The Tokyo Marathon Organizing Committee invites those who live in China to voluntarily withdraw from the competition

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 The Tokyo Marathon Organizing Committee invites those who live in China to voluntarily withdraw from the competition


The Organizing Committee issued a statement in Chinese and English on its official website entitled to all the contestants who live in China and are scheduled to take part in the 2020 Tokyo Marathon, saying that the Japanese government has expanded the entry control over Hubei Province and other regions of China, and that the Japanese Embassy in China has also implemented the control over visas to Japan. In this case, the Organizing Committee of the East marathon is expecting a large number of The situation of being unable to go to Japan occurred. Therefore, we would like to invite those who live in China to voluntarily give up participating in the 2020 Tokyo Marathon, based on this measure and after careful consideration. The statement also said that if these players give up this years competition, their eligibility will not only remain until next year, but also will be exempted from the registration fee for next years competition. This is the fourth novel coronavirus pneumonia Committee issued since January 31st. The first statement merely said that an emergency response team would be set up to discuss emergency measures. The second statement announced that those who are unable to participate in this years competition can extend their qualification to next year, but they need to pay a new registration fee. The third statement proposes four precautions, including the distribution of masks to those who need them. This years Tokyo Marathon will be held on March 1, with about 32000 participants and about 1800 participants from China.