The Magnificent Merapoh Trail 2017  

Event Date: 
2017-08-04

TMMT 2017

NAME
The Magnificent Merapoh Trail 2017
VENUE
Merapoh, Pahang, Malaysia
DATE
4th - 6th  August 2017
TIME
5.00am
REGISTRATION FEE
RM200 - 400
EVENT ORGANISER
Ten Senses (M) Sdn Bhd & Running Project
EMAIL
helpdesk@howei.com
SOCIAL MEDIA
Facebook
CLOSING DATE
* To Be Confirmed

Description

The Magnificent Merapoh Trail (TMMT) is founded as a Trail Running event to save Merapoh Caves. It’s a 3rd years now and we still with our  main objective is to preserve national heritage and save Merapoh Caves also to develop local economy through eco-tourism. To date we had discover more than 150 caves in Merapoh and we believe there are more than 200 cave not discover yet. These national heritage are under the threat of destruction from planned big-scale cement production project in Merapoh.

This year TMMT will involve 35km, 70km and 100km categories. Participants will run through the beautiful trail of Merapoh, caves and wade through rivers. This race is a fast course with less technical sections and caters for beginner trail runners. Cut off time 20 hours for 100km, 12 hours for 70km and 10 hours for 35km category. 

Flag Off

  • 100km - 4th August 2017, 9pm
  • 70km - 5th August 2017, 4am
  • 35km - 5th August 2017, 7am

Race Kit Collection

Date: 4th  August 2017
Time: 9:30AM - 5:00PM
Venue: School Hall, Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Merapoh.

Category and Fee

Race Category Start Time Cut Off Time Cut Off
100km 4th August 2017, 9pm 5th August 2017, 5pm 20 Hours
70km 5th August 2017, 4am 5th August 2017, 5pm 13 Hours
35km 5th August 2017, 7am 5th August 2017, 3pm 10 Hours
Race Category Early Bird Normal Max Limit
100km RM350 RM400 200
70km RM270 RM320 300
35km RM200 RM250 300

* Early Bird period ends on 15th May 2017
* If you cannot attend TMMT for whatever reason, there will be NO REFUND policy
* However, we allow bib TRANSFER policy. You can transfer your bib to another runner with advance notice at least two weeks before the event’s date

Participant Entitlements
All participants will stand to receive the following entitlements:
Howei Shirt Symbol Howei Medal Symbol Howei Bag Symbol E-certificate Howei SymbolHowei Food Symbol

  • Race Bib with timing chip for all categories (35km, 70km and 100km)
  • Event Tee (2ndskin)
  • Finisher Tee (Brooks)
  • Finisher Medal
  • E-cert
  • Foods : 2x Breakfast, 2x Lunch, 2x Dinner (include award ceremony dinner on 5th August 2017) 

Transport to Race Venue

  • Shuttle bus/chartered bus will be available from PutrajayaSentral to Merapoh with additional cost of RM120
  • PutrajayaSentral – Merapoh – PutrajayaSentral
Bus Schedule
3rd  August 2017 (Thursday) 9:00pm PutrajayaSentral – Merapoh
4th August 2017 (Friday) 10:00am PutrajayaSentral – Merapoh
6th August 2017 (Sunday) 9:00am Merapoh – PutrajayaSentral

 

T-shirt Design
* To Be Confirmed

T-shirt Sizing Chart
TMMT 2017 T-shirt Size Chart

Finishing T-Shirt Sizing Chart

Tmmt 2017 Finishing Tee Sizing Chart

Description 2XS XS S M L XL 2XL 3XL
Chest 44.5 46.5 48.5 50.5 52.5 54.5 56.5 58.5
Length 61 63.5 66 68.5 71 73.5 76 78

Medal Design
* To Be Confirmed

Prizes

  • There are no cash prizes for this event
  • Top three winners from each category (Male & Female) will earn winner's trophy

Accomodation

  • Basic dorm (bunk bed) accommodation will be provided at the local school, cost RM15 per bed/night
  • We are also promoting camping style race at TMMT. We provide camp site in Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Merapoh and you may bring your own tent. If you don’t have a tent, you can rent from the organizer for RM60 (two people)
  • There’s no charge if you bring your own tent, the camp site is already inclusive with your registration
  • All the basic facilities such as toilet, shower, surau, dining hall are provided at camp site in Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Merapoh
  • Merapoh is located at rural area, the nearest Hotels are at the next town – GuaMusang located 25km away (30 mins by car/taxi).You have to arrange your own transport if you choose to stay in those Hotels

Hotels In Gua Musang

Name Of Hotel Email Contact
1. Deena Hotel   +60 19-9000991
2. Kesedar In innkesedar@yahoo.com +60 9-912 1229
3. Titiwangsa Hotel   +60 13-995 9781
4. Mines Hotel   +60 17-9095718
5. Welcome In   +60 9-912 2912
6. Goa In   +60 9-912 0730

Race Briefing

  • Mandatory race briefing will be held on 4th  August 2017, Friday, 4pm at school hall, Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Merapoh.

Mandatory Gears

  1. Headlamp
  2. Hydration Bag / Bottles with at least 1 liter of fluid
  3. Food / Energy Gels / Energy Bar with at least 300 calories at start line
  4. Blinkers
  5. Mobile phone
  6. Whistle
  7. Medical Kit (small)
  8. Personal cup (we will not provide cups at the Check Points in the principle of protecting the environment and to have NO garbage in the trail)

Route Map
* To Be Confirmed

Online Registration is Closed!

Thank you for your interest in our The Magnificent Merapoh Trail 2017. event. We are sorry to inform you that the online registration for this event is now closed. Please contact our Helpdesk or the event organisers for any special arrangements.



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