Shibuya - Omotesando Women's Run 2017

Sun 26 Mar, 2017

Yoyogi Park, B Area
2-1 Yoyogikamizonocho, Shibuya-ku
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About The Race
The Shibuya – Omotesando Women’s Run is a running race for women on a course through the center of Tokyo’s fashionable Shibuya district. Every year 5,000 women in the latest colorful running gear enjoy the chance to run through the heart of the city. Whether you’re running or coming to cheer, make the most of this memorable day!
Flag-off Time & Location

26 Mar, 2017, Sun, 9:00 am

2-1 Yoyogikamizonocho, Shibuya-ku
Race Entry Pack Collection

26 Mar, 2017, 7:00 am to 8:30 am

Yoyogi Park, B Area
2-1 Yoyogikamizonochō,
• Please note that you must check-in on the day of the race.
• Please bring a smartphone to show the screen displaying your number that will be sent with the Race Guide.
Entitlements
  • Race Bib
  • Race T-Shirt

This race is staged on the sunny main streets of Shibuya and Omotesando!

Main streets that are normally crowded with people and cars like Koen Dori and Omotesando, are closed just for the race. The first half of the course through hilly Shibuya has a lot of ups and downs that make it challenging, but if you practice properly it’ll be no problem! Even beginners will have plenty of fun.



This is the only day of the year that Meiji Shrine is open to runners!

Meiji Shrine is a green oasis in the center of the metropolis of Tokyo. Running through the hustle and bustle of the big city, you can experience the very peaceful quiet side of Tokyo. You’ll experience the bliss of running through this power spot in the fresh morning air, a special privilege Meiji Shrine grants only to this important race.

Accessibility

10-minute walk from Shibuya Sta. on JR / Tokyu Line. 
15-minute walk from JR Harajuku Sta.

Course

Course: Adjacent to Yoyogi Park Amphitheater → Roads around Shibuya → Omotesando → Meiji Shrine → Nishisando → Yoyogi Park West Gate → Yoyogi Park Amphitheater

Cut-off Points

• 2.4 km: 9:27 a.m.
• 7.2 km: 10:04 a.m.
• 10 km: 10:30 a.m.

Eligibility for Participation
Women born before Apr, 1, 2001
Awards
1st-6th overall, 1st-6th in each five-year age group.

Are there changing facilities?

Changing facilities are available for use at the main race venue.

Are there lockers available?

You can leave luggage in the changing facilities, at the main race venue. However, you will be responsible for any valuables.

How is the start organized?

The race will start in four waves occuring two minutes apart. You will be directed to the appropriate group’s location at the start point.

Is it OK if I am late for the start?

You will not be allowed to start once the end of the pack has crossed the starting line.

How many drink stations are there?

We plan to have two drink stations. You will be able to have water and a sports drink. Both water and a sports drink will also be available before and after the race.

Is there a cutoff time?

Checkpoints will close at 9:27 a.m. at 2.4 km, 10:04 a.m. at 7.2 km, and 10:30 a.m. at the finish line. If you do not clear any checkpoint by the specified time you will not be allowed to continue running.

How can I find out my finish time?

You will be able to look up your finish time by phone or computer on race day. Age group finishing place and other information will be available on Runnet on a later date.

Can I go to the race by car?

Race-only parking is not available at the venue, so please use public transportation if possible.

Can I cheer along the course?

There are places to cheer along the course. However, cheering from overhead pedestrian bridges is prohibited because it is dangerous. Also, please be careful not to block pedestrians on the sidewalks.

Shibuya Omotesando Women’s Run Executive Committee
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