Singapore’s first ever golf course run, OCC 3Ten Run, will be held on 19th December 2015 (Saturday) from 6.00 pm until 11.00 pm at one of Singapore’s premier golf courses, Orchid Country Club (OCC). ‘3’ refers to the three 9-hole golf courses and ‘Ten’ refers to the entire route distance of 10 km.
Race venue – An award-winning golf course
OCC is located in the lush greenery in Yishun since 1993 which boasts three 9-hole golf courses which are named Aranda, Vanda and Dendro respectively. This premier country club also has a driving range, holiday chalets, an international class bowling centre, supermarket, restaurants and a multi-functional social & recreational clubhouse, among others.
Race categories and entitlements
There are 2 main categories of competitive 10km that covers all the three golf courses and a 1 km family run for families & kids. Participants get to run on the buggy track and roughs that are overlooking the surrounding greenery and the waterways of Sungei Seletar Reservoir in the cool evening weather. Flood lights will be switched on for the night event to ensure clear visibility and safety of runners. Participants will also receive race packs worth more than S$100, including a race singlet and finisher medal!
Early Christmas celebration on race day
Besides running on the beautiful golf courses, there will be a Christmas-themed race village at OCC where runners and supporters will stand to enjoy an array of great promotion from the vendors. In addition attractive goodie bags including specially designed event run tees will also be given to runners.