The 63rd National Katsuta Marathon


Run with the wind!



The 63rd National Katsuta Marathon will be held on Sunday, January 25th, 2014.

It will be held on a large scale, welcoming Eric Wainaina as a guest runner!



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You can enter a contest now!

*If you’re interested in entry, please check the official website.

URL:   [Japanese only]







Date: Sunday, January 25th, 2014   rain or shine

Application period: Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 to Monday, November 17, 2014

※we do not accept the application after the deadline for application


【opening ceremony, award ceremony】 January 2th

・opening ceremony 9:15 a.m. [Ishikawa sports park]

・award ceremony

10km runner → 1:00 p.m.  [Ishikawa sports park]

Full marathon runner → 2:00p.m. [Ishikawa sports park]

Entry fee

○Full marathon runner : 5,000 yen [Junior high school student 3,000yen ]

○10km runner : 4,000 yen [Junior high school student 3,000 yen]


Ishikawa sports park [Ishikawa, Hitachinaka, Ibaraki]


10minutes by walk from Katsuta station of JR Joban line

※  Free shuttle bus will operate that day.

Qualifications for entry

・Japan’s National Track and Field Association registrants and general athlete

・It does not matter to the nationality. But, More than a high school student.

・Please observe the manner as a runner.


○About this contest [8:30-17:30 Monday to Friday]

  National Katsuta Marathon office

TEL: 029-262-5615 / FAX: 029-262-5637

1go-12ban, 2-chome, Wada, Hitachinaka, Ibaraki 〒311-1292


○About application by cellphone or Internet

   Please use the RUNNET inquiry form.