GREAT EARTH The 4th Iwate Shizukuishi Ride 100 km

GREAT EARTH The 4th Iwate Shizukuishi Ride 100 km
Mochi pounding,reimen(cold noodles), Genghis Khan (grilled mutton dish). Participants ride through the golden autumn rural landscape!

Outline of Event First, participants ride up the slope to the Amihari Onsen (hot spring) while enjoying the view of Mt. Iwate, they leisurely ride through the rural area to head for the Koiwai Farm.
This long ride event is where participants aim to complete the courses ranging from 70 km to 100 km while enjoying Genghis Khan (grilled mutton) BBQ and mochi pounding by the local women's association and eating Iwate's three major noodles, Wanko Soba (each mouthful of soba noodles is served in a separate, small bowl), Morioka-Reimen (cold noodles) and JaJa-men (noodles served with meat-miso sauce and cucumber).
Hosted by Iwate Shizukuishi Ride Executive Committee
(Consisting of Shizukuishi Town, Shizukuishi Tourism Association, Shizukuishi Prince Hotel, Deportel Inc., ARGO Corporation)
Schedule Sunday, October 2, 2016
Capacity 600 people
Venue Shizukuishi Prince Hotel Special Site(Start/Goal)
Entry Method Sports Entry (Internet, Phone, Fax)
Via Internet: Click the entry button located on the bottom of this page.
Via Phone: 0570-550-846 (For donestic calls only)
* The Secretariat shall accept applications after the entry through Sports Entry is closed. Please call +81-467-38-4420.
(1,000 yen per person shall be separately charged as a handling fee for entry after closing.)
Event Navigators Mr. Taro Shirato (Sports Navigator)
Ms. Yui Kataoka (Radio DJ)
Special Guest Mr. Takahiro Yamamoto (Former member of Japan National Volleyball Team)
Official Hotel [Shizukuishi Prince Hotel]
Reservation: +81-19-693-1114
*Please inform the hotel that you are going to participate in the Great Earth.
Parking Facility Shizukuishi Prince Hotel Parking Capacity: 500 vehicles (free of charge)

■Entry Qualification
(1) Healthy men and women who can ride a bicycle.
(2) Those who can observe the obligations to wear a helmet and install a bike light.
(3) Those who can comply with the Road Traffic Act and traffic rules such as two-stage right turns, riding in a line, and prohibition on riding side by side.
(4) Elementary school students or younger shall be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. For high school students or younger, the consent of their parent or legal guardian is required.

■Post Card for Prior Confirmation
We will send a post card for prior confirmation by approximately one week before the date of the event.
* Even if you do not receive the post card, we register you under you name if you come directly to the venue.

The insurance coverage included in the participation fee shall be effective only for the day of the event (24 hours).
Moreover, the details of the coverage shall be as follows. If you wish to have wider coverage or extended coverage period, please take out another insurance by yourself.

■American International Underwriters (AIU) "Recreation Insurance+Premises Liability Insurance"
Period of Coverage: The day of the event   Insurance Proceeds: Death/Permanent Disability: 3 million yen  Hospitalization: 2000 yen per day   
Hospital Visit: 1000 yen per day Bodily Injury: 100 million yen per person, 100 million yen per accident,  Property Damage: 100 million yen per accident

GREAT EARTH Secretariat +81-467-38-4420
Social Education Section, Shizukuishi Town +81-19-692-6413
Inquires about accommodation +81-19-692-5138 (Shizukuishi Tourism Association)

・Long Course/100 km→Click here for Course Map
・Short Course/70 km→Being prepared.
Long Course/100 km Distance Short Course/70 km Distance
Registration Shizukuishi Prince Hotel Shizukuishi Prince Hotel
Start Shizukuishi Prince Hotel 0 km Shizukuishi Prince Hotel 0 km
The First Aid Amihari Onsen Ski Resort 21km Amihari Onsen Ski Report 21 km
The Second Aid Koiwai Farm Makibaen 36km Koiwai Farm Makibaen 36km
The Third Aid Ousyuku Onsen 36km
The Fourth Aid Goshoko Nogiku Park 81 km
The Fifth Aid Nishiyama Community Center 93 km Nishimaya Community Center 53 km
Goal Shizukuishi Prince Hotel 100㎞ Shizukuishi Prince Hotel 70㎞
■Participation Fee
Saturday, October 1, 2016 General High school students or younger Capacity
Wanko DE Night !
Venue:Shizukuishi Prince Hotel
5,000 yen 3,000 yen 100 people
Sunday, October 2, 2016 General High school students or younger Capacity
Long Course/100 km  9,850 yen 3,500 yen 500 people
Short Course/70 km  9,850 yen 3,500 yen 100 people

Insurance, Event T-shirts, Number tag, Course map, Aid service, Mechanic service
* Participants can change the course to the long course or short course depending on their condition of the day of the event.

■Event Schedule
Saturday, October 1 Schedule Venue
1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Previous Day Registration/Mechanic Service Shizukuishi Prince Hotel
2 p.m. – 3 p.m. Lecture for Beginners for Long-Ride
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Pre-Event Night Festival "Wanko De Night!"
Sunday,October 2 Schedule Venue
06:30 a.m.-07:00 a.m. Registration Shizukuishi Prince Hotel
06:50 a.m.-07:00 a.m. Start Ceremony
07:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Long/Short Courses Start/Goal (time limit: 9 hours)