Location Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Happening in: October
Race categories: Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10 km, 5 km
Next on: October 4th, 2015Race website
The Marathon held its inaugural race in 2009 with 13,500 runners (in total) and in 2013, 33,000 runners registered. The marathon starts and finishes at Dataran Merdeka and is flagged off directly beneath the clock tower of the Sultan Abdul Samad building. The marathon route passes several landmarks unique to KL, namely: the iconic Twin Towers, the National Monument, the colourful Little India quarter, the majestic National Mosque, the King’s Palace and the Parliament building. The route takes you on a unique journey of new and old.