This tournament is organized for runners across the country (from beginner to veterans) who work hard in their physical fitness. Through the Fun Run and tournament we aim to promote health and physical development while also fostering harmony and friendship among participants and islanders.
2017 Kume Island Marathon
Kumejima Town, Okinawa and Okinawa Masters Athletics Federation
Kumejima Town Athletic Association, Okinawa Times Co., Kume Island Tourism Association, Kume Island Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Kume Island Marathon Executive Committee
Kume Island Town Board of Education, Okinawa Prefecture, Okinawa Convention and Visitors Bureau, Southern Municipality Association, Foundation for the Promotion of Southern Areas, Southern Area Municipal Affairs Association, Ryukyu Broadcasting, Okinawa Television, Ryukyu Asashi TV, Okinawa Radio, FM Kumejima
10/22/2017 (Sunday) [Subject to Weather]
Kumejima Town Nakazato Baseball Stadium (Start and Finish)
|Full Marathon||42.195km||7 hours|
|Checkpoint 1||23km||h40m from start|
|Checkpoint 2||33km||5h30m from start|
|Half Marathon||21.0975km||3 hours 30 minutes|
|5km||1 hour 30 minutes|
|Opening Ceremony||10/23 (Sun)||7:20|
|Start||Full Marathon Start||7:30|
|Half Marathon Start||9:00|
|42.195km||about every 3km|
|21.0975km||about every 3km|
|10km||3km and 6km points|
Persons age 16 and up. Persons under 18 require parental consent.
Upto 3 awards will be presented to the top of each class, to be separated by gender and age with 5 year increments. Each Course (Full, Half, 10km, 5km) separated by gender and age leading to 24 classes.
|General (age 16-29)||30class (age 30-34)||35class (age 35-39)||40class (age 40-44)|
|45class (age 45-49)||50class (age 50-54)||55class (age 55-59)||60class (age 60-64)|
|65class (age 65-69)||70class (age 70-74)||75class (age 70-74)||80class (age 80 and up)|
*Upto 3 overall awards presented for Full and Half marathons for men and women.
|General||High School Student|
【General】Tshirt, Finisher Certificate (with ranking), Lunch (Your choice at venu stand), Finisher Medal
【High School Student】Tshirt, Finisher Certificate (with ranking), Finisher Medal
Kumejima Town Nakazato Baseball Stadium (venue)
*Awamori and Softdrinks (Free)
*Food, drinks available at stalls (charge)