The aim on Saturday December 9th is to raise funds by running a 55km ultra marathon (or half-distance option) from Ojima Komatsugawa Park on the Arakawa river, to a children's home in Kawagoe for a welcome party with the kids for whom they are raising funds. An early evening meal and Onsen is the reward for participants!
28 brave runners are participating of which 17 shall attempt the 55kms ultra marathon, the remainder seeking to finish the half-distance alternative. Runners can be sponsored by individuals or companies, who can donate directly to Mirai no Mori on the link below. Donations are tax deductible in Japan, receipts can be provided on request.
Entries have now closed for this event. Participants are asked to attend a final briefing evening and to collect their running vests on Monday December 4th from7-9pm at the office of BNP Paribas in Tokyo. Pre-registration necessary, please email firstname.lastname@example.org