RACE DATE: February 25, 2018
START TIME: 9:10 AM
COURSE: The course starts at the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building. It drops about 100 feet in elevation during the beginning 5K. The course provides a tour of downtown Tokyo with the finish near Tokyo Station.
ENTRY FEE : The entry fee is included in your package price. Marathon Tours & Travel will coordinate all race entries with the Tokyo Marathon.
ELIGIBILITY: Marathon entrants must be at least 19 years of age on race day. The race is limited to 35,500 runners.
TIME LIMIT: The course is open for seven hours. The time limit is based on the gun time, not net time. A cut-off time is strictly enforced at each checkpoint due to limited duration of traffic control, security operation and even operation. The runners who fail to pass through the checkpoint before the cut-off time will be pulled from the race and disqualified.
NUMBER PICKUP: You must pick up your race bib and packet at the Registration & Expo prior to race day. Marathon Tours & Travel has scheduled a stop at the Expo on Friday, February 24.
TEMPERATURE: Average temperatures on race day are between 35 and 50 degrees Fahrenheit.