January 4, 2020

40th Tateyama Wakashio Marathon in Chiba

September 5, 2019

August 2019 Race Results

• Not too many races in August due to the heat, but there are a few. One was the Kita-ku Akabane Marathon, where Yuta Suda WON […]
May 30, 2019

Yokohama North Dock Ekiden

May 1, 2019

April 2019 Race Results

The first parkrun in Japan took place on the 6th, at Futakotamagawa. 343 people enjoyed the nice weather and friendly atmosphere for a 5K run. About […]
April 17, 2019

Two Teams Race the Tamako Ekiden

On Thursday March 21st, a holiday, eight Namban Rengo men took part in the Tamako Ekiden (35 mins. west of Shinjuku).
April 3, 2019

March 2019 Race Results

The big event for March, in fact the big event for the year, was the Tokyo Marathon on the 3rd. We had a good group running […]
March 4, 2019

February 2019 Race Results

February began with strong Namban showings at the Kanagawa Half Marathon on the 3rd. Chris Winter’s friend Ben Kelly came up from Melbourne and WON the […]
December 28, 2018

December 2018 Results Roundup

The month began as usual with the Okutama Ekiden. This year Namban Rengo fielded 7 teams, 4 men’s and 3 women’s. The A team finished 7th […]
December 9, 2018

Running the Nakasendo — Kyoto to Tokyo

The Nakasendo is the ancient highway between Kyoto and Tokyo and has become a popular route for tourists, particularly from Australia and the UK. Many walk […]