Ibusuki Nanohana Marathon

The 32th Ibusuki Nanohana Marathon will be held on Sunday,January 13, 2013.
This Nanohana Marathon is famous and popular in Japan.
There are over 18,000 entries, not only from across Japan but also from overseas countries such as Korea and Taiwan.
The Marathon course has many tourist spots such as, Lake Ikeda, Mt.Kaimon,
and Kagoshima's Flower Park, and You will also see Nanohana (rapeseed,
yellow flower) in blooming every where.
You will enjoy variety scenery.
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RACE INFORMATION

RACE@DAY@@January@13,@ 2013.


COURSES 42.195 kilometers

ENTRY AGE From 19 years and upwards---42.195 kilometers


ENTRY FEE ‚S‚T‚O‚O (Yen Only)

FINISHER CERTIFICATE Certificates are for Finishers only, not entrants.
Finishers will receive a Certificate at the city gymnasium
at the end of the Race Day.

AWARDS Awards will be presented according to Ranking, Age Group,
the one who traveled the farthest, Oldest athlete, Couple,
Sister Cities participants.

SPECIAL PRESENTS 2 Tickets for Honolulu Marathon, 1 ticket for Chitose Marathon
and 1 ticket for Seoul Tour.
Winners will be selected by the lottery.


RACE DAY


RUNNER PROCEDURE At the city gymnasium on Saturday , Jan 12from 2 pm to 5:30 pm
(check-in) on Sunday , Jan 13from 6:30am to 8 am .

START 42.195 km.course--- 9 am in front of the city community hall-nanohanakan


FINISH City athletic field
Official close at 5 pm for 35 km.
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OPENING CEREMONY At 4 pm on Saturday , Jan 12at the city gymnasium.

AWARDS CEREMONY
Awards for 42.195 km. --- At 3 pm at the city gymnasium.

CLOSING CEREMONY After the Awards Ceremony .

MARATHON COURSE Around IBUSUKI , YAMAGAWA and KAIMON.
isee map below)

RACE NUMBER It will be given to you from Saturday, Jan 12or
Sunday, Jan 13.
To facilitate pick up , please bring your Confirmation Card .

PARKING Parking will be allowed in or near the gymnasium .
*Come by public transportation as if possible .

VALUABLES May be left with the Information Center or at the gymnasium.

REFRESHMENTS STATIONS Every 2.5 km. to 7.5 km. There are 14 Refresher Stations



ENTRY INFORMATION


ENTRY FEE ‚S‚T‚O‚O
*Entry Fee is Non-Refundable and Non-Transferable

ENTRY PERIOD From Oct 1 to Nov 30. *Not acceptable on Race Day.

ENTER ONLINE A secure online entry form for the 32th Nanohana Marathon
is available from Oct 1 to Nov 30 through the website.
*Credit card payment excepted
http://www.sportsentry.ne.jp (Japanese language only)
(PH)0985-35-8665
PAPER ENTRY FORMS To receive a paper form by mail.
Click below Entry form and please fill out application blanc.
Paper form will be mailed to you.

ENTRY CONFIRMATION Confirmation Cards will be mailed to entrants in late December.



IMPORTANT NOTES


1:This marathon follows the rules and regulations of the Japanease Marathon Union.

2:The sponsors will prepare the sports insurance.

3:Please have a doctor's check-up before paticipating.

4:The sponsor is not responsible for any accidents that may occur during the race.

5:The average temperture at the time of the race will be around 10Ž-15Ž.




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– If you need more information, please contact us.

TRAVEL INFORMATION----JTB KAGOSHIMA
Phone:099-227-5205, Fax :099-239-6090

Others --- IBUSUKI NANOHANA MARATHON ORGANIZER OFFICE
2-5-33 Minato, Ibusuki -City, Kagoshima,891-0401
Phone:0993-22-2550