Tokyo Marathon 2013 has launched a special emergency relief campaign to support the recovery of New York City which was hit hard by Hurricane Sandy on Oct 29. This fundraising campaign aims to show Tokyo Marathon’s support toward the New York City Marathon, which was cancelled this year due to the destruction.
Among individuals donating 100,000 yen or more, those who wish to participate in the marathon can run as charity runners (full marathon only: up to 3,000 runners on a first-come, first-served basis).
All donations will go toward relief efforts for victims through the American Red Cross.
Donation due date: 5 p.m. Nov 30 for those who apply through KNT Tokyo Marathon Entry Desk (E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). 5 p.m. Dec 16 for those who apply through Tokyo Marathon
2013 official website
Qualification: Complete donation of 100,000 yen or more (3,000 runners on a first-come,
- Fulfill all requirements on Tokyo Marathon 2013 guideline.
Where to apply: KNT Tokyo Marathon Entry Desk
Kinki Nippon Tourist Co Ltd. (KNT)
Global Business Management Branch
Tel: +81-3-6891-9600 Fax: +81-3-6891-9599
For more information, please call KNT Tokyo Marathon Entry Desk (+81-3-6891-9600) or
visit the Tokyo Marathon 2013 official website.