The event comprises of a number of races varying in length and difficulty: Marathon, Half-Marathon and 10km. There is also a 600 metre Kids Dash for kids up to 13 years of age. Up to 50,000 runners are expected to take part in this event, so make sure to register early in order to secure your place.
The Marathon (42.195km) is suitable for experienced runners and will take place from 4.30am on Orchard Road. There is also a team marathon event where teams of 6 can take part to complete the 42kms as a team. The Half Marathon (21.1km) is a great way to take part if you are not able to complete the full marathon or those looking for an extra challenge after completing the 10km last year. The 10km run will commence from 7.15am and is a great race for runners of all abilities.
The kids Dash will take place at Orchard Road. The race is designed to encourage kids to participate running and foster their enthusiasm in participating in sports. The event is fun and is a non-competitive race. Children under 6yrs are allowed to participate, but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Racegoers should note that there will be no train service will be available during the early morning. Bus services will be available and are able to be pre-booked. Tickets are just $6.00.
So get involved and register early for the Singapore Marathon!