Hiroki Ishikawa

Trail Running Ambassador

Hometown

Ayase-shi, Japan

Resides

Isehara-shi, Japan

Patagonia Trail Running Ambassador Hiroki Ishikawa
Hiroki Ishikawa travels the world in pursuit of enchanting trails for trail running. His work as a pro athlete began when he became Japan’s first professional trail runner. After participating in numerous domestic and overseas races, he focused his efforts on championing the positive attributes of trail running. Hiroki travels throughout Japan as an event instructor and race producer.

Career Highlights

  • First in total standings in the Rocky Mountain Slam and overall winner of the title “Grand Slam” of Ultrarunning, 2007
  • Winner of Hasegawa Tsuneo Cup Mountain Endurance Race in Japan, 2003
  • Author of Trail Running for the Fun, published in Japan by The Whole Earth Publications Co., Ltd.
  • Producer and primary cast member of the film From the Trails, produced and published by Woodhouse Studio, 2014