"Kobe 2024 World Para Athletics" Tournament Ambassador Mizuki Noguchi will run as a special guest at the 10th Kobe Marathon!

Mizuki Noguchi, an ambassador of the "Kobe 2024 Para Athletics World Championships" and a gold medalist in the women's marathon at the Athens Olympics, will run in the "10th Kobe Marathon" on November 20th. Mizuki Noguchi will run around the city of Kobe while cheering on the runners wearing the original T-shirt of the event.
At the Kobe Marathon EXPO, a PR booth for "Kobe 2024 World Para Athletics" will also be exhibited.
Please keep an eye out for the first world para athletics competition in East Asia to be held in Kobe.

[Kobe Marathon]

1. date and time

November 20, 2022(Sunday) 9:00 start (wave start / time limit 7 hours)
*Ms. Mizuki Noguchi participated in the start ceremony, sent the runners off, and started at around 9:15. After that, we will pick you up at the goal point.

2. course

Start in front of Kobe City Hall, turn around to the west of Akashi Kaikyo Bridge (Nishi Maiko, Tarumi Ward), and finish at Port Island (near Shimin Hiroba).


Mizuki Noguchi

Mizuki Noguchi<Profile>
Born July 3, 1978 Born in Ise City, Mie Prefecture
2021 Kobe 2024 Para Athletics World Championships Ambassador

<Main competition history>
2004 Athens Olympics women's marathon gold medal
2003 Paris World Athletics Championships Women's Marathon Silver Medal

Iwatani Industry Co., Ltd.


[Kobe Marathon EXPO/Participant Reception]

1. date and time

November 18, 2022 (Friday) 13:00-20:00 (Last entry)
November 19, 2022 (Saturday) 10:00-19:00 (Last entry)

racer experience2. place

Kobe International Exhibition Hall (EXPO venue)

3. "Kobe 2024 World Para Athletics" PR booth exhibition contents

Racers (competition wheelchairs) will be exhibited, competition photo frames will be held, and a lottery will be held to win original goods.
* A lottery ticket will be given to those who have taken a photo with the racer or photo frame, or followed the official Twitter.
* It will end as soon as the number is gone.

original goods








[Overview of the 10th Kobe Marathon]

(1) Name The 10th Kobe Marathon (English name: KOBE MARATHON 2022)
(2) Organizers: Hyogo Prefecture, Kobe City, Hyogo Prefectural Board of Education, Kobe City Board of Education, Hyogo Athletics Association
(4) Catchphrase Let's connect "thank you" to the future.
(5) About 20,000 participants (6) Kobe Marathon website

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