Ga naar de startpagina

Het laatste nieuwsGa naar de verslagenBekijk de komende evenementen in de kalenderGa naar de uitslagenGa naar het discussie forumTrainings tipsLinks naar andere pagina'sMeest gestelde vragen

Nieuws actueel
11 dec 2019
Wat te doen in de Kerstvakantie?
7 dec 2019
IAU WK 50 km 2021
6 dec 2019
Kalender Ultraned 2020
28 nov 2019
Wetenschappelijk onderzoek naar maagdarmklachten bij hardlopers
Nieuws in 2019
Nieuws in 2018
Nieuws in 2017
Nieuws in 2016
Nieuws in 2015
Nieuws in 2014
Nieuws in 2013
Nieuws in 2012
Nieuws in 2011
Nieuws in 2010
Nieuws in 2009
Nieuws in 2008
Nieuws in 2007
Nieuws in 2006
Nieuws in 2005
Nieuws in 2004
Nieuws in 2003
Nieuws in 2002
Nieuws in 2001
* December
* 31 dec 2001: De zes uren van Epe 2001
* 30 dec 2001: Epe 2001: een barre tocht.
* 28 dec 2001: Fat Ass Fifty / Fifteen, Soerendonk (NED) 30/12
* 27 dec 2001: 24 hour women 2001 by Gerard Stenger
* 27 dec 2001: 24 hours men 2001 by Gerard Stenger
* 27 dec 2001: World rankings 24 hours 2001
* 26 dec 2001: 6 uur statistieken van Heinz Klatt (GER)
* 25 dec 2001: Fat Ass Fifty, 27 januari 2002, Schinnen Limburg.
* 25 dec 2001: Kalender Marathon- & Ultracup 2002
* 24 dec 2001: De Jan Knippenberg Memorial is gered!
* 23 dec 2001: Samenwerking Ultralopen en UltraNed
* 23 dec 2001: Cranendonck (NED) 23/12
* 22 dec 2001: Cranendonck (NED) 22/12
* 21 dec 2001: Deelnemers "retourtje" 22 en 23 december
* 21 dec 2001: Echte top heb ik nooit gehaald
* 18 dec 2001: Frisse start Ultralang binnen de KNAU
* 17 dec 2001: Prestatiewaardering ultramarathon
* 16 dec 2001: Stein, 6 uur, NK 100 km, 50 km
* 14 dec 2001: Westerduin staat in Volkskrant Magazine
* 13 dec 2001: Russische Ultramarathon kalender 2002
* 13 dec 2001: Bernd Heinrich donderdag 13/12 in Noorderlicht
* 10 dec 2001: Wie redt de Jan Knippenberg Memorial?
* 9 dec 2001: Uitslag marathon Soerendonk (NED) 9/12
* 8 dec 2001: Uitslag marathon Soerendonk (NED) 8/12
* 7 dec 2001: Lust rent voor een uitsmijter naar Den Helder
* 4 dec 2001: Retourtje marathon, Soerendonk (NED) 8,9/12
* 3 dec 2001: Memorial Louis Persoons (BEL) 20/1
* 2 dec 2001: Marathons van Milaan (ITA) en Fukuoka (JPN) 2/12
* 2 dec 2001: Vernieuwde omloop Zolder 50 km
* November
* Oktober
* September
* Augustus
* Juli
* Juni
* Mei
* April
* Maart
* Februari
* Januari
Nieuws in 2000
Nieuws in 1999
AltaVista
Zoek:
Discussies
Het web


 
NIEUWS van Juli 2003
 
The inaugural 24-hour championship race sanctioned by the IAU in Japan was held in western suburb of Tokyo Metropolitan area. There were 26 participants including 5 women. Although most of top Japanese female 24 hour runners were not in the race, the men's race attracted some of the best 24 hour runners in Japan, such as the Asian record holder Ryoichi Sekiya (36) (266.275km in 2002), Tatsuya Maeda (37), Muneharu Kuroda (53) and Tomohiko Yaegashi (56). All the four represented Japan at 2003 Soochow International 24 Hour Race in Taiwan (recognized as Asian championships) last March.

The race started at 10 a.m. under a hot weather with over 30 degrees Celsius(C) (86 F) and strong sunshine, anticipating a tough race at least for the first half. Sekiya tried to maintain his usual even pace (2 min/lap) from the beginning until 4 hours into the race, then gradually slowed down afterwards because of the heat, but still passed 100km mark just over 8.5 hours. All the other runners were also suffering from heat exhaustion, but Kuroda and Maeda seemed not to be affected very much, and kept their positions (second and third place) within 10-20 laps behind Sekiya during day time.

Temperature dropped quickly as the sun was going down, and eventually decreased as low as 17 degrees C (62 F). Simultaneously, it started raining, the rainy weahter lasted through the rest of the race. During the night time, Sekiya began struggling with severe sleepiness, which forced him off the track to take short naps four or five times by the time of dawn. Kuroda also had to slow down due to his chronic pain derived from sciatica, and Maeda finally took over the second place position before 16 hours into the race. Maeda's run in the second half was just marvelous.

Sekiya was pushed by Maeda's charging later in the race. He miraculously recovered from the nightmare of sleepiness, and established a new best 24 hour performance (252.969km, the former unofficial record was 252km made by Kenji Okiyama in 2000) recorded on the land of Japan. Sekiya, again, proved that he is the best 24 hour runner of Asia. Kuroda's 226.940km would be a new Japanese 50+ track 24 hour record. In the women's race, Sumie Inagaki (37) survived through a urination problem, and covered just over 192 km.


Akiruno 24 Hour Race Japan Cup
Akiruno, Tokyo, Japan - 5-6 July 2003


Men
1. Ryoichi Sekiya (36), Kanagawa 252.969km (157.2 miles)
2. Tatsuya Maeda (37), Kanagawa 241.561km (150.1 miles)
3. Muneharu Kuroda (53), Tottori 226.940km (141.0 miles)
4. Tadashi Shiobara (50), Osaka 206.627km (128.4 miles)
5. Ryuji Takada, (45), Ibaragi 195.646km (121.6 miles)
(21 starters)

Women
1. Sumie Inagaki (37), Aichi 192.428km (119.6 miles)
2. Riyoko Motoki, Saitama 159.785km (99.3 miles)
3. Mayumi Aihara (62), Tokyo 151.039km (93.9 miles)
(5 entrants)



Aki Inoue inoue.cbio@tmd.ac.jp
Coach/Coordinator of 24 Hour Ultrarunnig Team Japan for 2003 Uden, Netherlands
 

 
[ top pagina ] - [ Kalender info ] - [1-2-3 Uitslagen ]