How would you like to cycle through the Shimanto ＆ Ashizuri area of Kochi in early spring on your favorite bike? You can enjoy nature and challenge your limit!!
This cycle event will be held for the 6th time. It starts and ends in Sukumo sports park. Participants can come and landscape come and enjoy the Shimanto River which famous for it’s clarity. Come experience the fresh air of the woodland trails and beauty of Tosa Shimizu and Otsuki coastlines.
We provide tasty food in resting area which made by local people!
All course are designed in a way that you can enjoy the full scenic view and cultures of the South-West area of Kochi. Let’s have a fun and special time together. We are awaiting the participation of all the nature-loving bike riders from around world. Please remember hoping to have sunny weather as well!!
This year, we collaborate with ‘Shikoku Bakumatsu Ishinhaku’. Participants can feel the history of the South-West area of Kochi!! Lottery event also will be held at the same time! Please participate this event too!!
The course will start at 8:00am from Sukumo sports park and go to Shimanto city.
It is approximately 152.1km. You will cross the Shimanto long bridge, go through Kuroshio town, circle around Shimanto town and turn back to Shimanto city. The maximum difference of elevation is 224m. Participants have to reach the finish line until 5:00pm.
The course will start at 8:00am from Sukumo sports park. It is approximately 130.4km. You will first cycle to Mihara village, them circle around the cape of Ashizuri in Tosashimizu city , go through Otsuki town and finally return back to Sukumo sports park. The maximum difference of elevation is 408m. Participants have to reach the finish line until 5:00pm.
※In the case of rain, the course will be changed so that participants cycle westward around the cape of Ashizuri.Please check the course in the event of rainy weather.
The course will start at 8:30am from Sukumo sports park. It is basically the same as the “Ashizuri Challenge Course” but in the Ashizuri Middle Course participants will not circle around the cape of Ashizuri. It is approximately 108.4km. The maximum difference of elevation is 188m. Participants have to reach the finish line until 5:00pm.
●Shimanto Long Course
●Ashizuri Challenge Course
●Ashizuri Middle Course