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1,229 runners got together in Odaiba

On Sunday, May 22nd 2011, We held The First Tokyo Marathon Official Event “Fun Run for East Japan ‘ Run Together ! ‘ ” This event was held as “Fun Run for East Japan ‘ Run Together !’ ” disaster relief efforts to help those affected by the Tohoku-Region Pacific Coast Earthquake. The 1,229 runners from the all over the country came participated for this event with their prayers.
We started this event from Yoga, and then there was often filled roar of laughter and energetic voice of participants who ran for this 5K course.
One of the participant who was from disaster area said ‘ There were full of energy of cheering on the sidelines and everybody ran with smile. I was very happy to be participated. Then now, I feel more motivated through this event. ‘ . There were absolutely full of lively voice and smiles which led everybody becomes one.


At the opening ceremony, the event hall resounded with the clapping of the audiences for Kaori Fukuoka (who was from Fukushima prefecture where the affected area). She was participated this event as a volunteer staff that announced ‘I have been still suffering and having a hard time since the earthquake disaster happened. This Earthquake and Tsunami took everything away from me as my house, the place of work and so on which keeps me feeling depressed and I still feel so much worried about my future. This reality is much worse than the NEWS that you have watched. But through this charity program, I hope the heart of the supporters and the victims become one and our prayers go to the victims. And we keep paying for quick recovery from this disaster .’ Arata Fujiwara whom a guest runner spoke ‘The smile works for cheering Japan up!!’We are told by this event how it was an important to everybody ran happily .




≪Race Information≫
Name Tokyo Marathon Foundation Official event ~Fun Run for East Japan’Run Together !’
Time & Date Sunday, May 22nd 2011 at 10am started
Registration 8am~9am (at Shiokaze Park/ Sunny Place Field)

Place

Odaiba Marine Park・Shiokaze Park / Special site

Organizer

Tokyo Marathon Foundation

Co-Organizer

Fuji Television Network Inc, Rinkai Machizukuri Conference, Tokyo Rinkai Fukutoshin Group

Supporting

Tokyo metropolitan government, Japan association of athletics

Organizer

federations
Official Sponsor ASICS Corporation, Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd

Official Suppliers

AQUA CITY ODAIBA, Venus Fort, OOEDO ONSEN MONOGATARI, Decks Tokyo Beach, Hotel Grand Pacific LE DAIBA, Hotel Nikko Tokyo

 

Holding Substance

(1) Fun Run ( Approx. 5K)
- The number of participants: 1,229 runners (No record measurement)
* Entire of visitors: Approx. 30,000 visitors
(2) The Tohoku-Region Pacific Coast Earthquake charity program
- The Tohoku-Region Pacific Coast Earthquake restoration support charity program, Charity Auction
- The Tohoku-Region Pacific Coast Earthquake restoration support morning fair (Sold Vegetables from Fukushima )





Comments from guest runners

*Arata Fujiwara: I usually run myself strictly. But I felt through this event that I would love to enjoy running as fun run at least once a year. I believe that the smiles bring everybody’s happiness and joyful.

*Akemi Masuda: I think the charity running and a running have the same meaning as’Run Together !’. I had so much fun running with all the participants in this event. It totally reminded me my old days of club activity.

*Masako Chiba: I was very appreciated that I could share the pleasure of being alive with all participants. I hope everybody keeps praying and supporting for this disaster. And I hope our thoughts go to the victims.

*Ari Ichihashi: when I saw the situation of during auction that I could see participant’s conscious mind became higher for the supporting. At the same time I could feel the full of power there. I would love to keep having this kind of event.
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