition 2 2012

Do you Kyoto? in Distance Running Edition 2 2015

Masayoshi Sakoda
The R-bies, Inc. Osaka Branch Asenz Shin-Osaka Bld.1F 6-1-15 Nishi-Nakajima Yodogawa-ku
Osaka 532-0011

T: +81 6 6305 6330

www.kyoto-marathon.com

Next event: Sun 17 February 2019

Lake Biwa Mainichi Marathon

(びわ湖毎日マラソン大会)

Articles relating to this race:

Maintaining a tradition in Distance Running Edition 2 2018

Rieko Kumagai
The Mainichi Newspapers Osaka Headquarters
3-4-5 Umeda, Kita-ku
Osaka 530-8251

T: +81 663 46 8249

www.lakebiwa-marathon.com

Next event: Sun 10 March 2019

Lake Saroma 100km Ultra Marathon

Jiro Hashimoto
2-4-12 Jingumae, Sibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0001

T: +81 3 5771 7907

saromanblue.jp/index.shtml

Next event: Sun 30 June 2019

Mount Fuji Marathon

Articles relating to this race:

Running as worship in Distance Running Edition 1 2016

Nikkan Sports Press
c/o Sports Information Centre Co., Ltd.
502 Bureau Shimbashi Bldg
5-7-13, Shimbashi
Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-004

T: +81 3 5733 2451

fujisan-marathon.jp

Next event: Sun 24 November 2019

Nagano Marathon

Articles relating to this race:

Powered by the Olympic rings in Distance Running Edition 3 2015

Kouta Furuuchi
1-3-8 Hakoshimizu
Nagano City, 380-0801

T: +81 26 252 7687

www.naganomarathon.gr.jp

Next event: Sun 21 April 2019

Nagoya Women’s Marathon

Tetsuya “Teddy” Okamura
The Chunichi Shimbun
1-6-1, Sannomaru
Naka-ku, Nagoya 460-8511

T: +81 52 212 0501

womens-marathon.nagoya

Next event: Sun 10 March 2019

Nara Marathon

Shogo Arai
757 Horen-cho
Nara City
Nara Prefecture

T: +81 742 81 8752

www.nara-marathon.jp

Next event: Sun 9 December 2018

Ohme-Hochi 30km Road Race & 10km

Daijiro Asahara
The Hochi Shimbun
Sports & Culture Promotion Dept
4-6-49 Kounan, Minato-ku
Tokyo
108-8485

T: +81 3 5479 1294

www.ohme-marathon.jp

Next event: to be confirmed

Osaka Marathon

Articles relating to this race:

Marathon cheer in Distance Running Edition 1 2015

Mr. Kazuhiro Kawachi
14–16 Nanko-kita1
Suminoe-Ward Osaka City

T: +81 6 6210 9317

www.osaka-marathon.com/index_en.html

Next event: to be confirmed

Osaka Women’s Marathon

Articles relating to this race:

Stargazing from up close in Distance Running Edition 2 2017

Yasuhiro Yamada
Kansai Telecasting Corporation
KTV, 2-1-7, Ogimachi, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-8408

T: +81 6 6314 8550

www.osaka-marathon.jp

Next event: Sun 27 January 2019

Saitama International Marathon

Hiroki Sugiyama
Saitama International Marathon Headquarters
1F
5-8-41 Tokiwa
Urawa-ku
Saitama, Saitama 300-8551

T: +81 48 832 2561

saitama-international-marathon.jp

Next event: Sun 9 December 2018

Tokushima Marathon

Advert in Distance Running 2017 Edition 4
Kamon Iizumi
1-1 Bandai-cho
Tokushima City 770-8570

T: +81 88621 2150

www.tokushima-marathon.jp

Next event: Sun 17 March 2019

Tokyo Marathon

Online advert
Tad Hayano
Ariake Frontier Building 8F
3-7-26, Koto-ku
Tokyo, 135-0063

T: +81 3 5500 6677

www.marathon.tokyo/en/

Next event: Sun 3 March 2019

Toyama Marathon

Takakazu Ishii
1–7, Shinsogawa
Toyama City
Toyama Prefecture 930-8501

T: +81 76 444 4102

www.toyamamarathon.com/entry/oversea.html

Next event: to be confirmed

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