News for the race or running enthusiasts whom enjoys running with friends and family 🙂
Mizuno introduces the first full-fledged Ekiden race in Singapore, argeting at least 5,000 participants, the inaugural race, which will be the first of its kind in Singapore, will take place on 18 July 2015 at The Meadow, Gardens by the Bay.
Striving to deliver an experience that will focus on Japanese values such as teamwork, performance and perseverance, the Mizuno Ekiden 2015 will showcase the concept of relay running that has stemmed from Japan and has been incredibly popular since its inception. In the 01Japanese language, Ekiden is a term referring to a long-distance relay running race. Although the concept is not new in Singapore, it will be the first time a race in Singapore features only Ekiden-based categories, namely the Open Category (42.195km), Corporate and Schools Category (21.1km)*.
Update: Early bird rates has been extended till 18 May 2359hrs.
Information as kindly shared by Mizuno and SPRG.