Hofu Yomiuri Marathon

Hofu JPN

Race Winners (47 runnings)
18 Dec 2016 2:11:20 Ryo Hashimoto (JPN) 2:40:21 Hisae Yoshimatsu-6
20 Dec 2015 2:11:50 Arata Fujiwara (JPN) 2:35:46 Hisae Yoshimatsu-5
21 Dec 2014 2:09:46 Yuki Kawauchi-2 2:37:55 Hisae Yoshimatsu-4
15 Dec 2013 2:09:00 Ser-Od Bat-Ochir-3 2:37:57 Hisae Yoshimatsu-3
16 Dec 2012 2:10:46 Yuki Kawauchi (JPN) 2:45:44 Emiko Hirai (JPN)
18 Dec 2011 2:11:56 Ser-Od Bat-Ochir-2

2:44:28

Hisae Yoshimatsu-2
19 Dec 2010 2:14:49 Ser-Od Bat-Ochir (MGL)

2:38:01

Hiroko Yoshitomi (JPN)
20 Dec 2009 2:13:58 Akinori Shibutani (JPN)

2:45:08

Noriko Hirao (JPN)
21 Dec 2008 2:16:01 Kentaro Ito (JPN)

2:54:19

Miyuki Yamaguchi-2

09 Dec 2007

2:15:40

Kazuya Nakamori (JPN)

2:56:33

Miyuki Yamaguchi (JPN)

17 Dec 2006

2:15:04

Masayuki Satouchi (JPN)

2:39:18

Hisae Yoshimatsu (JPN)

18 Dec 2005

2:17:12

Satoshi Yoshihashi (JPN)

2:38:55

Yoshimi Hoshino (JPN)

19 Dec 2004

2:13:20

Tesfaye Malefon (ETH)

2:43:30

Reiko Kobayashi-2

14 Dec 2003

2:15:04

Hiroki Sato (JPN)

2:44:30

Reiko Kobayashi (JPN)

15 Dec 2002

2:08:16

Hailu Neguse-2

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n/a

16 Dec 2001

2:10:32

Hailu Neguse (ETH)

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n/a

17 Dec 2000

2:11:40

Waldemar Glinka (POL)

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n/a

19 Dec 1999

2:09:40

Tomonori Watanabe (JPN)

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n/a

13 Dec 1998

2:11:38

Daisuke Tokunaga (JPN)

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n/a

14 Dec 1997

2:11:23

Takayuki Ishimoto (JPN)

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n/a

15 Dec 1996

2:12:21

Noritomi Horio (JPN)

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n/a

17 Dec 1995

2:16:07

Ki-Bok Kim (KOR)

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n/a

18 Dec 1994

2:14:25

Ken Abe (JPN)

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n/a

12 Dec 1993

2:14:03

Yoshito Hashiguchi-2

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n/a

20 Dec 1992

2:14:43

Yoshito Hashiguchi (JPN)

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n/a

15 Dec 1991

2:12:51

Chang-Woo Lee-2

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n/a

16 Dec 1990

2:12:10

Chang-Woo Lee (KOR)

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n/a

10 Dec 1989

2:16:41

Toshimitsu Asato (JPN)

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n/a

11 Dec 1988

2:16:20

Hideyuki Fujishige (JPN)

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n/a

13 Dec 1987

2:16:43

Shinji Yamane (JPN)

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n/a

28 Dec 1986

2:15:18

Naofumi Tamura (JPN)

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n/a

22 Dec 1985

2:13:24

Yoshiharu Nakai (JPN)

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n/a

23 Dec 1984

2:14:53

Hiroshi Nagashima (JPN)

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n/a

25 Dec 1983

2:15:40

Yoshifumi Irieda (JPN)

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n/a

26 Dec 1982

2:14:29

Hisaji Sugaya (JPN)

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n/a

27 Dec 1981

2:19:35

Katsuhiro Tachikawa (JPN)

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n/a

28 Dec 1980

2:17:32

Mitsuaki Mimura (JPN)

