Taking its inspiration from the Japanese running culture, the ASICS World Ekiden returns for the 3rd year and challenges teams to complete a marathon distance over the course of six legs of varying distances from 5 – 10km.
Teams must pass their digital tasuki – the narrow band of fabric used traditionally in Ekidens – from one leg to the next, working together in the true spirit of Ekiden for the team to succeed.
How to sign up for the ASICS World Ekiden 2022
- REGISTER FOR FREE
Form your team of up to 6 runners and nominate a team captain to sign-up for free via the ASICS website and on the ASICS Runkeeper
- TRAIN & TRACK
Each teammate will run between 5K and 10K, together completing a combined marathon distance. Use the ASICS Runkeeper
app to collaborate with your team on challenges and training plans.
- RUN THE RACE
Log your leg of the race in the ASICS Runkeeper
app between 10-22 November. Work hard and run fast as you pass the virtual tasuki from one teammate to the next.
Race registration is until 22 November.
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