Yes, Taiwan is calling you to visit them this October!
The weather in Taiwan in October is definitely ideal when you think about your next run-cation. Why not kill two birds with one stone? Run a half marathon and also explore the beauty of Taiwan during autumn! If you’ve been to Taiwan before, rest assured that this run-cation trip will be a special one as it allows you to experience the city from the brand new angle or get reacquainted with places you’ve visited before.
EVA Air, Taiwan’s leading independent airline, will be hosting the EVA Air Half Marathon again in 2019 in Taiwan’s capital, Taipei. The event is scheduled to kick off on the 27th October 2019. Offering a wide range of distances; Half Marathon (21.0975km), 10km and 3km – runners are expected to enjoy and explore Taipei’s beautiful skyline on foot! Also, this run is certified by IAAF AIMS.
Flagging off at 5.20am and 5.45am for the half marathon and 10km respectively, runners will be able to capture majestic scenic moments during sunrise that only Taiwan can offer. Runners will pass top attractions in Taipei as they begin their journey from the plaza in front of the presidential office building, run along the Keelung River and will conclude at Dajia Riverside which is known for its scenic beauty. 3km competitors will also enjoy the morning breeze and busk under the sun as the run will begin at 8.30am, Dajia Riverside Park.
Take A Look at The Race Map
Cool Entitlements Just For You!
A new collection to your entitlements set! All half marathon participants will receive an exclusive storage bag, a NIKE race tank, and a towel. 10km participants will receive a NIKE race t-shirt and a towel and 3km runners are entitled to a NIKE t-shirt after registering.
Finishers of all categories will receive a Finisher’s Medal. Additionally, finishers of the half marathon and 10km will also receive a race result certificate.
|Half Marathon||10 km||3km|
|NTD 1,100||NTD 800||NTD 500|
Registrations are open from
16th April to 12th June!
Exclusive Discounts For ALL of You!
Eva Air pledge to provide you with the warmest Taiwanese hospitality by offering you an exclusive discount code for you! Enjoy a 10% OFF your EVA Air tickets with this promo code: EVAKUL when you book a one-way or return flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Taipei, Taiwan.
Sales Period: 16 Apr – 30 Jun.
Outbound Travel Period: 12 Oct – 26 Oct. *T&C
Finishers are entitled to Sweepstakes
Complete the competition and go into the draw to win 30 free flights to Europe, US, Australia / Asia / Within Taiwan for any destination or free mileage: 50,000 miles for half marathon runners and 35,000 miles for 10K runners.
Read more about the sweepstakes deal here!
So, are you excited about your next or probably your first run-cation? Its time to highlight 27th October on your calendar and start planning right now. Taiwan is welcoming you with open arms!
Want to know more about the EVA Air Half Marathon 2019?
Check out their website and Facebook!