Date: 10 July 2010 (Saturday)
Venue: Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club
Entry Fee: RM25 (Adults), RM15 (Children/Student)
Kota Kinabalu: The 10th Sutera Harbour 7K Sunset Charity Run 2010, one of Sabah's biggest annual community charity events will be held on Saturday, 10th July 2010 at Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club here.
The event is aimed at raising funds and to promote better health through running geared towards a healthy lifestyle and is a part of Sutera Harbour Resort's Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).
Assistant Youth and Sports Minister, Datuk Jahid Jahim launched the event yesterday with a call to the community to join and support the run.
The 7K Sunset Charity Run is a fun, community-based fundraiser in which participants register to run a 7km route. Registration fee is RM25 for adults and RM15 for children/students and includes a fun event T-shirt.
Runners who complete the 7km route within 77 minutes will be entitled to win lucky draw prizes drawn at the post-Run concert. In addition to live entertainment, there will be food and games stalls with proceeds from the stall sales going to the 7K Charity Run beneficiaries.
The beneficiaries of the Charity Run are Special Olympics Sabah and the Sabah Thalassaemia Society, non-profit organisations located in Kota Kinabalu.
Deputy Chief Minister-cum-Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Peter Pang En Yin is expected to flag-off the event at Sutera Harbour Marina & Country Club.
Grace One Group Sdn Bhd presented a contribution of RM310,000 donated in kind for the 10th Sutera Harbour 7K Sunset Charity Run.
The presentation was handed over by Esther Siaw, Group Sales & Marketing Manager to Sutera Harbour Resort Chief Operating Officer Ravi Kathiravelu. Other sponsors include Angkatan Hebat and Fuji Xerox.
Entry forms are available at the Member Relations Counter at Sutera Harbour Marina, Golf & Country Club.
For registration and more information, please contact the 7K Hotline at (088) 308 121.