Description: the 3rd edition of the Echigo Country Trail north of Nagano and northwest of Tokyo. The event places a lot of emphasis on creating an outstanding cultural, culinary and of course sporting experience for participants. The course has a mix of fast and technically steep sections. The 2016 edition was recognised as one of the 'hidden treasures' on the Asian calendar, and is also a great introduction to the sport for beginners.
Race distance: 52km
Elevation gain: 2030 Hm
Asia Trail Master finisher points: 100