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Tamio Yokoyama
Kobe Marathon Executive Committee
No.4-9-5, Kitanagasa-dori
Kobe, Hyogo 650-0012

T: +81 78 325 1430

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Effects of pandemic continue to lead to cancellations

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Distance Running Edition 1 2015

“Thanks and friendship, 20 years after the earthquake” was the theme of the 2014 Kobe Marathon, and it literally shone through from the start. A sea of yellow-gloved runners in the full marathon provided the backcloth for the Mayor, in a striking red cap and jacket, to fire the starting gun at 9:00 sharp. Taken together they represented a sunflower: the symbol of the city’s regeneration.

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