General runner application for TOKYO MARATHON 2018 (which will be held on February 25, 2018) has been closed on August 31st. We hereby announce the total number of applicants as follows.
【Breakdown of Applicants】
Total number of general entry applicants（Marathon, 10km） 320,794 entries
1. Marathon: (26,370 places*) 319,777 entries
2. 10km: (400 places*) 1,017 entries
(*Numbers of places assigned to the general lottery entries exclude the following number of priority, charity entry places, etc. from marathon and 10km total entry places (35,500 and 500, respectively).
(**The number of marathon applicants is higher than those from past races).
【Other application details for reference】
・Priority entry for ONE TOKYO premium members [3,000** places] 27,139 entries
(**Application period: July 1st - 31st [lottery results have already been notified])
・Charity runners [4,000 places(includes 100 active charity runners)] 3,900 entries
・RUN as ONE -TOKYO MARATHON (Semi-Elite, general) [2,000 places]
For more details, please go to https://www.marathon.tokyo/en/runner/run-as-one/
・The applications for the elite athletes [Marathon:100 places, Wheelchair marathon:30
places] will open in December.
・10km entrants [Junior & Youth:100 places] will be coordinated under the educational program of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government for the Great East Japan Earthquake affected areas.