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n/a

23 Dec 1979

2:15:43

Susumu Sato-2

2:59:35

Kazuko Shishido (JPN)

24 Dec 1978

2:15:06.4

Yutaka Taketomi (JPN)  

25 Dec 1977

2:16:32.1

Kazuo Saito (JPN)

26 Dec 1976

2:17:22.8

Susumu Sato (JPN)

21 Dec 1975

2:19:13.6

Toyoichi Masuda (JPN)

22 Dec 1974

2:16:04.0

Katsuyoshi Sakemi (JPN)

23 Dec 1973

2:19:10.4

Naoyuki Sato (JPN)

24 Dec 1972

2:20:47.6

Seiichiro Sasaki (JPN)

26 Dec 1971

2:17:52.8

Masami Nakamura (JPN)

27 Dec 1970

2:15:49.8

Toshihiko Uehara (JPN)
Note: 1970 was the inaugural year.


Most Wins (1970/date)

Men
3 Ser-Od Bat-Ochir (MGL) 2010-11,2013

Women
6 Hisae Yoshimatsu (JPN) 2006,2011,2013-16


Prize Money
Prize money cannot be awarded in Japanese road races due to legal restrictions.

Race Time Bias (sec/km)

Year     Men   Women
2016    -4.1     n/c
2015    -3.4     n/c
....    
2012    -3.0     n/c
....    
2006    +1.8     n/c
....    
2000    -3.1     n/c
Avgs    -2.3     n/c

Competitive Level (1990-date)
Year     Men   Women
2016     299     n/c
2015     400     n/c
2014     311     n/c
2013     320     n/c
2012     248     n/c
2011     364     n/c
2010      99     n/c
2009      57     n/c
2008     124     n/c
....
2006      32     n/c
....
2002     289     n/c
....
1999     295     n/c
1998      96     n/c


Quality Performances

Men 
<2:09       1
<2:10       6
<2:11       9
<2:12      18
<2:13      32
<2:14      53
<2:15      78
<2:16     127
<2:17     177
<2:18     230
<2:19     282
<2:20     363
Women 
<2:36       3
<2:38       1
<2:40       6
<2:42      11
<2:44      13
<2:46      19
<2:48      23
<2:50      29
Hofu Yomiuri 10 km

Race Winners (42 runnings)
15 Dec 2013 --- not held --- not held
16 Dec 2012 30:38 Yuki Fujii (JPN) 35:11 Sakie Arai (JPN)
18 Dec 2011 30:32 Shinnosuke Ogura (JPN) 33:49 Yurie Fujita (JPN)
19 Dec 2010 30:07 Mitsuyoshi Shirahama (JPN) 35:08 Aiko Sakata-2
20 Dec 2009 29:36 Makoto Tobimatsu (JPN) 37:19 Aiko Sakata (JPN)
21 Dec 2008 30:11 Koji Kageyama (JPN) 36:10 Natsumi Katsutani (JPN)

09 Dec 2007

29:14 Yuki Nakamura (JPN) 37:10 Keiko Kodama (JPN)

17 Dec 2006

29:40 Michitaka Hosokawa (JPN) 35:58 Mari Yano (JPN)

18 Dec 2005

29:12 Kazuhiro Maeda (JPN) 35:07 Teresa Wangui (KEN)

19 Dec 2004

28:48 Tomohiro Seto-3 33:49 Bao-bao Zhang (CHN)

14 Dec 2003

29:01 Tomohiro Seto-2 33:14 Winfrida Kebaso (KEN)

15 Dec 2002

29:28 Yuichi Anno (JPN) 34:08 Azusa Takeuchi (JPN)

16 Dec 2001

29:22 Kengo Umeda (JPN) 34:41 Mariko Hashimoto (JPN)

17 Dec 2000

29:29 Makoto Otsu (JPN) 34:08 Junko Ogawa (JPN)

19 Dec 1999

29:12 Kurao Umeki (JPN) 33:48 Akemi Kurabayashi-2

13 Dec 1998

29:32 Kentaro Ito (JPN) 33:21 Akemi Kurabayashi (JPN)

