Some 500 participate in Saberkas Happy Run
MIRI: More than 500 people took part in Saberkas Happy Run 2019 held at Permy Mall in Permyjaya Newtownship here yesterday.
The event was organised by Saberkas Senadin branch.
Assistant Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Datuk Lee Kim Shin who officiated at the prize presentation ceremony gave his thumbs-up to the organising committee for successfully holding the event.
Lee who is also Senadin assemblyman hoped more such events would be held in future.
Yesterday’s run was divided into seven categories namely Men’s Open, Women’s Open, Men’s Veteran, Women’s Veteran and two categories for family which were family kid boy and another group of family kid girl as well as fun run.
In the Men’s Open category, the winner was David Patton followed by Yong Khong Wei in second and Claveron Ronan Ho (third) while Bernard Tay Kar Leong came in fourth.
Tho Sian Khim emerged champion in the Women’s Open category while Grace Pui and Lee Siew Shien took second and third respectively. In fourth place was Jacytha Thian.
The Men’s Veteran category was won by Lee Kim Hing with Aza Maain Gremar in second and Chang Yong Zhang, third.
For the Women’s Veteran category, the champion was Lee Leh Ha while in second, third and fourth placing were Joanna Eng Siew Jin, Cecilia Maksimon and Rani Dawat respectively.
Family Kid Boy category winners were Robin Wan Mathew and Celetial Reyes Ho (first), Michael Scheck and Julius Scheck ( second), Jeremiah Emeza Yew and Julian Ivan Tabib Yew (third) and Ronan Sia and Joseph Sia (fourth).
For the Family Kid Girl category, Yong Pei Ying and Shanice Tang Yu Chen finished in first place, with Sid Ali Arouche and Aicha Arouche in second, Chia Siang Hui and Tone Lau Ngin Ting (third), and Sarah Arouche and Caroline Scheck in fourth.
The first to fourth-placed winners in all categories received cash prizes of RM300, RM200, RM100 and RM80 respectively, along with a medal each.
Manogaran (standing left) greets constituents during the campaign trail. — Bernama photo