The Strongman All Japan Triathlon, Miyako-jima

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In The Strongman All Japan Triathlon Miyako-jima, held every April on Miyako-jima Island. World class tri-athletes challenge themselves in one of the world’s most severe sports. Participants plunge head first to start the race with a 3km swim, followed by 155km of bicycling, and finish by running 42.195km in a full marathon. 

The Strongman All Japan Triathlon Miyakojima is a well respected international competition and well regarded by the super athletes that partake, in large part because of the vast amount of volunteers that make the event so successful. Tri-athletes and spectators are able to soak up the beauty that is Miyako-jima Island before and during the race. After the finish line there are many social events that keep the energy levels high such as local Miyako-jima dance known as "Kuicha", lion dances, and of course many parties.

From Naha Airport: Approx 45min. by airplane
From Miyako Airport: Approx. 15 min. by car
From Hirara Port: Approx. 15 min. by car

Registration fee: 30,000 JPY
Number of participants: 1,500
Starting time: 07:00 / Finish by 21:00

Name of Venue: Yonaha Marhama Beach
Address: 705 Hirara Nikadori,
Miyakojima City, Okinawa 906-0008
Phone: 0980-73-1046 (Strongman Triathlon Committee)

 

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