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Mizuno Ekiden 2017 Race Review: United We Are Strong

Mizuno Ekiden 2017 Race Review: United We Are Strong

On Saturday, 19 August 2017, thousands of runners gathered at The Promontory @ Marina Bay for Mizuno Ekiden 2017, a relay-style long distance running that focuses on Japanese values, such…

Mizuno Ekiden 2017 Race Results

Mizuno Ekiden 2017 Race Results: Shufflers and F1 Runners Emerged 1st Position

Nearly 4,000 runners gathered at The Promontory @ Marina Bay for the third edition of Mizuno Ekiden which took place yesterday evening, 19 August (Saturday). Emphasising on teamwork and camaraderie,…

Celebrate Teamwork and Camaraderie in Mizuno Ekiden 2017

Celebrate Teamwork and Camaraderie in Mizuno Ekiden 2017

After two consecutive years of enormous success in 2015 and 2016 with over 3,000 and 4,000 participants respectively, Mizuno Ekiden returns for its third edition on 19 August 2017, at…

Mizuno Ekiden 2016 Race Report

Mizuno Ekiden 2016: An Evening of Celebration and Japanese Culture Discovery

On 16 July 2016, more than 4,000 runners thronged The Promontory @ Marina Bay for the second edition of the Mizuno Ekiden in Singapore. Since the inception of the Mizuno…

Mizuno Ekiden 2016: Race As Four, Run As One

Mizuno Ekiden 2016 Returns: Race As Four, Run As One

Teamwork, perseverance and the ability to excel under pressure. These are the values instilled in the Japanese-style, long-distance relay race, Mizuno Ekiden 2016. After last year’s roaring success which saw…

First-Ever Mizuno Ekiden Race in Singapore Transports Runners to Japan!

First-Ever Mizuno Ekiden Race in Singapore Transports Runners to Japan!

The inaugural Mizuno Ekiden Race wrapped up with a flurry of exciting activities which saw about 3,000 people gathered at The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay on Saturday, 18 July 2015. As some 2,500 participants got ready in their teams of four for the first flag off at 7:00 a.m., they were greeted with more than the typical race hype. Energy pulsed in the air as taiko drummers, lined up along the start pen, pounded the brightly coloured traditional Japanese instruments to flag off the runners in style and grandeur.

Mizuno Ekiden 2015: First ever full-fledged Ekiden Race in Singapore By Mizuno Singapore

Mizuno Ekiden 2015: First ever full-fledged Ekiden Race in Singapore By Mizuno Singapore

Singapore will see it’s first full-fledged Ekiden relay race, the Mizuno Ekiden 2015 on 18 July 2015, Saturday at The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay at 7:00 a.m. This inaugural event will be the first of its kind in Singapore and targets at least 5,000 participants. The event will feature teams of four runners competing in a relay race over the same race course over a full marathon or half marathon distance before finishing at a Matsuri race village.