Sunday, December 11, 2016
Race Start: 6:00 / Race Finish (Cutoff): 20:00
*Racers are required to complete a gear check, racer check-in and attend the race briefing scheduled on Saturday, December 10.
Matsuzaki to Shuzenji / Izu Peninsula, Shizuoka Prefecture
(Matsuzaki Town, Nishi-izu Town, Kawatsu Town, Numazu City, Izu City)
Izu Peninsula (called "Izu Hanto" in Japanese) is located approximately 100km southwest of Tokyo. It's a very famous resort area known for it's beautiful coastal scenery and abundant hot springs. The Izu Trail race is a one-way course starting from Matsuzaki on the southwestern coast and ending in Shuzenji in northern Izu.
* International Trail Running Association listed race
* UTMB Qualifying Race (4 points under the new point system)
Cumulative Altitude Gain:
14 hours (6:00 - 20:00)
# of Racers:
International registration only available to racers coming from outside of Japan and non-Japanese racers living in Japan.
(*) The qualifying trail running race must meet the following conditions outlined by the Izu Trail Journey:
1. The course and distance is officially announced by the race organizer.
2. Results must be timed and be confirmable by the race organizer.
3. The course must be at least 70% or 21km on non-paved trail.
4. The cumulative altitude gain must be greater than 1000 meters or have an altitude difference of a minimum of 500 meters.
Conditions to Participate:
JPY 19,000 (includes tax & insurance)
*Please note that entry fees cannot be refunded .
*It is customary in Japan for race registration sites to charge a system usage charge. This 10% fee (JPY 1900) will be added to your entry fee when registering.
Group accident insurance is included in the entry fee however if you are coming from overseas, it is highly recommended that you enroll in an overseas travel insurance plan that will cover you for the duration of your stay in Japan.
The coverage provided by the race’s group accident insurance plan is nominal as it is a supplemental plan geared towards Japanese residents who already have
Japanese Health Insurance coverage.
Please bring a copy of your insurance policy with you.
Awards & priority entry rights for next year's race for the top 10 finishers in the men's category and top 5 finishers in the women's category.
Important!! All racers must read the race rules and regulations before registering for the race. You can read through the rules by clicking here or by scrolling back up to the top of the page to click on the sub-menu on the right hand column.
Race Director/ Producer:
Overall Race Director - Tatsuo Chiba
Race Course Producer - Tsuyoshi Kaburaki - Trail Runner (Professional Athlete)
Izu Trail Running Race Committee
Consisting of: Matsuzaki Town, Nishi-Izu Town, Izu-shi, Matsuzaki Tourism Association, Nishi-Izu Tourism Association, Izu Tourism Association, Izu Commerce & Industry Association, Izu Athletic Association, Hana-Roma General incorporate Association, Nishi-Izu Historical Trail Revitalization Project、NPO Surprise, Sotoe Ltd.
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