One of Japan’s most competitive half-marathons lived up to its reputation on Sunday
A white van nearly struck a runner during a highly-popular long-distance road relay race in Japan earlier this week.
A runner in Japan in contention for a podium position at one of the nation’s most popular races was taken down by a dog on the loose.
May 30th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
The 2015 International Chiba Ekiden has been cancelled after 26 years of running. Event coordinators said they were having difficulty recruiting top talent. The Japan Association of Athletics Federation (JAAF) reached this decision on […]
You may remember hearing of the announcement of the Canadian team selected to race in the 2013 Chiba Ekiden, an international relay race that takes place each November in Japan. Unless you are fluent […]
November 23rd, 2013 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
Team Canada took eighth at the prestigious Chiba Ekiden in Japan on Saturday. The ekiden is a six-person relay where the runners race various distances that add up to a marathon (42.2K) in distance. […]