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Led by world record holders, the best athletes will gather. Kipchoge and Kosgei will run the city of Tokyo!

2022/2/18

World record holders, a Japanese men's national record holder, and the winners of the Abbott World Marathon Major events will compete at the Tokyo Marathon 2021 (March 6, 2022). Kicking off the Abbott World Marathon Majors Series XIV, this event will also serve as Marathon Grand Championship, a selection trial program created by JAAF.

Here's a video message from Eliud Kipchoge, who'll be leading the elite field!

■Bios


KIPCHOGE, Eliud(KEN)
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KOSGEI, Brigid(KEN)
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■Tokyo Marathon Race Director Tadaaki Hayano


As a race director and a fan, it is my pleasure and honor to welcome these athletes.
Please look forward to the Tokyo Marathon 2021 to witness the performance of the world record holders.

The full elite field can be found here.

  • Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd.
  • STARTS CORPORATION INC.
  • ASICS Japan Corp.
  • Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • KINTETSU INTERNATIONAL
  • SEIKO HOLDINGS CORPORATION
  • The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited
  • Toray Industries, Inc.
  • McDonald's Company (Japan), Ltd.
  • Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
  • Kokumin Kyosai coop(National Federation of Workers and Consumers Kyosai Cooperatives)
  • Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co.,Inc.
  • Kao Corporation
  • BATHCLIN CORPORATION
  • TOPPAN INC.
  • Daiwa Securities Group
  • Photocreate Co.,Ltd
  • NIHON KOHDEN CORPORATION
  • KOYOU RENTIA Co.,Ltd.
  • Fanplus, Inc.
  • Shimizu Octo,Inc.
  • SAGAWA EXPRESS CO., LTD.
  • Premier Partner
  • Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd.
  • Major Partners
  • STARTS CORPORATION INC.
  • ASICS Japan Corp.
  • Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • Main Partners
  • KINTETSU INTERNATIONAL
  • SEIKO HOLDINGS CORPORATION
  • The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited
  • Toray Industries, Inc.
  • McDonald's Company (Japan), Ltd.
  • Active Partners
  • Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
  • Kokumin Kyosai coop(National Federation of Workers and Consumers Kyosai Cooperatives)
  • Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co.,Inc.
  • Kao Corporation
  • BATHCLIN CORPORATION
  • TOPPAN INC.
  • Daiwa Securities Group
  • Supporting Partners
  • Photocreate Co.,Ltd
  • NIHON KOHDEN CORPORATION
  • KOYOU RENTIA Co.,Ltd.
  • Fanplus, Inc.
  • Shimizu Octo,Inc.
  • SAGAWA EXPRESS CO., LTD.