Sha Tin Distance Run in Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR

Funded

on 28 February 2017

US$11,341

Total Fundraised

 

Event Objectives

 

"Long Distance Running" not only can strengthen one's physical tness, but also empower endurance training. We aim at promoting importance of playing sports to the public through different competitions. Our ultimate goal is to gather people who enjoy sharing experiences and happiness in "Long-distance Running" with others.

 

“Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR” will be the theme of the Sha Tin Long Distance Run in 2017. Through Long Distance Run competition and Carnival, all of us share the happiness and celebrate the historic occasion together.

 

Event Date

12th March 2017 (Sunday)

 

Quota

2,500 runners

 

Category

 

Qualification of

Competition

Individual

※Team

▲400 m Family Fun Race

Youth I

Born 2005-2008

3 km

3 km

 

 

Youth II

Born 2002-2004

Youth III

Born 1999-2001

Adult

1998 or before

Open

Born 1981-1998

10 km

10 km

Senior

Born 1967-1980

Master

1998 or before

▲Family Fun Race

A Family team MUST be formed an Adult who born on or before 1998 and a child who born between 2009 to 2012.

 

Visual Impaired

Visual Impaired Runner can challenge the individual age division and Visual Impaired Division Men or Women's champion. We will try to arrange guide runner if you are needed.

 
  • The finishing time of a team is the sum of the first four individual time of 4-6 members from each team. If two teams share the same time, the team with the shortest individual time shall be the winner.
  • The result of each team member will also be counted as individual result
  • For 3km ※team run, runners must apply for the same division of event
  • For 10km ※team run, runners can apply for different divisions of the event.
  • ▲Family Fun Race must pass the finishing line by holding each other's hands.

 

Entry Fee

  • Individual : $ 180 per person
  • ※Team : $4-6 members, $180 per person
  • ▲Family Fun Race : $250 per team
  • Visual Impaired Runner : $150 per person
  • *Guide Runner : Free

 

Souvenirs

1.T-Shirt; 2. Certificate; 3. Gifts

 

Starting Time

10 km: 8:00 am

3 km: 8:10 am

▲400m Family Run Race: 9:45 am

 

Awards

Individual: The 1st – 3rd each will be awarded Trophy and cash awards, while the 4th – 10th each will be awarded Medal.

▲Family Fun Race: The 1st – 3rd Family Team will be awarded Trophy and cash awards, while the 4th – 10th will be awarded Medals.

※Team (3KM / 10KM): The 1st – 3rd each will be awarded Trophy and Medals.

Group - The Best Application Award         

Group with the most number of participants will be awarded a Trophy.      
 

 

Event Route

10km

Shatin Sports Ground → Banyan Bridge → Shatin Rowing Centre → Hong Kong Sports Institute → Shatin Racecourse → Twin Bridge → Hang Tai Road → Ma On Shan Promenade (Return and Finish in Shatin Sports Ground)

 

3km

Shatin Sports Ground → Banyan Bridge → Shatin Rowing Centre → Hong Kong Sports Institute (Return and Finish in Shatin Sports Ground)

 

▲400m Family Fun Race

Complete one lap around the track inside Shatin Sports Ground with obstacle.

 

Assembly Area

Sha Tin Sports Ground

(20 mins walk from Sha Tin MTR Station Exit A1)

 

Runner’s Pack Collection

  1. Successful applicants will receive a letter for Runners Pack Collection on or before 25th February 2017.
  2. If you have not received the letter by 28th February 2017, please call 2691 5657 for assistance.
  3. Each participant must collect their runner's pack, race number (which includes the B-tag timing device) on speci ed collection dates.
  4. Timing device and race number are not transferable.

 

 

Event Objectives

 

"Long Distance Running" not only can strengthen one's physical tness, but also empower endurance training. We aim at promoting importance of playing sports to the public through different competitions. Our ultimate goal is to gather people who enjoy sharing experiences and happiness in "Long-distance Running" with others.

