The 1st Niseko Hanazono Hill Climb is set for August 8, 2010 thanks to the title sponsor Hanazono and Nihon Harmony resorts.
Event profile: Parade-start from center of Kutchan-town (179 meters) with the racing officially starting in front of the gate of Kutchan Agricultural High School on regional road 58. Finish at Niseko Annupuri Goshiki-onsen (the border between Kutchan-town and Niseko-town, 796m). 15.5km in length, and has an average grade of about 4.6%
Schedule of events: August 8th, Sunday
9:40 Opening ceremony
10:00 Race start
12:00 Race finish
13:00 Finishers’ certificate (at the Start)
13:30 Closing & Award ceremony
Entry fee: HCF member 4,000yen
Non-member (Students) 2,000yen
*Entry Fees are non-refundable.
Registration： Internet entry site sportsentry.ne.jp is ready in Japanese, and English site is coming soon.You can enter through the Sports Entry site, by Fax or by snail mail.
Registration will close on July 20th, 2010. Application must be postmarked not later than the date.
For more information, please see the Team Niseko website teamniseko.com.