14 Dec 1997

29:46 Toshiyuki Fujii (JPN) 34:37 Yumi Nogami (JPN)

15 Dec 1996

29:21 Tomohiro Seto (JPN) 32:25 Jian-ying Liu (CHN)

17 Dec 1995

29:42 Minoru Arita (JPN) 34:21 Takako Hirose (JPN)

18 Dec 1994

29:26 Toshiyuki Higuchi (JPN) 34:16 Miki Ota (JPN)

12 Dec 1993

29:37 Kanji Moriso (JPN) 34:53 Midori Osonaga (JPN)

20 Dec 1992

29:27 Shuji Yamada (JPN) 35:40 Sayuri Hatakeyama (JPN)

15 Dec 1991

29:39 Takeshi Arisumi-2 35:18 Kazumi Yoshinaga (JPN)

16 Dec 1990

29:56 Takeshi Arisumi (JPN) 36:08 Chiaki Shigaki (JPN)

10 Dec 1989

29:30 Chul-Un Kim (KOR) 34:45 Akari Takemoto (JPN)

11 Dec 1988

28:49 Toshiyuki Hayata-2 35:49 Aki Hijiya (JPN)

13 Dec 1987

29:41 Toshiyuki Hayata (JPN) 34:03 Yuki Tamura (JPN)

28 Dec 1986

29:57 Tomohiro Toyooka (JPN) 35:46 Rika Akihara (JPN)

22 Dec 1985

29:20 Futoshi Funatsu (JPN) 38:34 Hidemi Tanaka (JPN)

23 Dec 1984

30:24 Minoru Ujiie (JPN) 35:35 Chikage Kumano (JPN)

25 Dec 1983

29:35 Satoru Shimizu (JPN) 36:18 Junko Kabashima (JPN)

26 Dec 1982

29:52 Shinya Tadakuma (JPN)  

27 Dec 1981

29:49 Yoshitaka Kotsuji (JPN)

28 Dec 1980

30:21 Kazuo Funai (JPN)

23 Dec 1979

29:57.1 Haruyuki Ogawa (JPN)

24 Dec 1978

30:12.3 Mitsumasa Matsuyama (JPN)

25 Dec 1977

29:47.5 Koichi Hori (JPN)

26 Dec 1976

29:45.2 Toshihiro Matsumoto (JPN)

21 Dec 1975

29:54 Eun-Sun Park (KOR)

22 Dec 1974

28:55.6 Kunimitsu Ito-2

23 Dec 1973

29:59.2 Kunimitsu Ito (JPN)

24 Dec 1972

31:40.0 Kiyoshi Sogabe (JPN)

26 Dec 1971

30:24.2 Toyokazu Tokunaga (JPN)

27 Dec 1970

29:23.2 Toshiaki Kamata (JPN)
Note: 1970 was the inaugural year.  In 1975, Eun-Sun Park (KOR) was probably a "guest" runner; Toshihiro Matsumoto (JPN) was the official winner in 30:01.2.


Most Wins (1970/date)

Men

3

Tomohiro Seto (JPN) 1996,2003-04

Women

2

Akemi Kurabayashi (JPN) 1998-99
Aiko Sakata (JPN) 2009-10


Prize Money
Prize money cannot be awarded in Japanese road races due to legal restrictions.

Race Time Bias (sec/km)

Year     Men   Women
2007    +0.8     n/c
....    
2005    +1.8     n/c
2004    -1.3     n/c
2003    -0.4     n/c
Avgs    +0.2

Competitive Level (1990-date) Insufficient data to calculate the competitive level.


Quality Performances

Men 
<29:00       5
<29:20      19
<29:40      57
<30:00      96
Women 
<32:30       1
<33:00       2
<33:30       4
<34:00       8
<34:30      16
<35:00      25


Last Updated on 18 Dec 2016

Contributors: Ken Nakamura (5), Shigenobu Ota (20), Brett Larner (50)