Registrations for the SFMT 2019 begin on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 22:00 JST!
The Shinetsu Five Mountains Trail race (SFMT), produced by one of Japan's top trail runners - Hiroki Ishikawa, is one of Japan's most popular ultra-distance trail races . The race has categories: 110km and 100 miles.
International/Overseas Race Entries
The official Shinetsu Five Mountains Trail website is only available in Japanese. However, the race organizers would like to welcome participants from around the world and has asked Avid Adventures Japan to provide information about the race in English and to manage their international/overseas race entries.
This year the race will be held from September 14 -16, 2019.
Non-Japanese racers living outside of Japan (or temporarily living in Japan) can sign up for the race through the international/overseas registration system. Race slots of 30 will be filled on a first come first serve basis.
Race registrations will begin on Sunday, May 19, 2019.
Shinetsu Five Mountains Trail
Mt. Madarao ~ Mt. Myoko ~ Mt. Kurohime ~ Mt. Togakushi ~ Mt. Iizuna
The Race Course
Assistance Points, Pacers & Drop Bags
Consideration for the Environment
May 23, 2019
SFMT 2019 race registrations are still available for international racers as of today.
Looking forward to hearing from you!
May 14, 2019
SFMT 2019 RACE REGISTRATIONS
Shinetsu Five Mountain Trail 2019 race registrations for both overseas/international racers and Japan will begin on SUNDAY, MAY 19, 2019 at 22:00 Japan Standard Time!
Overseas racers can register for the race from the Avid website (a registration button will be available on May 19).
See Race Info for further details.
We look forward to seeing you there!
March 31, 2019
RACE DATES FOR 2019
The overall race schedule for the 2019 SFMT has been officially announced as follows:
September 14-16, 2019
- Race start for 100 mile category: 18:30, Saturday September 14
- Race start for 110 km category: 5:30, Sunday September 15