KUCHING – The annual Kuching Marathon is expected to attract more than 15,000 runners and will be held on August 18 at Padang Merdeka, Kuching.
A full marathon of 42 KM, half marathon of 21KM, 10KM and 5KM respectively will be featured in this year’s 6th edition which is now augmented as International Road Race recognized by Association of International Marathon and Distance Races (AIMS).
The full marathon will take runners through and past the administrative centre of Kuching North and through some of the more historic parts of Kuching South before heading back to the finish line at the iconic Padang Merdeka.
Prizes will be awarded for the completion of the full marathon, half marathon and 10km runs with individual categories for Men, Women and Veterans while the 5km fun run is open to runners of all ages
The run offers an opportunity for participants to soak in some of the unique architecture and rich history of Kuching city.
Isuzu Malaysia is the main sponsor for this year’s marathon. Details and participation in the Kuching Marathon 2019 can be found at www.marathonkuching.com.