 

“Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Establishment of the HKSAR” will be the theme of the Sha Tin Long Distance Run in 2017. Through Long Distance Run competition and Carnival, all of us share the happiness and celebrate the historic occasion together.

 

Event Date

12th March 2017 (Sunday)

 

Quota

2,500 runners

 

Category

 

Qualification of

Competition

Individual

※Team

▲400 m Family Fun Race

Youth I

Born 2005-2008

3 km

3 km

 

 

Youth II

Born 2002-2004

Youth III

Born 1999-2001

Adult

1998 or before

Open

Born 1981-1998

10 km

10 km

Senior

Born 1967-1980

Master

1998 or before

▲Family Fun Race

A Family team MUST be formed an Adult who born on or before 1998 and a child who born between 2009 to 2012.

 

Visual Impaired

Visual Impaired Runner can challenge the individual age division and Visual Impaired Division Men or Women's champion. We will try to arrange guide runner if you are needed.

 
  • The finishing time of a team is the sum of the first four individual time of 4-6 members from each team. If two teams share the same time, the team with the shortest individual time shall be the winner.
  • The result of each team member will also be counted as individual result
  • For 3km ※team run, runners must apply for the same division of event
  • For 10km ※team run, runners can apply for different divisions of the event.
  • ▲Family Fun Race must pass the finishing line by holding each other's hands.

 

Entry Fee

  • Individual : $ 180 per person
  • ※Team : $4-6 members, $180 per person
  • ▲Family Fun Race : $250 per team
  • Visual Impaired Runner : $150 per person
  • *Guide Runner : Free

 

Souvenirs

1.T-Shirt; 2. Certificate; 3. Gifts

 

Starting Time

10 km: 8:00 am

3 km: 8:10 am

▲400m Family Run Race: 9:45 am

 

Awards

Individual: The 1st – 3rd each will be awarded Trophy and cash awards, while the 4th – 10th each will be awarded Medal.

▲Family Fun Race: The 1st – 3rd Family Team will be awarded Trophy and cash awards, while the 4th – 10th will be awarded Medals.

※Team (3KM / 10KM): The 1st – 3rd each will be awarded Trophy and Medals.

Group - The Best Application Award         

Group with the most number of participants will be awarded a Trophy.      
 

 

Event Route

10km

Shatin Sports Ground → Banyan Bridge → Shatin Rowing Centre → Hong Kong Sports Institute → Shatin Racecourse → Twin Bridge → Hang Tai Road → Ma On Shan Promenade (Return and Finish in Shatin Sports Ground)

 

3km

Shatin Sports Ground → Banyan Bridge → Shatin Rowing Centre → Hong Kong Sports Institute (Return and Finish in Shatin Sports Ground)

 

▲400m Family Fun Race

Complete one lap around the track inside Shatin Sports Ground with obstacle.

 

Assembly Area

Sha Tin Sports Ground

(20 mins walk from Sha Tin MTR Station Exit A1)

 

Runner’s Pack Collection

  1. Successful applicants will receive a letter for Runners Pack Collection on or before 25th February 2017.
  2. If you have not received the letter by 28th February 2017, please call 2691 5657 for assistance.
  3. Each participant must collect their runner's pack, race number (which includes the B-tag timing device) on speci ed collection dates.
  4. Timing device and race number are not transferable.

 

Terms and Conditions

  1. Application fee is NOT refundable and transferable accepted.
  2. The event will be cancelled if a Black Rainstorm signal or a Tropical Cyclone signal No.8 is still hoisted at 05:00am.
  3. If the event is cancelled due to bad weather, no refund will be made.
  4. All disputes will be arbitrated by the organizer.
  5. Participants are responsible for their own insurance.
  6. The participants can keep their belongings in a designated storage area. However, the participants are responsible for their own valuables as we are not for liable any losses.
  7. The organizing committee reserves the right to amend or clarify the above rules.