Hanazono Hill Climb 2018
August 5th has been selected as the date for the 9th annual Hanazono Hill Climb. This intense yet rewarding race has something for everyone! It starts in Kutchan at the Jagata Matsuri (Potato Festival), so there are plenty of performances and activities to participate in if you are not racing.
56th Jaga-matsuri-site ( Kutchan Potato Festival venue)
[Date] Pre-race day registration (4th Aug) or Race day (5th Aug)
[time] 4th Aug 12:00-18:00 / 5th Aug 8:15-10:00
The race climbs 617 vertical metres over 15.5 km at an average grade of 4.6%.
The hill climb race has been taking a place with the Kutchan Jagata-matsuri (the local festival).
There are a number of categories ranging from elite to beginner and the focus of the event is on participation.
HCF member ・・・・・・・・・・・・・ 5,500yen
Non-member ・・・・・・・・・・・・・ 6,500yen
Non-member (Students) ・・・ 2,500yen
*Fees are non-refundable in any case.
Anybody over 13 years old (Junior High & High school students)
HCF / JCF registered members
*Only JCF registered members can apply for the elite class.
SCHEDULE of EVENT
Saturay, 4th August, 2018
Sunday, 5th August, 2018
10:10 Opening ceremony
10:35 Race start (1st Group)
10:40 Race start (2nd Group)
10:45 Race start (5th Group)
12:30 Race finish
14:00 Closing & Award ceremony