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TRAIL RUNNING Kobo Trail2020弘法大師の道、参加者募集 2020年5月16日(土)・17日(日)1泊2日

横山峰弘 the north faceアスリート、1969年1月23日生まれ、東京都出身。日本を代表するトップトレイルランナーであると同時に、山岳ガイドなど様々な資格を所有しその普及活動に従事する。

鈴木毅 the north faceアスリート、1968年10月15日生まれ、群馬県出身。ウルトラトレイル・デュ・モンブランで09年に3位入賞、国内レースでも30回以上の優勝実績を持つトレラン第一人者。

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Purpose of the event

Kobo Trail 2020 will be held to raise awareness of the Kobo Trail as well as to encourage regional development of municipalities along the trail.

Outline
Dates
May 16th (Saturday) and 17th (Sunday), 2020(Number of participants required: 185 minimum)
Organizer
Kobo Trail Running Organizing Committee
(Nara Prefecture, Yoshino Town, Tenkawa Village, Gojo City, and Nosegawa Village)
Course director
Minehiro Yokoyama
Guest runner
Tsuyoshi Kaburaki(Route“K to K”)
Entry coordinator
Nanto Kankosha Company
Tour coordinator
Nanto Kankosha Company (Registered by the Commissioner of Japan Tourism Agency: No. 1220)
Qualifications

Those who are 18 years old or older as of the date of the event (May 17th, 2020)

Those who are confident of completing the course without getting lost within the time limit

Those who understand the Kobo Trail and observe the event rules

[Past results] Completion rate in the last three years

75% in 2017, 91% in 2018, 92.7% in 2019

  • This event has not been registered with the ITRA.
  • In case of absence without notice, future entries may be rejected.
  • In case of applying for both courses of “K to K” and “D to K”,
    only the application for “D to K” will be valid, while the application for “K to K” will be invalid.

K to K

Kimpusenji, Yoshinoyama – Kongobuji, Koyasan

55.7 km (of which 14.7 km, or 26%, is paved)

金峯山寺蔵王堂
Kinpusenji-zououdo

乗鞍峠遠望イメージ
Norikura-dake

Maximum number of participants
150 people
Entrance fee
23,500yen (lodging at a “ryokan” or Japanese style hotel) 20,500yen (lodging at a guesthouse)
*The fee includes accommodation (two meals, one-night lodging in shared rooms separated by gender), baggage transportation, insurance, etc.
The course runs along part of the Omine Okugake-michi trail, which is regarded as a sacred training place for Shugendo practitioners. For that, we ask runners to wear as much white as they can. The white T-shirt received for participation may be used.
Day 1: Saturday, May 16th
12:00 - 15:15
Registration at Juhoden Hall of Kimpusenji Temple (Yoshinoyama Visitor Center)
15:30 - 16:30
Briefing
17:00 - 17:30
Buddhist evening service at Zaodo Hall of Kimpusenji Temple
17:30 - 17:45
Kickoff meeting
18:00
Lodging check-in, supper, bath at each facility
Day 2: Sunday, May 17th
4:30
Breakfast
5:30
Check out (Leave baggage at the entrance of the lodging facility)
5:45
Gather at the starting point (Zaodo Hall of Kimpusenji Temple)
Starting Ceremony
6:00
Start
The route includes four aid points and five checkpoints.

D to K

From Dorogawa Onsen (hot spring) in Tenkawa Village to Kongobuji Temple in Koyasan

43.2 km (of which 15.2 km, or 35%, is paved)

龍泉寺水行
Ryusenji suigyo

高野山根本大塔
Kouyasan-nemoto-ootou

レースイメージ
image of race

Maximum number of participants
100
Entrance fee
23,500yen (lodging at a “ryokan” or Japanese style hotel)
*The fee includes accommodation (two meals, one-night lodging in shared rooms separated by gender), bus fare, baggage transportation, insurance, etc.
There are no dress rules. A white T-shirt will be distributed as a token of participation.
Day 1: Saturday, May 16th
10:30 - 11:00
Registration at the south exit of Yamato Yagi Station (Kintetsu Railway)
11:00
Depart from the south exit of Yamato Yagi Station by bus
12:30
Arrive at Tenkawa Village’s Dorogawa Onsen (hot spring)
13:00 - 14:00
Briefing at the Tenkawa Village Gymnasium
14:30 - 15:00
Buddhist service at Ryusenji Temple
15:00 - 15:30
”Suigyo” or water ablutions at Ryusenji Temple (only for those who wish to try)
17:00
Lodging check-in, supper and bath at each facility
Day 2: Sunday, May 17th
6:30
Breakfast
7:30
Check out (Leave baggage at the entrance of the lodging facility)
7:45
Gather at the starting point (the parking lot of Zenitani Shokakudo shop)
Starting Ceremony
8:00
Start
The route includes three aid points and four checkpoints.
Information common to both routes
Closing time of checkpoints

Sunday, May 17th: 14:00 at Bushigamine Pass, 15:45 at Tentsuji Pass, 16:15 at Deyashiki Pass, 17:30 at Kiwa Zuido, 19:00 at Tenguki Pass, and 20:00 at the finish line

Closing time means the last departure time at each point. If you cannot pass each point before its closing time, you will have to stop running.

After dark, please use a headlamp and wear reflective materials.

Goal
Konpon Daito Pagoda at Kongobuji Temple, Koyasan
Change of clothes, shower, baggage pickup
Saizen-in Temple (“shukubo” lodging)
Award ceremony
at Konpon Daito Pagoda of Kongobuji Temple, Koyasan

16:00〜 Top 3 men finishers of each Route K to K and D to K will be awarded.
17:00〜 Top 3 women finishers of each Route K to K and Route D to K will be awarded.

Transportation costs to and from the designated meeting places before and after the race are not included in the entrance fee.
The schedule may be subject to change depending on road restrictions, climate, or other conditions.

Information on lodging in the Koyasan area

Please note that lodging on the night of May 17th (Sun.) after the race is not included in the entrance fee.

If you are looking for lodging for that night, please request the lodging when you apply for the entry.

*Each “shukubo” (lodging of fered by temples) sets the time for supper, and it may not be served after that time. Please inquire in advance.

*If you arrange your after-race lodging by yourself , please tell the lodging facility in advance that you may check in late. Please be aware that some shukubo set their latest check-in time rather early.

Inquiries:
Kobo Trail Running Organizing Committee (c/o Oku-Yamato Migration and Exchange Promotion Office, Nara Prefecture)

605-5, Tokiwa-cho, Kashihara City, Nara Prefecture, Japan

+81-744-48-3016

Entry and tour conductor:
Nanto Kankosha Company (Registered by the Commissioner of Japan Tourism Agency: No. 1220) Travel services manager: Minoru Nishiguchi

332-1, Kawaharajo-cho, Tenri City, Nara Prefecture, Japan

+81-743-62-5850

大会概要

レース後の後泊・夕食弁当について

参加に関する誓約事項

特別補償について

約款について

水行について

KtoKタイムスケジュール

DtoKタイムスケジュール

KtoKマップ

DtoKマップ

Route Map

KOBO Trail2020

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