Mura Ultra Challenge 2018  

Event Date: 
2018-10-14

Mura Ultra Challenge 2018

NAME
Mura Ultra Challenge 2018
VENUE
SJK (C) Kiat Sin, Sekinchan, Selangor
DATE
14th October 2018
TIME
7.00 am (Challenger) | 8.30 am (Professional) | 10.00 am (Elite)
REGISTRATION FEE
RM150 - 180
EVENT ORGANISER
Malaysian Ultra Runners Association (MURA)
EMAIL
helpdesk@howei.com
SOCIAL MEDIA
Facebook , Mura Facebook
CLOSING DATE
30th Sep 2018
DISTANCE
50km

Description

MURA Ultra Challenge is arguably the fastest, flattest and hottest road ultra marathon In Malaysia. The route runs through the picturesque landscape of the famous Sekinchan paddy fields.  Runners will be greeted by bright blue skies and vibrant green paddy fields and is most beautiful before harvesting season every April and November of each year! 

This will be the first ever ultra marathon held in this tourist popular village which is only 2 hours away from Kuala Lumpur. Runners will run along the paddy fields in close proximity and will find water path (aqueduct), little bridge, birds, bird house,  village houses, farmers, and their giant machine as part of the experience. 

Most of the terrain will be on asphalt roads with a mixture of gravel roads in the whole 50km course. The race will start and end at SJK (C) Kiat Sin, located in the middle of the vast paddy fields 5km away from Sekinchan town. 

Objective 

  • To raise fund 
  • To encourage MURA Associate Members to take on the 1st Ultra Marathon.
  • To encourage Full Marathon Runners to take on the 1st Ultra Marathon.

Flag Off

  • (Challenger) - 7.00 am 14 Oct 2018 Sunday
  • (Professional) - 8.30 am 14 Oct 2018 Sunday 
  • (Elite) - 10.00 am 14 Oct 2018 Sunday 

Race Kit Collection

Date: 13th October 2018, Saturday 
Time: 11.00 am - 17.00 pm
Venue: SJK (C) Kiat Sin, Sekinchan, Selangor

Categories and Fees

Category Distances Cut Off Time Fees (Non MURA Member) Fees (MURA Member)
Elite 50km 6 hours RM180 ( RM191*)  RM 150 ( RM159*)
Professional 50km 7.5 hours RM180 ( RM191*)  RM 150 ( RM159*)
Challenger 50km 9 hours RM180 ( RM191*)  RM 150 ( RM159*)

*Inclusive of online registration portal services fees & 0% GST

Qualification

1) For 50km Challenger Category, the runners must have completed a minimum distance of 21km road race and or 42km road race finishers of timing above 6 hours in order to be qualified for registration.

2) For 50km Professional Category, the runners must have completed a minimum distance of 42km road race within a time less than 6 hours in order to be qualified for registration.

3) For 50km Elite Category, the runners must have completed a minimum distance of 42km road race within a time of less than 5 hours in order to be qualified for registration.

4) The Race Director reserves the right to reject any application without giving any reasons.

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

  • Event T-Shirt
  • Personalised Bib
  • Personalised Timing Chip
  • Finisher Medal (finished within COT for registered category)
  • Finisher T-Shirt (finished within COT for registered category)
  • E-Certificate 

Awards

1) Challenger Category 50km (Men & Women)

-1st to 5th : Trophy, Finisher Medal & Finisher T-Shirt

-Finishers within 9 hours : Finisher Medal & Finisher T-Shirt

2)  Professional Category 50km (Men & Women)

-1st to 5th :  Trophy, Finisher Medal & Finisher T-Shirt

-Finishers within 7.5 hours :  Finisher Medal & Finisher T-Shirt

3)  Elite Category 50km (Men & Women)

-1st to 5th :  Trophy, Finisher Medal & Finisher T-Shirt

-Finishers within 6 hours :   Finisher Medal & Finisher T-Shirt

4)  Handicap Awards (Men & Women)

-  First 3 men and women to cross the finishing line regardless of their category : Trophy

T-shirt Design
* To Be Confirmed

T-shirt Sizing Chart
Size Chart

Cutting Style

Size

Half Chest Length

Half Waist Length

Shirt Length

Unisex Athlete-Fit

2XS

17″

17″

24″

Unisex Athlete-Fit

XS

18″

18″

25″

Unisex Athlete-Fit

S

19″

19″

26″

Unisex Athlete-Fit

M

20″

20″

27″

Unisex Athlete-Fit

L

21″

21″

28″

Unisex Athlete-Fit

XL

22″

22″

29″

Unisex Athlete-Fit

2XL

23″

23″

30″

  • All measurements above subject to +/-0.5 tolerance
  • Tapered curve bottom at the back specially designed for athletic movements, enhancing flexibility and performance.
  • Half chest to be measured from left to right seam, 1″ down from the armpit joint.
  • Half waist to be measured from left to right seam on the waist line.
  • Shirt length to be measured from the highest tip of the shoulder to the bottom hem.

Event Schedule

14th October 2018, Sunday 

5.00 am  – All categories Start Line Storage Bag Counter Opens 

5.00 am - Race Kit Collection Counter Opens for all categories

6.30 am  – Race Briefing 50km Challenger Category 

7.00 am   – 50km Challenger Category flag off

8.00 am – Race Briefing 50km Professional Category 

8.30  am – 50km Professional Category flag off

9.00  am    – Storage Bag Counter Closed (for all categories) 

9.00 am - Race Kit Collection Counter Closed for all categories

9.30 am – Race Briefing 50km Elite Category 

10.00 am – 50km Elite Category flag off & COT Pacer flag off 

2.00 pm – Expected 1st Elite Category runner arriving (4hours)

2.00 pm – Expected 1st Professional Category runner arriving (5.5hours) 

2.30 pm – Expected 1st Challenger Category runner arriving (7.5hours) 

4.00 pm – Expected last runner arriving finish line with all COT Pacers

4.00 pm – Official race cut off time

4.30 pm – Prize giving ceremony for Elite Category men & women winners 

4.45 pm – Prize giving ceremony for Professional Category men & women winners 

5.00 pm – Prize giving ceremony for Challenger Category men & women winners 

5.30 pm – Official closing 

Medal Design
* To Be Confirmed

Route Map
Route Map

Registration closed

Event Location 


SJK (C) Kiat Sin, Sekinchan, Selangor

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