Honyaku Center Inc. will participate in Oxfam Trailwalker Japan 2012!
UPDATE : 03-16-2012
Honyaku Center Inc. is pleased to announce entry of two teams in the 6th Oxfam Trailwalker Japan, to be held from May 11th to 13th, 2012.
About Oxfam Trailwalker
Oxfam Trailwalker Japan is a charity fundraising event in which teams of 4 set out to complete a 100km course over challenging mountainous terrain within a 48 hour time limit. Each team must start together, stick together, and go through each check point and cross the finish line together. Over the past 20 years, Oxfam Trailwalker has become a major international fundraising event held in countries all over the world. Trailwalker events have been held in 11 countries: Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Japan, Great Britain, Ireland, Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany, Ireland, and Canada. Trailwalker Japan began in 2007, and in 2011 was participated in by 142 teams and raised over 47 million yen for Oxfam charities.
Oxfam is a development, relief, and campaigning organization working in 98 countries to find lasting solutions to poverty and injustice. Funds raised through Trailwalker support Oxfam programs around the world. A portion of funds is also used to support local communities hosting the event.
As a corporation that believes in promoting international economic and cultural exchange, Honyaku Center Inc. is proud to take part in this world renowned event and help contribute to both local and international communities.
|Date||Friday May 11th until Sunday May 13th, 2012.|
|Course||100km from Odawara City, Kanagawa prefecture to Lake Yamanaka near Mt. Fuji in Yamanashi prefecture.|
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