Prepare to be completely soaked!
For those of you who can’t make it to Thailand for the famous Songkran festival, don’t despair as Kuala Lumpur will be holding its very own water celebration with the aptly titled SongkRUN, taking place on 26 March 2017. Positioning itself as Asia’s biggest fun run and music festival, the run promises plenty of icy experiences and rain showers, along the scenic route of MAEPS Serdang, Selangor.
This year, the music and water zones have been revamped with various themes combining range of musical genres. Runners will discover the Water Fountain, Foam Party, Rain Shower, Icy Tunnel and Fire Brigade, before arriving at the finish line and joining in the after-party featuring well-known musicians and DJs such as ANRK, Chukiess & Whackboi among others.
“Compared to last year, SongkRUN this year is really unique. It lets you work up a sweat while taking in the unique sights and splash amidst friendly camaraderie,” SongkRUN Founder Mr. Andrew Lee shared.
Participants who sign up for the run can opt for one of two race packs. The standard pack (RM125) includes an official race T-shirt, waterproof pouch, wristband and a medal, while the shooter pack (RM155) includes additional full-size water gun that can be reloaded at filling stations along the course and in the party zone. RM20 off Early-bird tickets are now available until 15 March 2017.
For more information and registration details, check out songkrun.com