Kitakyushu Marathon with gorgeous finishing medals


Running around the tourist spots of Kitakyushu, there are a full marathon of the Japan Athletic Federation and AIMS official course, half and half pairs’ relay marathon, and 3km and 5km fun runs. Finishers of the full marathon receive a gorgeous medal designed by the manga artist Reiji Matsumoto and traditional Kokuraori cloth ribbon which was loved by Ieyasu Tokugawa.

Event date: every year on the 3rd Sunday in February (planned)

Basic Information

Address (Japanese) 福岡県北九州市小倉北区城内1-1 北九州市役所前スタート
Address Kitakyushu City Full Marathon Course: Starts in front of Kitakyushu City Hall
Contact Kitakyushu Marathon Executive Committee Secretariat
Access Starting point “Kitakyushu City Hall”
About 10 minutes from JR Kokura Station (standard, bullet trains)

*Information on facilities is subject to change. Please check each official website for the latest information.


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