The official website of the Kanagawa Prefectural Executive Committee for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay

Hope Lights Our Way / 希望の道を、つなごう。 Olympic Torch Relay held Period: Monday, June 29, 2020 to Wednesday, July 1 Torchbearers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay Running in Kanagawa!: Monday, June 29, 2020 to Wednesday, July 1


December 2, 2019
Launch of a website for information on the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay in Kanagawa Prefecture!
December 2, 2019
From July 1 (Mon.) to August 31 (Sat.), 2019, we accepted applications for participation in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Torch Relay as runners. We are really thankful for the many applications that we received.
・If elected as a Torchbearer, the Prefectural Executive Committee will contact you as a bulletin from December 2019 (planned). After that, The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games will make an official notification.
・No notice will be given to those who are not selected.
・There will be no disclosure of any reasons for non-selection. We won't be able to answer to the inquiries about the reason.

Schedule and Route in Kanagawa Prefecture

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay schedule in Kanagawa Prefecture
Monday, June 29 – Wednesday, July 1, 2020

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay in Kanagawa Prefecture will begin in Hakone Town, and celebrations will be held in Fujisawa City on Day 1, Sagamihara City on Day 2, and Yokohama City on Day 3. The highlights of the relay will be Mt. Oyama of Isehara City, which has been registered as a Japan Heritage Site and is also popular with hikers, Enoshima, which is the Host venue of sailing, and Tsurugaoka Hachimangu, a shrine located in the center of the ancient city of Kamakura, among others. In Yokohama City, torchbearers will run past International Stadium Yokohama and Yokohama Stadium, where the football, baseball and softball competition will be held, and they will run through other areas of town that symbolize Yokohama, a city that is celebrating its 160th anniversary since opening its port to foreign ships.

Lake Ashinoko, Hakone Town
Mt. Oyama, Isehara City
Tsurugaoka Hachimangu, Kamakura City
Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse, Yokohama City


Day1 Monday, June 29
  1. Hakone(START)
  2. Isehara
  3. Odawara
  4. Oiso
  5. Hiratsuka
  6. Chigasaki
  7. Fujisawa(GOAL)
Celebration venue
Fujisawa: Tsujido Kandai Park
Day2 Tuesday, June 30
  1. Miura(START)
  2. Yokosuka
  3. Kamakura
  4. Ebina
  5. Atsugi
  6. Sagamihara(GOAL)
Celebration venue
Sagamihara: Hashimoto Park
Day3 Wednesday, July 1
  1. Kawasaki(START)
  2. Yokohama(GOAL)
Celebration venue
Yokohama: Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse

  • Currently being negotiated with the Tokyo Organizing Committee, and therefore subject to change.
  • When you click the name of a Municipality name, it links to the homepage of each municipality.


Olympic Torch Relay Management Secretariat, Kanagawa Prefectural Executive Committee for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay
Telephone : 045-548-8105
Hours(Japan Standard Time): Weekdays 10:00-17:00 (except weekends, and holidays)

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