The registration for Tokyo Marathon 2010 had closed at 5PM on Monday, August 31, 2009(Japan time).

Participants will be announced in person via e-mail after a lottery in mid-October.
Please note that we are not able to answer inquiries about a lottery.

Time-line from the race entry application to the race day

July 7 (Tuesday) Distribution of Tokyo Marathon 2010 Application Guideline
August 1,(Saturday) Application process open to general public
Note: Application through internet opens at 10AM on August 1.
Note: Runners may apply either through Internet or using application form
August 31,(Monday) Application deadline

Note: Internet application deadline is 17:00 on Monday 31.
Note: Application form must arrive at the office by Monday 31.
Note: If number of applicants exceeds number of space available, lottery will be held.

Mid-October Results of the lottery will be announced and the applicants will be notified
Note: All applicants will be notified
Late October Deadline for the payment of race entry fee.  
Note: Please pay the race entry fee through one of the designated method
Late January,
(2010)
Guideline of participation to Tokyo Marathon will be mailed
Note: Guideline of participation will be distributed approximately a month before the event.
February 25,
(Thursday)
Bib Number Pick Up
Runner Check-in at the Tokyo Marathon Expo from 10:00 ~ 19:30 (Tentative)
February 26,
(Friday)
Bib Number Pick Up
Runner Check-in at the Tokyo Marathon Expo from 10:00 ~ 19:30 (Tentative)
February 27,
(Saturday)
Bib Number Pick Up
Runner Check-in at the Tokyo Marathon Expo from 10:00 ~ 19:30 (Tentative)
Note: No runners’ check-in on the race day
Note: ID will be required to verify the identity of runner
Note: Be sure to check-in on one of the three days
Note: Check-in at Tokyo Big Sight
February 28 , (Sunday) Race Day
9:05 Wheelchair start
9:10 Marathon & 10km start
Starting point: Tokyo Metropolitan Government
9:05 a.m. (Wheelchair division starts)
9:10 a.m. (Marathon, 10km Race starts)