Audax Japan Okayama

オダックス・ジャパン岡山

Event name

BRM425 AJ Okayama 1200 Spring Shine in 2020

Introduction

Ever since Audax Japan Okayama was established in 2005, we have successfully hosted the 200km, 300km, 400km, 600km, 1000km series of ACP sanctioned brevets. In 2016, we have been hosted the first RM 1200km brevet to be held in Honshu, the main island of the Japanese archipelago, with the kind support of so many. The Olympic year of 2020, our second challenge will be held in with improvement of the first 1200km.Audax Japan Okayama is grateful to all brevet riders and the local communities for their encouragement and support.

A 1200km voyage will start at Hayashima located in Setouchi region known for its moderate climate from breaking dawn of spring. Coast of Seto Inland Sea with Yacht Harbor and Olive Garden, and pass over the mountainous area to north to the spa area on the Japan Sea side. Hiruzenkogen Highlands with snow scene, historical myths of Izumo Taisha shrine, and cross many islands to enter Shikoku Island. Please enjoy beautiful cherry blossom season and cultural event by warmful volunteers in main island of Japan.

Representing Audax Japan, Okayama,
Nobuko SAWADA

Date

Start: April 25, 2020 4:00 (~4:30) am

Close: April 28, 2016 10:00 (~10:30) pm

Route

[route image]

Route image of 1200km in 2020

Route image of 1200km in 2020

[route data]

Total distance: approx. 1,200km

Total elevation: approx. 12,906m

[Lat Long Lab]

*”Lat Long Lab” show the root on digital map in Japan.

[Ride with GPS] latest version (9/27 update)

[Cue-sheet]

English version is in preparation.

[log]

[over night control] (plan)

There will be set two overnight controls where riders can have sleep at the event.

    *”Onomichi Fureai no Sato.”

    You can have sleep in the gymnasium (over -night control) or you can book a hotel or other types of accommodation in same area.
    If you book, you are free access in 24 hours during Apr. 26th to 27th at this accommodation.

    For further details, contact to reservation.(in Japanese)

[drop bag]

The drop bag parcel can be only accepted at the following control.

Riders list / Result

(upload after Feb. 1st)


Start / Goal

Yurubino-ya in Hayashima
370-1 hayashima Maegata Tsukubo District Okayama Prefecture Japan

Access Example

●Tokyo to Hayashima

Narita International Airport – (Narita Express) – JR Tokyo Sta. – (JR /
Shinkansen (Bullet Train) – JR Okayama Sta.(JR-West / Local) Hayashima Sta.
Fare: approx. 19,000 JPY
Time required: approx. 5h30min

●Osaka to Hayashima

Kansai International Airport – (JR / Local) – Shin-Osaka Sta. (JR /
Shinkansen (Bullet Train) – JR Okayama Sta.(JR-West / Local) Hayashima Sta.
Fare: approx. 7,500 JPY
Time required: approx. 2h45min

Number of participants

150 first-come-first-served basis.
(30 participants from overseas in advance.)

Rider Entry Fee

23,000 JPY (tax included)

Application period

Opening of registration: November 22, 21:00, 2019 (Japan time)

Deadline of registration: February 1, midnight 2020 (Japan time)

Payment method

By sports entry system. (detail will be upload in soon.)

Cancelation

due to the specifications of the sports entry system, there will be no cancel refund this time.

Qualifying

  • 1. To qualify for the Okayama 1200km, you must have successfully completed Super Randonneur Series ( 200k, 300k, 400k and 600k brevet series ) either in 2017, 2018 or 2019.
  • 2. You must be covered by liability insurance money, more than 100,000,000 JPY (Audax Japan regulation). The liability insurance have to cover for your own damage. (Audax Okayama regulation)
  • 3. Required to be 20years old or more.

Bike inspection

Detail will be uploaded in soon.


Welcome party

A pasta party will be held at a nearby Italian restaurant on Friday, April 24th.

Detail will be uploaded in soon.


memorial jersey

We are planning to make a memorial jersey.

Detail will be uploaded in soon.


Information

  • The page of BRM425 in 2020 has been released.(2019/10/22)