|Batik Fun Walk 2017|
|National Art Gallery (NAG) Kuala Lumpur|
|8th October 2017|
The Batik Fun Walk is jointly organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports Malaysia and Persatuan Minda Penyayang Malaysia (PMPM) and Yayasan Budi Penyayang Malaysia (YBPM). Yang Berhormat Brigadier General Khairy Jamaluddin, Minister of Youth and Sports Malaysia, will flag off the participants of the Batik Fun Walk 2017. The Batik Fun Walk is held in conjunction with the FIT Malaysia campaign by the Ministry of Youth and Sports. Besides having fun walking, this Walk aims to promote Batik as our National Heritage. Participants show off their creativity in using batik at the event. Friends, families and colleagues get together and have fun while walking.
The Batik Fun Walk is an event that is suitable for all ages as there is no age limit or age requirements to participate. It is an activity that everyone in the family can take part in and enjoy.
In Support of Cancer Support Group
Funds raised will be donated to cancer initiatives via Penyayang Pesakit Kanser (PPK) which has a presence in the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the Putrajaya Hospital (HPJ).PPK serves as a support group for cancer patients.It organizes and manages volunteers to serve as an effective cancer patient support team by providing relevant support for cancer patients and their families.
|6.30 am||Registration starts|
|8.15 am||Warming-up Session|
|8.30 am||Flag Off by Yang Berhormat Brigadier General Khairy Jamaluddin Minister of Youth and Sport Malaysia|
|9.15 am||Entertainment by ASTRO|
|10.00 am||Prize Giving Ceremony|
Yang Berhormat Brigadier General Khairy Jamaluddin ,Minister of Youth and Sports Malaysia
- Fun Walk 3.8km - 8.30am
Batik Kit Collection
Date : 8th October 2017
Venue : National Art Gallery (NAG) ,Kuala Lumpur
Time : 6.30am - 8.00am
Category and Fee
RM25 for adults – each participant will get a batik sarong and a goodies bag. Children under 12 can join free of charge (must be accompanied by registered adults)
Participants will stand to receive the following entitlement (paid paticipants):
- Batik Sarong
- Goodies Bags
- Lucky Draw
Prizes will be awarded for the following:
- Youngest Participant
- Oldest Participant
- Largest Group
- Individual Most Creatively Dressed in Batik
- Family Most Creatively Dressed in Batik
- Lucky Draws
- Grand Prize
The route for the Batik Fun Walk will be 3.8 km. It will START and FINISH at the National Art Gallery. The route will take you along to Jalan Temerloh, then right up to Jalan Kuantan, Jalan Tembeling and back to Jalan Temerloh.