Thursday, April 21, 2011

adidas King of the Road 2011

84km in 5 countries

adidas King of the Road 2011 is a running championship held across 5 countries - Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia and Philippines.

Each country is a qualifying leg towards the finals, which is held in the Philippines on 23 October 2011.  The winner and runner-up of each country's 16.8km category will win an all-expenses paid trip to the Philippines to compete with the best of the best in Southeast Asia.

The crowning of the adidas King of the Road Southeast Asia 2011.  Only citizens/PRs are eligible for the championship title of the King of the Road for Southeast Asia.  Foreigners are welcomed to take part and they will compete in the 'Open' category.

Race Distance
The championship race distance is at 16.8km. Complete 2 marathons (84km) over 5 countries with adidas KOTR 2011.

Each year, a different event theme will be introduced to spice up the race atmosphere.  In 2011, 'colours' will be the theme, and this is represented through a variety of different coloured adidas event tops that will be provided in your race pack.  The multi-colours showcased are meant to demonstrate the vibrancy of the sports scene across Southeast Asia. All KOTR participants are encouraged to be involved in 'colours'!

Race Dates
15 May - Thailand
28 August - Singapore
25 September - Indonesia
2 October - Malaysia
23 October - Philippines

An estimated total of 40,000 runners are expected to pound the pavement across Southeast Asia.  See you at adidas KOTR 2011!


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