General Information

Information about the Tokyo Marathon 2018 for anyone involved.

SAFE & SECURE

The Tokyo Marathon asks for the cooperation of our runners, volunteers and spectators in understanding and supporting our security measures. We have titled our safety enhancement project ”SAFE&SECURE” and is striving to ensure that the marathon is the safest marathon in the world and the one which everyone can feel secure taking part in.

PR and awareness-raising aimed at security incident prevention

The Tokyo Marathon is requesting that the Tokyo Marathon runners and volunteers cooperate in activities aimed at ensuring the marathon is a safe and secure one.
Activities will include the wearing of wristbands and awareness-raising via the official website.

security wristband

Security enhancement measures

Reinforcing the surveillance system
 - Expand the coverage of surveillance to the entire course, rather than
the just covering the headquarters and major locations.
 -Increased installation of security cameras
(2017 – 86 cameras → 2018 – 133 cameras)
 - Increased installation of Clip Cameras.
 - In addition to the monitoring center at the headquarters, implement the
mobile monitoring center at Hibiya Park

Measures against intruding vehicles
 - Protection against terrors of intruding vehicles, etc.
 - Deployment of vehicle barriers along the course and at major locations

Taking and registering face photos of all runners upon Number Card pick-up at the Tokyo Marathon EXPO 2018
 - Utilizing the registered information for security measures like preventing falsifying entries, etc.

Vehicle barrier for preventing terror attack

Awareness Building on Crisis Managemen

The Tokyo Marathon puts up the posters and make participants prepare for the unexpected, including the race discontinuation.

You can check our website for more details.

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  • BMW Japan Corp.
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  • KOYOU RENTIA Co.,Ltd.
  • Shimizu Octo,Inc.
  • EMTG Co., Ltd.
  • Dole Japan, Inc.
  • Premier Partner
  • Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd.
  • 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
  • BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
  • IBM Japan,Ltd.
  • Supporting Partners
  • NIHON KOHDEN CORPORATION
  • KOYOU RENTIA Co.,Ltd.
  • Shimizu Octo,Inc.
  • EMTG Co., Ltd.
  • Dole Japan, Inc.