Monday, April 1, 2013

ntv7 Feel Good Run 2013 is back on 07.07.13!

ntv7 Feel Good Run 2013 is back on 07.07.13!

ntv7 Feel Good Run 2013 is one of the run I'm waiting for. I remembered the ntv7 Feel Good Run 2012 was my 1st 7km run (after I graduated from uni) and that was the run bring me back to running. ^-^
The unhealthy lifestyle......
According to statistics released by the National Health and Morbidity Surveys, in 2011 alone, 15.1% of Malaysians aged 18 and above were suffering from obesity. To date, a staggering 75% of Malaysians do not include any exercise in their daily routine. Which is why as part of the station’s effort in giving back to the community, ntv7 is hopeful that its annual charity fun run can help change this unhealthy habit.
To commemorate the station’s big 15th year anniversary, the Feel Good Run this year will be more exciting than ever. This year, ntv7 has decided to keep its previous year’s slogan, ‘Do Good Feel Good’ as the station feels that the act of benevolence goes a long way and until that mission is accomplished with maximum satisfaction, the slogan remains a motivation factor for them to share the love.
Feel Good Run 2013 will be held on:
 7 July 2013
6.00am - 10.30am
The starting point will be at Sri Pentas, Bandar Utama, while the finishing line is at Central Park, One Utama. A variety of activities will be carried out at Central Park where runners and their families are encouraged to join in the fun.
In-conjunction with the channel’s 15th anniversary, the committee has decided on a special “15KM category” this year, while giving a chance for runners to take on a longer distance route than its previous years. Runners are allowed to pick their preferred category.
1) 15KM Feel Good Run
For age 16 and above
2) 7KM Feel Good Run
For age 13 and above
3) 2.3KM Bananana! Run
For age 7 – 12 only
Celebrities participating in warm-up session during press conference

Viewers or members of the public who wish to register for the run may do so from
 1 April - 31 May 2013
 or
 upon reaching 5,000 runners 
(whichever comes first)

For registration,
they may do it online by logging onto www.ntv7.com.my/feelgoodrun
or 
alternatively they may register manually at Federal Territory Amateur Athletic Association (FTAAA) and at the Twenty First Century Sports (M) Sdn Bhd.  

The fee for:
1) 15KM Feel Good Run
RM35
2) 7KM Feel Good Run
RM35
3) 2.3KM Bananana! Run 
RM15 
Celebrities @ Feel Good Run 2013 press conference

This year, Feel Good Run will be introducing the convenience of “bulk registration” for runners who wish to register in a group with a maximum of 10 individuals for the 15KM or 7KM categories. The public can also email in their queries to “Hooha! Asia” at enquiry@hooha.asia for more information on how to register.

There is also an exclusive corporate package that is established to encourage corporations to participate in the Feel Good Run event, and nominate their staff to run in a team. The minimum fee for a team with maximum of 15 runners is RM1,000. Interested companies can email in their queries to feelgoodrun@ntv7.com.my.

A runner’s Running Kit will be provided to all, comprising a running t-shirt, a message bib and a runner’s guide. Runners who complete their run will also be given a finisher memento and participation certificate at the end of the run. 
Meanwhile, the station will dedicate the whole month of May for the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives with numerous visitations and other beneficial activities will be conducted with our beneficiaries. 
The beneficiaries for this year’s Feel Good Run are:
  • Hospis Malaysia
  • Malaysian Rare Disorders Society
  • Rumah Kanak-Kanak Tengku Budriah
  • SPCA. 
All proceeds from the run, including the corporate package, will be channeled to the four beneficiaries.

Last year, the event managed to raise a total of RM142,800 with over 5,000 registered runners and a celebrity participation of more than 80, making it the largest run held in Bandar Utama. The full list of participating celebrities this year will be revealed at a later date. Runners who prefer to run in costumes are more than welcomed, just like its previous years.

For more information on Feel Good Run 2013, log onto www.ntv7.com.my/feelgoodrun or follow the ntv7 Facebook (www.facebook.com/ntv7.feelgood) and Twitter (ntv7). 
The Twitter community nationwide is welcomed to use two special hashtags initiated by ntv7 – #ntv7fgr and #dogoodfeelgood – in all their messages which discuss about the Feel Good Run.
 
See you there!

2 comments:

HenRy LeE said...

feel like joining this! :D

ZhengNorahs said...

Henry: Join! Join! Join!

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