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Updated Information for the Runners and Volunteers of the Tokyo Marathon 2020

2020/4/17

Due to situation surrounding COVID-19 (coronavirus), the Tokyo Marathon 2020 mass participation was cancelled, and we would like to sincerely apologize for causing great distress to all of our runners and volunteers registered for the Tokyo Marathon 2020 on Sunday, March 1.

As already announced, the registered runners and volunteers will have the option to defer their entry as outlined below.

However, due to escalating situation surrounding COVID-19 (coronavirus), the announced details may change. In cases of changes, we will make further announcement and we would like to thank you in advance for your understanding and cooperation.

1)To the runners registered for the Tokyo Marathon 2020
We would like to request our runners to choose either "Tokyo Marathon 2021" or "Tokyo Marathon 2022" for their entry deferral in July through the My Entry page.
We will notify via email when the system is available to make the selection.(May.15, 2020 updated)

Scheduled Event Dates:
(1) Tokyo Marathon 2021: Sunday, March 7, 2021
(2) Tokyo Marathon 2022: Sunday, March 6, 2022

2)To the volunteers of the Tokyo Marathon 2020 and other related events
(1) The entries to the Tokyo Marathon 2021 will be prioritized before others.
 ※More details will be announced in early October.

※Note, entry to the Tokyo Marathon 2021 Volunteer program will only be available in Japanese.

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