Friday, December 28, 2012
Complete List of Marathons in Malaysia 2013
Yes. The most complete list of marathons in Malaysia you will ever get. It's not that many to start with. Heheh!
FYI, We are leaving out the dubious ones like Taiping and the Langkawi Geopark "International" Marathons.
Malaysia Women Marathon @ Shah Alam
Making its debut this year is the Malaysia Women Marathon. Celebrating femininity in the world of running, this race will take place on 7 April in Shah Alam. Not much info is available at moment but do like their FB page: http://www.facebook.com/MalaysiaWomenMarathon for future updates.
The Island Ocean Marathon @ Langkawi Island
A "spin off" from the first ever boutique marathon in Malaysia, River Jungle Marathon. Run along the beach, coast and witness these amazing sights in the legendary island, Langkawi. 21 April 2013. Find out more HERE.
Borneo International Marathon @ Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Getting popular year by year. Marathon runners from Peninsula Malaysia, Philippines and Singapore are flocking to Sabah for this run. We heard that they are working on a new route in 2013. 5 May 2013. Register HERE.
Standard Chartered KL Marathon @ Kuala Lumpur
One of the best ways to see Kuala Lumpur on foot! Heheh! Very well organised and offers lucrative cash prizes.30 Jun 2013. Registration opens in Jan 2013. Info HERE.
The River Jungle Marathon @ Hulu Langat
The second half of the boutique marathon series. Into its fourth year, this race brings to you the marvelous views of the Semenyih Dam, mountains and traditional Malay villages along the route. 1 September 2013. Find out more HERE.
BSN Putrajaya Night Marathon @ Putrajaya
If you have intense fear of sunlight, then this race is for you. Flagging off at 8pm, the race will allow you to enjoy the gorgeous night sceneries around the majestic Putrajaya. Tentative date: 19 October 2013. Info HERE.
Allianz Penang Bridge International Marathon @ Pulau Pinang
The most popular and the biggest marathon in the North! In 2013, the race will take place on the new 2nd link bridge from Batu Maung. 17 November 2013. Info HERE.
So, there you have it, the complete listing of marathons in Malaysia in 2013. For those who have not heard the news, Energizer Night Race is NOT making a return in 2013. Detail HERE.
We also heard from a little bird that there will be a women only marathon coming in Putrajaya soon. But we can't list it up until we get further confirmation. Do follow us on Twitter and Like us on Facebook for updates.
UPDATE: For 2014 List, please click http://runwitme.blogspot.com/2013/12/complete-list-of-marathons-in-malaysia.html