Run a marathon in Sakai

RUN IN JAPAN! 

in the 2015 Senshu International City Marathon in Osaka, Japan on 15 February 2015

We are looking for a marathon runner to represent Wellington!

If you are:

  • keen to be an ambassador for Wellington City
  • able to contribute and participate in the Wellington Sakai Association after you return
  • have completed marathons
  • a regular runner, fit and in training
  • able to run a mostly flat-course marathon in winter conditions in four hours or less
  • a Wellington City resident or work in Wellington City 18 years or over.

Please apply by downloading the application form from Wellington City Council’s website 

Wellington.govt.nz or Wellingtonsakai.org. 

Email to yamada.frances@gmail.com or post it to Wellington Sakai Association, PO Box 7215, Wellington 6242 by Friday 31 October.

Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed and then the finalists will go into a draw to win. 

Listen to Newstalk ZB’s ‘All Sport Breakfast’ 7–9am, Saturday 8 November, when the Mayor of Wellington will announce the winner. 

Our successful representative will travel FREE to Japan, staying three nights in a hotel and three nights in a Japanese homestay. This wonderful opportunity comes from Wellington’s sister-city link with Sakai City, one of the host cities for the Senshu Marathon. 

For further details, contact Frances Yamada on yamada.frances@gmail.com or call 021 868 704.

Senshu Marathon 2015 Flyer