Hey guys, how time flies, we are only a week away from the largest marathon in town, Standard Chartered KL Marathon 2015 ! And here are some updates that you should know regarding on the KL Marathon which is happening on this Sunday, 4 Oct 2015.
Standard Chartered KL Marathon 2015
Things You Need To Know
#1. Did you know that over 8,000 tonnes of bananas will be consumed at the Standard Chartered KL Marathon ? That's literally equivalent to the weight of 7 Honda City cars ! ;P
#2. Over 64,000 litres of water and 17,000 litres of isotonic drinks will be served to all Standard Chartered KL Marathon runners.
#3. There will be 35,000 runners this year competing across various categories and the most popular category is the MSIG 10km with 15,000 runners taking part !
|Standard Chartered KL Marathon 2015 : Pacers * photo credits to scklm15|
#4. Pacers of the Standard Chartered KL Marathon consist of experienced runners whom have run many many many Marathons (42.195 km) across Malaysia and around the world.
#5. Don't forget to collect your Standard Chartered KL Marathon 2015 race kit, hereby are the race kit collection details :-
Standard Chartered KL Marathon 2015 Race Kit Collection
Date : 1st & 2nd October (11am to 8pm)
3rd October (10am to 6pm)
Venue : Dataran Underground,
Dataran Merdeka, KL.
Registered runners will receive a bag with a running vest, a race bib number, one timing chip attached to the back of the race bib (Full Marathon, Half Marathon and 10KM categories only) and race entry pack goodies.
Lastly, as you may know there will be road closures for the marathon, so do plan your journey in ahead to avoid traffic.