Dubbed to be the world’s most popular nocturnal fun run, ELECTRIC RUN is set to light up the city again as AmMetLife ELECTRIC RUN RECHARGED 2017 on July 29 at Anjung Floria, Precinct 4, Putrajaya.
With a new partner – AmMetLife Insurance Berhad and a new concept – RECHARGED, the run will amp up the night for runners as they experience an exclusive journey of light and sound through time, with various zones, each representing a unique colour theme and music era, making it the most electrifying experience.“We are proud to partner Livescape Group to present AmMetLife ELECTRIC RUN RECHARGED 2017 to all Malaysians. This will be a fun and exciting event not to be missed. Enjoy the unique course lands and entertainment lined up for the night. As a life insurer, we are committed to helping Malaysians live better lives and we will always ﬁnd new and exciting ways to spread the culture of a healthy and active lifestyle with an element of fun for all,” Ramzi Toubassy CEO of AmMetLife.
Elevating the experience in its 3rd installation, AmMetLife ELECTRIC RUN RECHARGED 2017 will see Hip Hop artiste Silento make his debut performance in Malaysia. Best known for his debut single “Watch Me” which racked up close to 1.3 billion views on Youtube and peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100, Silento will be headlining the celebration at the ﬁnish line. Sharing the stage with the Billboard chart topper are local artistes such as CUURLEY, Blastique & Amanda Avyanna, SonaOne and De Fam.
“We are so glad to see how the Electric Run has grown in participation and popularity over the past 3 years! Beyond pushing new boundaries with the course lands, we at Livescape Group stay true to bringing the best music experiences, and this year we are excited to have renowned Hip Hop artiste Silento headlining the celebration at the ﬁnish line. We are also thrilled to have AmMetLife’s support in RECHARGING with us and together we hope to, be the biggest and brightest Electric Run to-date,” Muhammad Iqbal Group Chief Executive Officer of The Livescape Group“Electric Run continues to highlight Malaysia’s capabilities and capacities in organising major homegrown events that drives international participation and generates high yield tourism receipts. This year, the event is expected to attract 2,800 international attendees, and we are proud to support this event for the third year running and continue the strategic partnership with Livescape,” Tony Nagamaiah, General Manager of Malaysia Major Events, a division of Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB), an agency under the Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia.
“The hosting of unique events such as Electric Run will strengthen the Government’s ongoing effort to solidify Malaysia’s global appeal as a leading destination for sports, arts, lifestyle and entertainment events, that will support to realise the Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia’s efforts to achieve 36 million tourist arrivals and RM168 billion tourism receipts by the year 2020.”
Organised by Livescape Group and supported by Malaysia Major Events (MME), AmMetLife ELECTRIC RUN RECHARGED 2017 is set to attract over 18,000 runners of all ages.
“As participants run, walk and dance their way to the ﬁnish line, their senses will be stimulated as they encounter various unique activities, different course lands, each more engaging than the last, music and lights to allure runners to the celebration at the ﬁnish line,” added Tony.
AmMetLife ELECTRIC RUN RECHARGED will feature nine course lands. The nine course lands are:
• The Start Line • Hip Hop *NEW • EDM *NEW • Sugarrush *NEW • Polyphonics *NEW • Stardust *NEW • Disco *NEW • Rainbow Road • The Finish Line / Celebration Stage
The run this year will feature a couple of added enhancements with the most prominent being the RECHARGED concept. Participants at AmMetLife ELECTRIC RUN RECHARGED 2017 will each be receiving a limited edition PIX Mob bracelet in addition to the official race tee, ﬁnisher’s medal and race bib. Feel the beat as the pulsating light from the bracelet illuminate neon lights to guide participants to the themed dance party zones, accompanied by music every kilometre of the run, providing runners with a more immersive experience. The race course is set to transport runners through a light and sound journey through time, with each zone representing a unique colour theme and music era.So if you want to be part of the fun, you can buy your tickets here or here! The prices are below.
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See you on the track come 29th July!