February 26, 2017: the Tokyo Marathon

Tokyo Marathon takes place on February 26, 2017

16774280371_5e11b73ffd_bThis sporting event is very popular among fans of this specialty, but not only. The Tokyo Marathon is very popular with runners from every corner of the planet, not only for the very welcome path, but also for the excellent organization that Japan and its people are able to offer.

The Tokyo Marathon 2017 is certified IAAF Gold Label Road Races, and presents a path that winds through some of the most significant areas of the Japanese metropolis. For example, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building, the Hibyia Park, the Imperial Palace, Ginza, Nihonbashi, Asakusa, Tokyo Big Sight Tusukiji and representing the culmination of the marathon.

These Tokyo city areas are all of great interest and have the different characteristics between them. It unites the presence of elements that recall and highlight a love for their country, soul and typical of the Japanese spirit, which showed during the whole of his beautiful and fascinating history.

The last year, the marathon was held on February 28, 2016. On February 26 the 2017 edition will take place and all are looking forward to the Tokyo Marathon 2017. In the last edition they have triumphed in the men’s category, the Ethiopian Feyisa Lilesa, while the women’s category the Kenyan Helah Kiprop.

The pre-marathon period it will open the Marathon Expo, an area where you’ll find everything about the world that revolves around this event.

The Tokyo Marathon and other major marathons that take place in the world are included in the calendar that Medal In Frame publishes on its website. What are you waiting for? Go to the page and marked the marathons that interest you!