APR 16. 2015 / SPORTS

One with Nature in Hokkaido

Experience a different kind of rush this June in Hokkaido!

Participate in a one-of-a kind race that shall unite you one with nature. The SEA TO SUMMIT environmental game has been promoting environmental awareness and preservation for the past years through outdoor sports.

The SEA TO SUMMIT 2015 in Daisetsu-Asahidake Game is already accepting interested applicants to participate in its 5th year games, that will take place from June 20 – 21, 2015 at Higashikawa, Hokkaido. The 2-day event consists of 4 sections: An Environmental Symposium with guest speakers, Kayak section, Bike section, and a Hike section.

The race shall start with a 5km kayak paddling in Chubetsu Lake in an altitude of 450m, followed by a bike-hike of 15km up the Asahidake Ropeway in an altitude of 1,100m, and finishing the leg of the race with a 2km mountain trail ascend to the Summit of Mt. Asahidake in an altitude of 2,291m.

From the waterfronts of Chubetsu Lake to the ‘Roof of Hokkaido’, it will surely be a fun-filled, unforgettable, learning adventure from start to finish. It is an experience with nature that you shouldn’t miss!

Event Information:
Entry Fee
Single Event: 10,800 Yen (Including Tax)
Team Event: 10,800 Yen x Per Team Member (Including Tax)

Venue
Hokkaido, Higashikawa-cho Daisetsuzan National Park
Lake Chubetsu (Start)
Mt. Asahidake summit (Goal)

Event Type
Single: 1 person
Team: 2 to 5 people

Event Schedule:
June 20 Event Symposium
June 21 Race Start (7:00am)
Awards Ceremony (2:00pm)

Kayak and Bicycle rentals are also available.

For more information you may reach the event organizer at:
SEA TO SUMMIT Executive Committee (in Higashikawa Tourism Association)
TEL: 0166-82-3761
E-mail: kankou-k@town.higashikawa.hokkaido.jp

You may also visit these SEA TO SUMMIT 2015 websites information