Hakone ekiden's stubborn crowds cause for Olympic concern

Track & Field Jan 6, 2021

Hakone ekiden's stubborn crowds cause for Olympic concern

by Kaz Nagatsuka

The 2021 Tokyo-Hakone Round-Trip College Ekiden Race concluded as a last-mile thriller between the eventual winner Komazawa University and runner-up Soka University. But the latest edition of the biggest New Year sporting tradition in Japan delivered many other intriguing topics. One of the most talked-about stories ...