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SANDAKAN MARATHON 2.0

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Sandakan Marathon is an annual road race held each July in the center of Sandakan city, which is also known as (THE NATURE CITY) The course runs from the city towards Sim sim (famous for seafood) and continues along Sulu sea, Bandar Letat, Nasalim, to the iconic roundabouts Eagles.

 

Sandakan Marathon 1st edition was held on July 7, 2019, with only 1310 participants from across the globe, the first race was won by Local Athletes Safe Sabdin in the men's open category, and Dedriana David won the women's open category.

 

Moma water was the only local business sponsor.

 

The Sandakan Marathon aimed to promote a healthy community

 

Welcome to the Sandakan Marathon 2.0 event page! 

 

Mark your calendar for the 23th July 2023 - Sandakan Marathon 2.0 is going to be a grand, fun time! 

 

Sandakan Marathon 2.0 registration is now open and the closing date is on the 1 June 2023. 

 

If you missed the previous Sandakan Marathon, now is your chance to join. Get in now as limited slots are available! 

 

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Distance Flag off time Cut Off Time
42 KM 1:00 AM 7 Hours
21 KM 4:00 AM 3.5 Hours
10 KM 5.30 AM 2 Hours
5 KM 6.30 AM 1 Hour

RULES & REGULATIONS

1: THE MINIMUM AGE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE DISTANCE OF 42KM AND 21KM IS 18 YEARS OR ABOVE. THE MINIMUM AGE FOR THE 10KM IS 14 YEARS OLD. IN BOTH CASES, THE AGE OF THE PERSON ON THE RACE DAY WILL BE CONSIDERED. THE MINIMUM AGE FOR THE 5KM IS 10 YEARS OLD 

2: RUNNING A FULL MARATHON REQUIRES A HIGH LEVEL OF PHYSICAL FITNESS. TO ENROLL IN THE SANDAKAN MARATHON 2.0  2023, THE RUNNER ACCEPTS AND UNDERSTANDS THAT HE/SHE MUST HAVE THE PHYSICAL FITNESS SUITABLE FOR A TEST OF THIS KIND, BY THE DAY OF THE RACE.

3: THE PARTICIPANTS TAKE PART IN THE EVENT VOLUNTARILY, ASSUMING ALL OF THE RESPONSIBILITY FOR HIS /HER ACTIVITIES, ACTIONS, BELONGINGS, HEALTH, AND PHYSICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL INTEGRITY. HE OR SHE EXPLICITLY RENOUNCES ALL RESPONSIBILITY, AND THUS WAIVES THE ABILITY TO MAKE ANY CLAIM AGAINST THE ORGANIZERS, SPONSORS, VOLUNTEERS, AND/OR REPRESENTATIVES THEREOF, ABOUT ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE FOLLOWING: PHYSICAL PAIN, MORALS, THEFT, MISPLACEMENTS/LOST ITEMS, OR ANY OTHER INCIDENT HE OR SHE COULD SUFFER PERSONALLY OR HAVE TO OCCUR TO A THIRD-PARTY MEMBER, HIS/HER FRIENDS, OR BELONGINGS BEFORE, DURING, OR AFTER THE EVENT.

4:  THE   ORGANIZATION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DISQUALIFY ANY RUNNER THAT DOES NOT USE HIS/HER BIB NUMBER DURING THE RACE.

5: ONLY THE RUNNERS WHO WILL COMPLETE THE RACE WILL RECEIVE A FINISHER MEDAL FOR HAVING REACHED THE FINISH LINE AND COMPLETING THE SANDAKAN MARATHON 2.0 2023

6: THE USE OF ROLLER-BLADES AND OTHERS FORMS OF WHEELED PROGRESSION IS NOT PERMITTED. 

7:  THE EVENT ORGANIZER RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SUSPEND OR CANCEL THE RACE, CHANGE THE DATE OR RACE SCHEDULE, OR MODIFY THE ROUTE AND AID STATIONS IN CASES OF FORCE MAJEURE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE FOLLOWING: EXCEPTIONAL CLIMATE CONDITIONS, NATURAL DISASTERS, ACCIDENTS, OR FOR SECURITY REASONS OR JUSTIFIED ORDERS FROM  A COMPETENT AUTHORITY. IN THOSE CASES, NO REFUND WILL BE GIVEN TO THE PARTICIPANTS.

8: ALL RUNNERS MUST FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS GIVEN TO THEM BY THE EVENT ORGANIZERS OR THEIR REPRESENTATIVES ON THE COURSE AT ALL TIMES. REFUSAL TO  FOLLOW ANY SUCH INSTRUCTIONS   MAY RESULTS IN A PENALTY OR EVEN  DISQUALIFICATION.

9: ALL RUNNERS SHOULD CONDUCT THEMSELVES IN A SPORTING MANNER, SHOWING RESPECT TO OTHER RUNNERS AND THE EVENT ORGANIZERS. FAILURE TO DO SO MAY RESULTS IN A PENALTY OR EVEN DISQUALIFICATION.

10: THERE WILL BE BOTH STATIONARY AND MOBILE MEDICAL ALONG THE RACE ROUTE. IF ANY MEMBER OF THOSE TEAMS DETERMINES THAT A RUNNER MUST NOT CONTINUE, THE COMPETITOR MUST OBEY HIS/HER COMMAND AND/OR INSTRUCTIONS.  IF A RUNNER IS NOT ABLE TO COMPLETE THE RACE HE/SHE MUST INFORM ANY MEMBER OF THE ORGANIZATION AND WAIT AT THE NEAREST AID STATION, FROM WHERE HE/SHE WILL BE TRANSFERRED TO THE FINISH LINE.

11: THE ORGANIZER OF THE EVENT RESERVE THE RIGHT TO MAKE CHANGES OR ADDITIONS TO GENERAL REGULATIONS AT ANY TIME BEFORE THE START OF THE RACE.

Date: 20th July 2023

Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Venue: Elopura Hotel ( HS12, Sandakan Harbour Mall Square)



Date: 21st July 2023 - 19th June 2023

Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Venue: Elopura Hotel ( HS12, Sandakan Harbour Mall Square)



Date: 22nd July 2023

Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Venue: Elopura Hotel ( HS12, Sandakan Harbour Mall Square)



*Exclusive admin fee

42 KM Finisher Tee


SANDAKAN MARATHON 2.0 T-shirt

21 KM Finisher Tee


SANDAKAN MARATHON 2.0 T-shirt

42 KM Event Tee


SANDAKAN MARATHON 2.0 T-shirt

21 KM Event Tee


SANDAKAN MARATHON 2.0 T-shirt

10 KM Event Tee


SANDAKAN MARATHON 2.0 T-shirt

5 KM Event Tee


SANDAKAN MARATHON 2.0 T-shirt

42km Route
Water station after every 2.5km 
Toilets 10km, 20km, 35km 
Medic station after every 5km
Isotonic drink at 20km 
Fruits Station at 30km 
Gel station at 35km+ sponge

 

21km Route
Water station after every 2.5km 
Toilets at 10km, 
Medic station after every 5km
Isotonic drink at 15km +sponge

  

10km Route
Water station after every 2.5km 
Toilets at 5km, 
Medic station at 5km

 

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