General Information

Information about the Tokyo Marathon 2017 for anyone involved.

The Foundation’s History

  • April, 2004 The City of Tokyo, together with JAAF (Japan Association Of AthleticFederations), starts discussions towards holding a metropolitan marathon in 2005.
  • October 20, 2005 The City of Tokyo and JAAF sign a Basic Agreement on the Tokyo Marathon.
  • February 18, 2007 Tokyo Marathon 2007 Race Day
  • February 17, 2008 Tokyo Marathon 2008 Race Day
  • March 22, 2009 Tokyo Marathon 2009 Race Day
  • February 28, 2010 Tokyo Marathon 20010 Race Day
  • February 27, 2011 Tokyo Marathon 2011 Race Day
  • February 26, 2012 Tokyo Marathon 2012 Race Day
  • October 1, 2012 Tokyo Marathon joins Abbott World Marathon Majors (AbbottWMM).
  • February 24, 2013 Tokyo Marathon 2013 Race Day
  • February 23, 2014 Tokyo Marathon 2014 Race Day
  • February 22, 2015 Tokyo Marathon 2015 Race Day
  • February 28, 2016 Tokyo Marathon 2016 (10 th Anniversary Event)
  • February 26, 2017 Tokyo Marathon 2017 (provisonal) *Course change (finish line will be move to the Tokyo station front)

Supreme advisor

Shintaro Ishihara Former Governor of Tokyo
Shintaro Ishihara
Former Governor of Tokyo
Yohei Kono Former President of Japan Association of Athletics Federations(JAAF)
Yohei Kono
Former President of Japan Association of
Athletics Federations(JAAF)
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  • Major Partners
  • STARTS CORPORATION INC.
  • Yamazaki Baking Co., Ltd.
  • ASICS Japan Corp.
  • Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • Main Partners
  • BMW Japan Corp.
  • KINTETSU INTERNATIONAL
  • The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited
  • SEIKO HOLDINGS CORPORATION
  • Toray Industries, Inc.
  • McDonald's Company (Japan), Ltd.
  • Active Partners
  • Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
  • Seven-Eleven Japan Co.,Ltd.
  • ASAHI BREWERIES, LTD.
  • American Express International, Inc.
  • ALL NIPPON AIRWAYS CO., LTD
  • KAGOME Co., Ltd.
  • Photocreate Co.,Ltd
  • ZENROSAI(National Federation of Workers and Consumers Insurance Cooperatives)
  • KONICA MINOLTA, INC.
  • SECOM CO.,LTD.
  • Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co.,Inc.
  • Daiwa Securities Group
  • Shiseido Japan Co.,Ltd
  • IBM Japan,Ltd.
  • Supporting Partners
  • NIHON KOHDEN CORPORATION
  • KOYOU HOLDINGS Co., Ltd.
  • Shimizu Octo,Inc.
  • Dole Japan, Inc.