Tokyo marathon to cancel entries from general public: Tokyo Shimbun

Runners at the start of the Tokyo Marathon 2019, in this photo taken by Kyodo. (File photo: Reuters)

Tokyo marathon organizers have decided to cancel entries from the general public for the event scheduled on March 1 due to the coronavirus outbreak, Tokyo Shimbun newspaper reported on Monday.

About 38,000 people from the general public were scheduled to run in the event, Japan's biggest marathon, the paper said.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 14:06 - GMT 11:06