8 FEB 2015
Straits Quay, Penang
The 2nd Newton Challenge Penang 2015 is back, aim to attract 3,000 runners, underlying Newton’s continuing commitment to helping runners from all ages live well and stay healthy.
The New Slogan You Are Your Limit will be challenging participants to reach a new height in their running achievement. For the coming 2nd edition, runners will be tested to a further distances of 12KM/25KM from previous 7KM/17KM. No doubt will challenge runners to conquer one of the highest road elevations in Penang.
Next Year will see the introduction of 2 new categories called 3.5 KM Dash and 1KM Dash,
- 3.5KM Dash
- Competitive Individual – from 10 till 15 years old
- Buddies or 2 in a team; same gender or different genders
- 1.0KM Dash
- Family Package from 2 to 4 – Minimal must be 1 child from as young as 4 till 9 years old
Each participant (12KM/25KM/3.5KM/1.0KM) will entitle 1 pair of either Male/female Newton socks.
- To bring runners out from their comfort zone ; to tackle and overcome own fear for greater height in their running experiences
- To allow runners from other states or countries to experience the feeling on tackling one of the highest road elevation in Penang
- 1st time allowing younger generations to experience the fun of healthy running lifestyle…encouraging as young as 4 years old
subject to service charges of 6%
- 25KM – Newton Dri – fit Running vest, a pair of Newton Socks, 25KM Finisher medal, E-certificates, Timing Chip, Running bib and goodies
- 12KM – Newton Dri – fit Running vest, a pair of Newton Sock, 12KM Finisher Medal, E-certificates, Timing Chip, Running bib and goodies
- 1.0KM Dash – Newton Dri – Fit running vest, a pair of Newton Sock and E-certificates
- 3.5KM Dash – Newton Dri – Fit running vest, a pair of Newton Sock and E-certificates