EVENT INFO

Race Date: Sunday, 22nd April 2018 / Start & Finish Area: Kai Tak Runway Park (Phase 1)


PARTICIPANT START LIST (Updated: 4 April 2018)


 RACE DAY SCHEDULE

  • 07:30 – Race Village Opens @ Kai Tak Runway Park (Phase 1)
  • 08:15 – Warm up by Urban Active
  • 08:30 – Race Start: 10KM
  • 09:45 – Cool down by Happiness Yoga Ayurveda (please bring a towel or yoga mat)
  • 10:00 – Race Start: 3KM  Family Run/Walk & 1KM Family Run/Walk
  • 10:05 – Awards Ceremony: 10KM Races
  • 10:20 – Warm up by Urban Active
  • 10:30 – Race Start: 5KM
  • 11:00 – Cool down by Happiness Yoga Ayurveda (please bring a towel or yoga mat)
  • 11:15 – Awards Ceremony: 5KM Races

The organiser reserves the right to change, update or modify the starting times by category.


RACE DAY SHUTTLE BUS

TO VENUE: Fuk To Street, Exit A Kowloon Bay MTR (Google Maps / YouTube) -> Kai Tak Cruise Terminal

Schedule:

  • 6:45am to 7:45am: Priority given to 10km participants with tickets
  • 7:45am to 10:30am: For all other participants (5km, 3km, 1km) with tickets

RETURN: Kai Tak Cruise Terminal -> Fuk To Street, Exit A Kowloon Bay MTR (Google Maps / YouTube)

Schedule:

  • 9:30am to 11:45am: For all participants with tickets (please keep your ticket for the return journey)

Important Notes:

  • Shuttle bus service will only be provided for participants who purchased the shuttle bus tickets (HK$20 round-trip) during registration.
  • Please keep your ticket for the return journey.
  • Shuttle bus tickets will be distributed during race kit collection.
  • No refunds will be arranged.

BEFORE YOU LEAVE HOME

RACE DAY CHECKLIST

Must Bring

  • HKID/Medical Insurance Card (if any)
  • Race Bib /w Safety pins
  • Running Top, Shorts, Socks
  • Running Shoes

Optional

  • Water Bottle
  • Hat or visor
  • Sunscreen, vaseline or other anti-chafing lotion
  • Watch or GPS
  • Sunglasses
  • Gels or sports drink if you’ve been training with them
  • Towel
  • Extra change of clothes to wear afterwards

WEAR YOUR RACE BIB Put on the front of your torso and make sure it is clearly visible, pinned in all four corners and is not covered by jackets, runner belts, water bottles, etc. The timing chip will be attached to the bib, which is unaltered and unmodified (Do not fold or wrinkle). Runners are required to cross the timing mats located at the Start, Finish and other timing locations, otherwise, no result will be provided.


WHEN YOU ARRIVE

ARRIVAL TIME Please ensure that you arrive at least 45 minutes before your scheduled start time.

RACE ETIQUETTE As the race will start early in the morning, runners are advised to minimize the noise level.

BAG DEPOSIT Runners are encouraged to arrive early to deposit their bags and avoid any delay as a queue is expected. Please do not deposit any valuable item(s).While maximum care and security will be enforced, the Race Organiser will not be responsible for any loss or damaged items. Participants who choose to use this service may do so at their own risk.

TOILETS are located near the Start area.

RACE VILLAGE will be near the start area of Kai Tak Runway Park and will consist of various activities provided by our sponsors and partners.


BEFORE YOU START

START TIME / LINE UP The start line is located on the main field. Runners must line up behind the start pillars before their start times and select your lineup point based on your predicted finish time. A general rule of thumb is faster runners towards the front and joggers/walkers towards the back.

WATER is available near the start line.


DURING THE RACE

WATER will available on two points during the race.

DIRECTION Race officials and volunteers will be deployed along the route for safety. Runners must follow instructions given by the race officials during the race.

SAFETY REMINDERS

  • For everyone’s safety, baby joggers, strollers, baby carriers, baby backpacks, inline skates, scooters, bicycles, skateboards, canes, crutches, walkers, walking sticks and animals of any kind are prohibited from the course.
  • For safety, all runners must stay on the sidewalk for the entire duration of the race. Running on the road is strictly prohibited.
  • As the race is an out and back course, as a sign of courtesy, please keep to your LEFT to avoid bumping into participants racing the other direction.
  • It is recommended that athletes keep only one earbud in to be able to hear directions from race officials.
  • While runners are welcome to take pictures, selfie sticks are prohibited in any runner and spectator areas.

AFTER THE RACE

WATER is available near the finish line.

AWARDS CEREMONY will start at 10:05am and 11:15am for the 10KM Races and 5KM Races respectively. If you think you have won a prize, please approach one of our staff at the Stage. The following prizes will be awarded:

10KM CHALLENGE (MALE & FEMALE 16-29, 20-39, 40+)

1st Place

  • Champion Framed Certificate
  • Patagonia Backpack
  • Venture Studio Family Photo Shoot Package (worth HKD 6,100)

2nd Place

  • 1st Runner-Up Framed Certificate
  • Venture Studio Family Photo Shoot Package (worth HKD 5,100)

3rd Place

  • 2nd Runner-Up Framed Certificate
  • Venture Studio Family Photo Shoot Package (worth HKD 4,500)

5KM CHALLENGE (MALE & FEMALE OVERALL)

1st Place

  • Champion Framed Certificate
  • Patagonia Backpack
  • Venture Studio Family Photo Shoot Package (worth HKD 6,100)

2nd Place

  • 1st Runner-Up Framed Certificate
  • Venture Studio Family Photo Shoot Package (worth HKD 5,100)

3rd Place

  • 2nd Runner-Up Framed Certificate
  • Venture Studio Family Photo Shoot Package (worth HKD 4,500)

PROVISIONAL RESULTS will be published on the event website within 48 hours from the end of the race.

PHOTOS will be uploaded soon after the race. Latest updates will be published on Sporting Republic’s Facebook page.


INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY

  • If Typhoon Signal No.3 or above, or the Red/Black Rainstorm Signal is hoisted at any time from 12:00am on race day, the event will be re-scheduled.
  • If the above noted inclement weather warnings are raised after the start of the race, the race director has the right to change the course distance, revise the overall race arrangements or stop the race altogether. If the race is stopped, it will be either cancelled for that day or re-scheduled.
  • If the above noted inclement weather condition warnings are raised again on a rescheduled date, the race will be permanently cancelled without any further rescheduling and no race entry fees will be refunded.