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Runner application now open!

Runner application now open!
Please be sure to read the Application Guidelines and Entry/Application Procedures, and submit your application upon agreeing to the conditions. Please note that if applications exceedcapacity, a drawing will be held.

(1)How to apply
Please apply online at
But first, you must register as a member at the JTB Sports Station. You must agree to the terms of use of the JTB Sports Station membership and complete membership registration there before you can enter.

From 10:00 a.m. April 6 (Thursday) to 23:59 July 4 (Tuesday), 2017 (*Japan Standard Time)
※First-come, first-served basis

(3)Entry fee payment
After completing your application at the JTB Sports Station site, you must confirm that entry fee payment has been completed according to the instructions. Even if you have completed your application, if payment of the entry fee is not received by the designated due date, your participation will not be confirmed and your application will be invalidated.

(4)Determining who will participate
Entry will be confirmed upon completion of payment of the entry fee.
Please note that entry applications will be closed when the maximum allowable number of entrants is reached.

Disabled applicants (holders of disability cards) should complete the required parts of the application.

Entry inquiries
Kobe Marathon Entry Center
Address: Kobe Marathon Entry Center, JTB West MICE Division, JTB Sports Station, Osaka, Japan

TEL: +81-6-6252-4009
Hours: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm (JST) (except Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays)

E-mail: The Kobe Marathon Entry Center will open on April 6 (Thursday) .
This will be the mailing address from which the documents, including certificates of event completion, will be sent.