When you can’t join all races (although how much you wished you could), you definitely need to know the 2017 major races in Singapore not to be missed before taking action.

#1 Pokemon Run SG 2017

Where: The Promontory @ Marina Bay
When: January 14th
Category: 5km

Why Run It: The Pokemon Run SG is Southeast Asia’s first ever Pokemon themed fun run. You don’t need another reason if you are a Pokemon fan. You can get the experience into the life of a Trainer and spot your favorite Pokemon along the course. More than that, you will be the first to check out Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon, the newest Pokemon from the latest Nintendo 3DS instalments. For those who are not a Pokemon fan, find out their cool entitlements first before putting a cross. The race pack comes with the exclusive Pokemon T-shirt, Pokemon drawstring bag, bib and the special Pokeball. What’s more exciting when you receive a Pikachu medal after complete a 5km! Gotta come catch ’em all!


#2 Sundown Marathon Singapore 2017

Where: F1 Pit Building
When: March 25th
Category: Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km, 5km

Why Run It: A serious runner should not miss out this Asia’s largest night run, run through the night and beat the sunrise! This year Sundown Marathon Singapore in their 10th edition, you can expect more refinements and your night race experience will be enhanced with more fun. So sleep can wait, get ready to conquer the night!

#3 Runninghour 2017

Where: Bedok Reservoir
When: May 13th
Category: 10km blindfolded run, 5 km blindfolded run, 3.5km blindfolded walk/run

Why Run It: We know some of you like to run for a cause, so this race is for you! Runninghour 2017, the signature “blindfold” run, supports the national movement that aims to use mainstream sports such as running as a platform to promote integration and nurture an inclusive Singapore for the people with special needs. They offer complimentary slots for all people with special needs, so do encourage your friends and family to take part this meaningful event.

Each participant will get a special edition eye-mask and lanyard, finisher medal and a chance to enter Lucky Draw. This is the only race in Singapore where you run alongside other runners with special needs, let’s RUN SO OTHERS CAN!

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