The Tokyo Marathon 2018 has come to another successful end!
Thanks to everyone for helping to make this happen.
We're deeply grateful to all involved in making this event a success.
The elite race was a fierce battle, with the ultimate winners being :
YAMAMOTO, Hiroyuki (Men's Wheelchair),
SCHAR, Manuela (Women's Wheelchair),
CHUMBA, Dickson (Men's Marathon), and
DIBABA, Birhane (Women's Marathon)
And SHITARA, Yuta also set a new Japanese record of 2:06:11 since 2002!
Ladies and Gentlemen and Volunteers,
To everyone who provided support for this year's safe and secure competition, and to everyone who offered their understanding and cooperation in spite of the day's long-term traffic restrictions:
Thanks to everyone involved in the Tokyo Marathon.
For another year, it truly became a "THE DAY WE UNITE"!
In the days and years ahead, with all your help and good wishes, the Tokyo Marathon will continue to run and continue to challenge all possibilities.