Mar. 8, 2019

The start time for the Avid BBQ on Sun. April 28 has been changed to 12:00 - 15:00 (the BBQ will be at lunchtime instead of dinner time). The UTMF Awards Ceremony ends at 10:00 on Sunday and the location of the BBQ is just less than a 10 minute walk from the finish line/awards ceremony. If you haven't signed up for the BBQ and would still like to, please contact us by email.


Mar. 8, 2019

The Golden Week Holidays is the busiest holiday in Japan. Please make sure to book your reservations well in advance before things get fully booked.

Reservation status as at March 8, 2019

Plan A Japanese Guesthouse - rooms available but please reserve soon!

Plan B Western Style B&B Inn (Hotel Yesterday) - sold out.

Plan C Japanese Ryokan Inn (Nagahama Ryokan) - only 2 rooms left.


Dec. 10, 2018

Avid Racer Support Packages for UTMF is now available. Please make a booking here.

Plan D will be available as soon as it is confirmed.


Dec. 4, 2018

We start taking reservation of the Avid Accommodation & Racer Support Packages for the 2019 UTMF at 10:00, on Monday December 10, 2018. We are sorry Plan D is not ready as of today, so please select either Plan A, B, or C for now.

Detailed information of Plan A, B, & C is available on this website. We'll keep you informed as soon as Plan D gets ready and we are happy to switch your plan from other plan to Plan D without penalty if you wish.


Nov. 21, 2018

We will be taking bookings for the Avid Accommodation & Racer Support Packages for the 2019 UTMF starting in mid-December once all the details are finalized with all the hotels. If you would like us to send you an email once everything is ready and the reservation system is open, please sign up for our Avid Mailing List from here.


Nov. 20, 2018

UTMF race registration lottery results were announced on November 20, 2018. Please check the official race website News & Information section for details.