A Global Peace Run 2017 will be held at the Water Sports Complex in Precinct 6, Putrajaya on Nov 5.
The run, organised by the Youth wing of Universal Peace Sanctuary, is supported by the Youth and Sports Ministry and Malaysian Indian Sports and Cultural Foundation (MISCF).
Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin is expected to flag off the run at 6.50am on that day.
There will be two categories – 12km Men/Women Open (nine years and above) and 5km Fun Run (nine years and above), with an entrance fee of RM65 and RM50, respectively.
A spokesman said only registered runners wearing the official Global Peace Run T-shirt will be allowed on the race courses and are eligible to get national Global Peace Run certificates.
The winner of each category will receive RM2,000, RM1,500 for second and RM1,000 for third, RM500 for fourth, RM300 for fifth, sixth and seventh placing and RM100 for the eight, ninth and 10th place winners.
The closing date is Oct 9. To participate, call 017-4800043 or email firstname.lastname@example.org