Traffic restrictions for Feb. 17 Okinawa Marathon

by Shoji Kudaka
Stripes Okinawa

With the 27th Okinawa Marathon coming up on Sunday Feb. 17, traffic restrictions will be put in place on Kadena Air Base and off base. Listed below is a summary of information released by 18th Wing and the organizer of the race. 

On-base Traffic Restrictions
Runners will come through Gate 2 and go out of Gate 5. Traffic restrictions will be put in place for Kuter Blvd., Vincent Avenue/Street, and Schreiber Blvd/Avenue. 

Off-base Traffic Restrictions 
The race starts at 8:30 a.m. from Okinawa Comprehensive Athletic Park. Traffic on Routes 227, 10, 8, 329, 85, 330, 81 will be restricted. Estimated time of the restrictions are as follows.

Route 227 (8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.)

Route 10 & 8 (9:20 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.)

Route 329 & 85 (up to Gate 2, 9:50 a.m. – 1:50 p.m.)

Route 85 & 330 (from Gate 5, 10:20 a.m. – 3 p.m.)

Route 81 (10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)

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