Aug 27, 2016

Important time changes!

The following time schedules have been changed. Please check the website.

 -Shuttle bus from Iiyama Stn. on Saturday: 12:00/14:00 -> 13:00/14:30

 -Race cut-off at 5A: 18:00 -> 17:30  

Aug 20, 2016

The race entry was closed

The race registration was closed. Thank you for joining with SFMT 2016. 

Jun 6, 2016

2016 Race entry is now open!

The race registration for SFMT 2016 started last night.

Please make sure you are in now if you want to run this amazing race! 

Jun 1, 2016

2016 Race packages for Shinetsu

Information about accommodation and transportation packages is now available. You will be able to sign up for these race packages when the race registration opens on Jun 5, 2016.

Click here for details:  Race Packages 2016


May 18, 2016

Race Dates & Registration for 2016

The Shinetsu Trail will be taking place frm Sept. 17-19, 2016 this year. 

Sept. 17 - Racer bib pickup, welcome party

Sept. 18 - Race start (early morning)

Sept. 19 - Finish cutoff, awards ceremony


Both the Japanese and English race registration will start on Sunday, June 5th, 8:00pm (Japan Standard Time). Only racers coming from overseas or require English can register from the English registration site provided by Avid Adventures. We've been receiving a lot of inquiries about the race and expect it to be sold out quite quickly so please enter early!

Race details will be posted on this website as soon as we receive and translate all the information from the Shinetsu Trail Race (hopefully by the last week of May)!  We'll post updates on Avid's Facebook page to let you know when the details are available. Thank you so much for your patience!


Jul. 23, 2015

The overseas registration is now closed.

The overseas/international race slots are now completely full. We look forward to seeing you at the race!

Apr. 30, 2015

Race registration starts on May 1, 2015 (20:00 Japan Standard Time)

Race registration for both Japanese and International/Overseas racers starts on May 1, 2015 at 20:00.  Entries will be accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis and will close once the race is full. International racers coming from overseas and non-Japanese racers living in Japan who require English assistance can sign up for the race from this website.


Mar. 12, 2015

Race dates officially announced

The Shinetsu Five Mountains trail race will be held on September 22-22, 2015. The official race website will be updated soon.