Tokyo Marathon Spot Fundraising Auction

Bid for one of three spots in the hugely popular Tokyo Marathon.


Once again, the Women’s Group has secured a number of designated charity runner places in next year’s marathon, which is set for March 3, 2019.

Members can bid just once in this “sealed bid, one price” auction. The minimum bid is ¥70,000, and bids must be received by 12pm on August 23.

Winning bids go to support two Women’s Group-selected charities, Japan for UNHCR and Family House.

Winners, who will be notified by e-mail on August 24, may designate another Club Member or Club employee as the charity runner.

Charity runners must be 19 or older on marathon day and must be able to finish the race in under 6 hours, 40 minutes.

Members also have the chance to win a marathon spot through the Fitness Center’s Running Challenge.

  • Auction closure: Aug 23 (12pm)
  • Auction result announcement: Aug 24
  • Winning bidders must pay their own participation fee (¥10,800) by credit card
  • Winning bids will be charged to Member accounts

Other events you may also like...

Aug 31

Mommy and Toddler Time

Childcare Center | Free

Sep 27

Japanese Garden Walks: Lunch on the Pond

Off Site | Price: see details

Oct 16

T-Bone Tuesdays

CHOP Steakhouse | Price: see details

Nov 12

The Art of Porcelain Decorating

Toko Shinoda and Yukiko Maki classrooms | Price: see details