Runners

Information for those who wish to participate as runners, including entry information for Tokyo Marathon 2017.

Important information

Runner Handbook

To All Marathon Participants

Restrictions on carry-in items in the start area and on the course

Items that meet the following conditions are permitted.
[Drinks]
・Unopened commercially-available products. (paper cartons or aluminum pouches)
・Items with an individual volume of 250ml.
・Multiple items with a combined total volume of 500ml.
*Examples of items that may be carried in : Calorie Mate Jelly, POCARI SWEAT Jelly
[Spray cans]
・Unopened commercially-available products, but limited to items that are clearly classified as medical or cosmetic products.
・Limited to one item with an individual volume of 120ml.
*Examples of items that may be carried in :
AIR SALONPAS External Pain Relieving Spray(120ml or less), ANESSA Perfect UV Spray Sunscreen Aqua Booster

About Security Check at Entrance

Your wristband will be checked for proper application here. When passing through the entrance gate, please open the front of your jacket to show your number card, then proceed to baggage inspection and body check. We beg your understanding and smooth cooperation in response to staff instructions. Please note that restricted items must be forfeited or discarded on the spot.

How to get to the start blocks from the entrance gate

Baggage pick-up

As baggage claim return areas differ depending on runner’s color code, please make sure to look for your designated area, which matches the color of your number card or security wristband.

  • Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd.
  • STARTS CORPORATION INC.
  • Yamazaki Baking Co., Ltd.
  • ASICS Japan Corp.
  • Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • BMW Japan Corp.
  • KINTETSU INTERNATIONAL
  • The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited
  • SEIKO HOLDINGS CORPORATION
  • Toray Industries, Inc.
  • McDonald's Company (Japan), Ltd.
  • 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.
  • NIHON KOHDEN CORPORATIO
  • KOYOU HOLDINGS Co., Ltd.
  • Shimizu Octo,Inc.
  • 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
  • IBM Japan,Ltd.
  • Supporting Partners
  • NIHON KOHDEN CORPORATION
  • KOYOU HOLDINGS Co., Ltd.
  • Shimizu Octo,Inc.
  • Dole Japan, Inc.