The 3rd Osaka marathon will be held on Sunday October 27, 2013.
Entries are now open for runners inside and outside of Japan.
Applications close on May 1st, 2013 for internet applicants, April 19th for postal entries.
Enter now for your chance to ‘run Osaka!’
(1)Elite runners (2)General runners (3)Wheelchair race
2.Challenge Run (8.8 km)
Date Sunday, October 27, 2013
（Marathon） Start: Osaka Castle Park. Finish: INTEX Osaka.
（Challenge Run） Start: Osaka Castle Park. Finish: Osaka City Hall.
（Course does not meet official specifications, thus times will not be recognized for records）
*Time Limits Marathon : 7 hours; Challenge Run : 1 hour 50 minutes
*Number of Entrants Marathon 28,000
*Challenge Run 2,000
From Japan: 10,000 yen
From abroad: 12,000 yen
From Japan: 5,000 yen
From abroad: 6,000 yen
*Each participant must make at least two ¥500 charity contributions, which are additional to the participation fees.
*for more information, please confirm with the official website.
official website：Osaka Marathon 2013