SPARTAN RACE MALAYSIA returns to Nexus International School in Putrajaya with the Spartan Super this 9 July as the fourth event of the inaugural Asia Pacific Championship Series.
The Super course spans 13.2km long with 29 obstacles and also sees the introduction of two brand new obstacles, The Twister and The Bender.
Asia Spartan Race Group CEO Guenter Taus said:” We are excited to welcome all the elite racers from around the world for the 4th leg of the Asia Pacific Championship series. Our race directors have a challenging course planned so come prepared!”
Elite and competitive racers can expect stricter procedure in the officiating of burpees at the upcoming race. In collaboration with returning sponsor GoPro – The Official Camera and Technology Partner for the Putrajaya Super, 10 key obstacles will have GoPro’s set up for the monitoring of burpees.
Other returning sponsors include K’a’rcher, Suunto as well as The Stretch Clinic; Spartan Race Malaysia also welcomes Shangri-La as the Official Hotel Partner for the upcoming race.
“The Asia Pacific Championship Series has been a huge success with world-class events across Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea and next stop Malaysia” Said Spartan Managing Director Michael Goodwin.
“This is the last stop before the finals in Perth Australia Nov 25th. Witness the region’s top elite athletes compete for glory! Sign up to be a part of Obstacle Course Racing history in Malaysia. This event is open to ALL people who know that they can do more, as well as teams that want to have a fun afternoon with their friends. Come check out why obstacle course racing is now the world’s fastest growing participatory sport! AROO! “
As the 4th event in the Asia Pacific Championship Series, elite racers from around the world will be looking to bulk up their points before the final championship Beast race in Perth this November. Malaysia’s very own champions Colleen Augustin and Saddam Pittli are looking forward to battling it out on the course on their home ground before the Beast in Perth.
Spartan Race is the world’s largest obstacle race and endurance brand and the first of its kind to feature timing and global rankings. With more than 200 events in 30+ countries in 2017, Spartan Race has more than 1 million global participants, and offers open heats for all fitness levels as well as competitive and elite heats.
With more than 5 million passionate social media followers, health and wellness products, as well as a popular US television series, Spartan Race has made obstacle racing one of the fastest
growing sports—and lifestyles— in the world. Spartan Race features races at three
distances, 5+Kilometer/20+ Obstacle “Sprint,” 13+ Kilometer/25+ Obstacle “Super” and
20+ Kilometer/30+ Obstacle “Beast,” culminating each year in the Reebok Spartan
Race World Championship.
Visit www.spartanrace.my for more information, a schedule of events in Malaysia, and to register for a race.