Friday, July 4, 2008

Nike+ Human Race 10K

Joined the Nike+ 10k race which will be held on 31 Aug 08. This race is a charity run which will contribute to the respective organizations.

Date : 31 Aug 08
Venue : Padang - Singapore
Time : 1630 Estimated start time


1 Day, 1 Million Runners, 25 Cities, 25 Top Musical Acts Join in Unprecedented New Race Experience - The Nike+ Human Race 10K: The World’s Largest One Day Running Event. Singapore will be the only city in Southeast Asia hosting the event drawing participants and spectators from around the region. Starting from the Esplanade and finishing at the Padang, an estimated 10,000 runners will be running past iconic, historical, cultural landmarks and through many of the city’s scenic neighborhoods and skyline. This event is a unification of all sport citizens with the purpose of raising the profile of running through a united global 10km run. What’s unique about this event is the leverage of music as the springboard to introduce, incite and involve the youth of today. The sound of the event will be amplified right from the start of the race throughout the route till the end with a finale concert that will be staged by local and international acts to celebrate the experience of the event!


$25 for Adults Aged 24 and below.
$45 for Adults Aged 25 and above.

Getting There

City Hall MRT Station (EW13/NS25)

Contact Person/Event Organiser

Nike Singapore Pte Ltd
15A Changi Business Park Central 1
#04-01 Eightrium@Changi Business Park
Tel : 6788 0990

From the website:

"Every step you run in the race will count toward the cause you support. Choose one of the three charities below to run for on race day.

The UN Refugee Agency
UNHCR's campaign is committed to giving refugee children the chance to learn and play. Your donations help give vulnerable children the education to support themselves for the rest of their lives.

Lance Armstrong Foundation
Founded in 1997 by cancer survivor and champion cyclist Lance Armstrong, the LAF empowers cancer survivors to live life on their own terms and raises funds and awareness for the cancer fight.

World Wildlife Fund
WWF works globally to reduce the impacts of climate change. As the largest multinational conservation organization in the world, WWF has been protecting the future of nature for more than 45 years."

Nike+ Human Race 10k

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