Penang Forward Sports Club chairman Lim Choo Hooi said the closing date for the registration of the race is Saturday.
“We are still accepting entry but only via online registration.
“The run is divided into two categories — the 15km Competitive Run and the 5km Fun Run.
“It will be held on Feb 1 at Precinct 10 in Tanjung Tokong.
“The competitive run will be flagged off at 6am, while the fun run will be flagged off at 6.30am,” he told a press conference at Kwong Wah Yit Poh Press Berhad building in Lebuh Presgrave recently.
Lim said the route for the competitive run would pass Gurney Drive, Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah, Dewan Sri Pinang, Esplanade, Farquhar Street, Larut Road, Burma Road, Kelawei Road, Jalan Tanjung Tokong before heading back to Precinct 10.
“For the fun run, the runners will be passing Gurney Drive and Jalan Tanjung Tokong before heading to Precinct 10.
“There will also be four water stations at the Gurney Drive roundabout, opposite the BSG office in Farquhar Street, opposite Gleneagles Penang, and another near the Caltex petrol station in Tanjung Tokong,” he said.
Lim said attractive lucky draw prizes worth up to RM40,000 await the participants.
The event is jointly organised by Penang Forward Sports Club, Active Style and Kwong Wah Yit Poh Press Berhad.
Title sponsor for the run is BSG Property.
For details and registration, visit www.bsgpropertyrace.com.