2018 TRIENNALEPosted : March 21, 2018
We are pleased to announce that Tour de Tsumari 2018 will be held durign the ETAT2018 on 26 August 2018. The registration for participation will be open from 11 April through the official website of Tour de Tsumari.
Tour de Tsumari has been held since 2006 which invites participants to run through artworks dotted around the Echigo-Tsumari region. Locals welcome participants at aid/water stations which is one of the distinctive attractions of this cycling event, attracting people to come back every three years.
Visit official websitefor details and registration.
●Registration period: Wednesday 11 April to Sunday 30 June 2018
(entry will be closed when the registration reach the maximum number of participants)
About Tour de Tsumari
A cycling event as a form of artwork planned, proposed and organised by Yoshiaki Ito, an architect who has been engaged with Echigo-Tsumari since 2000. He set "moving along the region" as a theme for the event which invites participants to run through beautiful satoyama landscape as they enjoy artworks and architectures. It has been held every year since 2006 in co-operation with local people and it is run as one of the ETAT official event during the festival year.