Saturday, March 25, 2017

Shamrock Run 2017 by the Malaysian Irish Alumni Association

The Malaysian Irish Alumni Association will be organising its MIAA Shamrock Run 2017 on Sunday 7 May 2017 at the DPulze Shopping Center, Cyberjaya, Selangor.

This will be the Third Shamrock run since its inception in 2014. It is a non-competitive leisurely run to instil health awareness and promote bonding for families and friends. Each runner will be given an event T-shirt, running bib and a unique collectors’ finisher medal, with interesting design and motives. Prizes will be given to best-dressed runners in Shamrock, Irish and Malaysian motives.

The soft launch of Shamrock Run 2017 was graced by His Excellency Eamon Hickey, the Ambassador of Ireland to Malaysia, reaffirming the strong support of the Irish Embassy and the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Also present at the launch was Managing Director of O’Briens Irish Sandwich Café Malaysia, Brian Pua and Hafidz Zihim, the President of the Malaysian Irish Alumni Association.

The Shamrock Run 2017 is organised by the Malaysian Irish Alumni Association with strong collaboration from the Embassy of Ireland in Malaysia and O’Briens Irish Sandwich Café as the main partner.

There are 2 categories of the run, the 10km Men & Women Open for those aged 12 and above (Flag Off 7.30 am) and 5km Family Fun Open Category (for those aged 5 and above), strollers and children are much welcomed (Flag Off 7.35 am). The route of the route will pass leafy surroundings suburban of Cyberjaya.

Registration is online through

Participation fee for each runner is RM60 for 10km and RM50 for 5km.

For further information, please email to or check out the Facebook page: MIAA Shamrock Run or contact Mr. Redza at 012-268 7053 or Mr. Hafidz at 012-6908307

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