NUS Giving Run Big is back with a twist


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Amidst the recent pandemic news seemingly bleak, there is still something to hope for in the 3rd quarter of the year.

Life now may be difficult with the current restrictions, but tough times don’t last. Own Your Run with NUS Giving’s first ever Virtual Run. An island-wide virtual race that allows you to run at your pace and in your own space individually or with your family and friends. Be part of a greater movement as NUS aim to complete a cumulative total of 1905KM, to commemorate the year NUS was established- 1905.

Participants can choose your preferred route to run from the proposed courses that has been set for North, South, East, West and Central areas. To activate your run, download the recommended GPS-enabled app, MapMyRun. The app allows you to bookmark your selected route and track your run. Simply screenshot and submit the results upon finishing the race. Feel free to complete your selected distance at your own pace and rhythm, anytime and anywhere (except for indoor running and the use of treadmill are not allowed) within the clock-in window.

Keen to challenge yourself to a longer distance? Sign up for the 190.5KM (Challenge), ideally in a group of 4 with your friends and remember to register early for the early bird discount! (Valid from 14 May – 13 Jun)

Format of Run:

There are 4 categories of run you can choose to register from.

Sign up for the FUN RUN [5KM], COMPETITIVE [10KM], COMPETITVE [19.05KM] or the CHALLENGE [190.5KM]

Every registered runner will take home a NUS Running Tee, a Finisher Medal, a NUS Recycle Bag and a Digital Certificate. An additional Finisher Tee will be given to those who registered for a distance of above 10KM.

For more information, click here.


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