NST C-Cy­cle Chal­lenge ex­tends reg­is­tra­tion dead­line to Satur­day

New Straits Times - - News -

KUALA LUMPUR: Due to over­whelm­ing pub­lic re­sponse, the reg­is­tra­tion dead­line for the NST C-Cy­cle Chal­lenge has been ex­tended to Satur­day.

Or­gan­ised by the New Straits Times in part­ner­ship with Eco World Devel­op­ment Bhd and cospon­sored by Bank Rakyat and Volk­swa­gen, the cen­tury ride will be held on May 21.

The event in­cludes par­tic­i­pants from China, South Africa, Nor­way, the United King­dom, In­done­sia, Brunei, Sin­ga­pore and Ger­many.

New Straits Times Press Bhd Mar­ket­ing Depart­ment con­tent ac­ti­va­tion ex­ec­u­tive Ma­hamad Zaidi Mat Noor said pro­fes­sional cy­clists were also ex­pected to par­tic­i­pate in the chal­lenge.

The event is split into a 160km cen­tury ride and 35km Fun Ride, which will be flagged off from Eco Gran­deur (sales gallery) at Per­siaran Mokhtar Da­hari, Ban­dar Pun­cak Alam, and con­tinue to Pun­cak Alam-Sim­pang Tiga Jeram to Kuala Se­lan­gor-Batu Arang and back.

Those in­ter­ested in com­pet­ing in one of the four cat­e­gories un­der the 160km cen­tury ride — men’s open (18 to 35 years old), women’s open (15 and above), se­nior men’s open (36 and above) and team open (with a min­i­mum of five cy­clists) — must pay a RM160 par­tic­i­pa­tion fee.

The 35km Fun Ride is also open to cor­po­rate se­nior man­age­ment (by in­vi­ta­tion) and all ages, with a RM50 fee.

Reg­is­tra­tion for the event can be made on­line at www.nst.com.my/c-cy­cle or www.sports360.my or con­tact 0341421333 (Reg­is­tra­tion/Sports360).

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