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Hokkaido Marathon

Quick facts

Location Sapporo, Japan

Distance Marathon

Date 30 Aug 2020

About Hokkaido Marathon

Hokkaido Marathon, only in Japan, is a full marathon that takes place in the summer.This tournament, which began with just 439 people participated in in 1987, it has grown to the size of more than 15,000 people. About 40% of Japan’s national team, which was elected to the Olympic Games and World Championships in Athletics have played in this tournament, it is the stage of longing that Hashireru along with the runner of the top class.

To signal the countdown by electric bulletin board of Sapporo TV Tower this year, touching drama will unfold.

The Hokkaido Marathon held in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan, is one of the prominent marathon races of the year.

The staging area as well as both the start and finish lines are in Odori Park starting between Nishi 3-chome and Nishi 4-chome and the finishing at Nishi 8-chome. The course is sanctioned by both the Japan Association of Athletics Federations (JAAF) and AIMS, meaning it is eligible for world record performances.


12,1 Fun Run

  • 11.5km


  • 42.195km


Age Limit

19 for Marathon and 16 for Fun Run

Award Medals

Hokkaido-born global sculptor Yasuda finish of Kan's production medal; Finisher towel; day finishers record certificate (printed 5km each split time)

Maximum Time


Race Kit Includes

All runners will be given a SVOLME original running shirt.


17 drink stations and 5 food and drink stations.

Hokkaido Marathon Route Map

Hokkaido Marathon Route Map


Odori Park


The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.