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 […]
December 6, 2018

Namban Rengo A Team Takes 7th Place in Okutama Ekiden!

Namban Rengo has been participating in the Okutama Ekiden (road relay) since 1989. The first three years we had very fast teams and finished in the […]
December 1, 2018

November 2018 Results Roundup

At the New York Marathon, Ryudo Tsukizaki ran his second fastest marathon: 2:42:16, Satoshi Hashimoto enjoyed the NYC atmosphere with a 3:15:07 and Yumi Kato enjoyed […]
November 30, 2018

November 2018 5K TT results

Oda track 16°, 70% humidity 31 men, 10 women
November 5, 2018

Namban Half & 10K Results — Nov. 4, 2018

61 runners took part in the 10k and Half Marathon on Sunday 4th November
November 2, 2018

October Results Roundup

This year’s Nagareyama 10K road race on the 7th was, in a word, HOT! 31°, probably 34 in the sun – and there was no shade. […]
November 1, 2018

October 2018 5K TT results

18°, 50% humidity, clear, no wind
October 5, 2018

September Results Roundup

Andy Drought went to England and ran the Carlisle 10K, emerging victorious! Our Spartan athletes were up in Kamikita, Gumma on the 8th. Jay Johannesen placed […]
September 8, 2018

Five Spartan Runners Prove Their Fitness

Five Nambanners participated in the Spartan Super obstacle race in Minakami, Gumma pref. on September 8th. The event entailed running for 10k up and down the […]