MGBC Eco Power Run 2016

MGBC eco power run 2016

We wanted to encourage everyone to make a stand to ensure a green future for today’s kids. The activity also serves as an awareness campaign on the environment’s vulnerability for which we should be responsible.

Dato’ Lawrence Lim, Chairman of Malaysia Green Building Confederation (MGBC) Northern Chapter

Event Description

To encourage the wonderful folks of Penang to stay green, fit and healthy, we are organising this fabulous run in Penang. Welcome to the MGBC Eco Power Run 2016 in conjunction with Penang Green Carnival 2016 organized by Penang Green Council.

This event is done in support and educate local on Green, especially in Green Building. So come and support Green. There are lucky draws to give out after the run!

Part of the “Penang Green Carnival 2016”, the run-by-any-means activity attracted whole families with grandparents, environment advocates, and running enthusiasts. All for fun and the environment, the participants ran, walked, and some were pushed thru strollers or wheelchairs towards the finished line.

This event is only for Malaysian citizens and permanent residents.

Date and Time

Date 24 July 2016 (Sunday)
Time: 7:00am
Venue: Sunway Carnival Mall, Prai, Penang. Malaysia.

[All participants are requested to gather at the starting point by 7:00am]

Runners Entitlement

Description 5km Run
Running Vest Yes
Running Bib Yes
Certificate Yes
Finisher Medals Yes

Run T-Shirt design


Race Fees

Category Pricing (RM)
Fun Run - 5km 58

Early Bird (Register on or before 31 May 2016)

Category Pricing (RM) for Early Bird
Fun Run - 5km 50

Race Pack Collection Details

Dates: 17 July 2016 (Sunday)

Venue: Sunway Carnival Mall, Prai

Time: 12:00 noon - 9:00 pm

Race Shirt Size

Race shirt size from XS to 2XL


Running t-shirt sizes are on first-come-first-served basis. Kindly note that requests for changes in sizes will not be entertained. Any kind of modification to the running t-shirt will not be permitted.

There will be NO race pack collection on event day.

Collecting the race pack on someone's behalf is allowed. Please bring along the confirmation slip and photocopy of participant's Identity Card.

Distance & Cut Off Time

Category Distance Cut Off Time
1. Fun Run 5KM 2 hours


Here are the things you stand to win:

  • Lucky Draw (Grand Prize: A Motorcycle)

  • Finisher Medal for every finisher

[Organizer reserves the right to make any amendments]

Finisher Entitlements

Finisher medals will be given to all those who complete the race.

Finisher Medal Design


Route Map

MGBC eco power run 2016 route map

Each route will have one water station. Each route will have one checkpoint.

Proposed Route (5km)

Starting at Jalan Todak (in front of Sunway Carnival Mall)
Exit to Jalan Tenggiri 2
Exit to Jalan Todak 2
Exit to Jalan Todak 1
Exit to Jalan Todak 4
Exit to Jalan Perpustakaan
Exit to Jalan Tenaga (water station, first aid station)
Exit to Jalan Tenggiri 2
Exit to Jalan Todak
Exit to Lorong Jelawat 2 (check point)
Exit to Lorong Jelawat 4
Back to Jalan Todak (in front of Sunway Carnival Mall)


Online registration and payment powered by Hampshire Infotech Sdn. Bhd.

1. Hampshire Infotech (Vgrab) web page
2. MGBC Eco Power Run 2016 Facebook

General Information

Whilst every reasonable precaution will be taken by the Organiser to ensure the participants’ safety, participants take part in this event at their own risks and the Organiser, their sponsors, and their appointed officials shall not be liable for any death or injury, loss or damage, suffered or otherwise, and howsoever arising.

Baggage Deposit

There will be no baggage deposit counters at the start point. Participants are advised to carry minimal essentials for the race.

Medical & Safety

The organizer has taken all necessary precaution to ensure the safety of all participants and will not be responsible for any injury sustained, loss of or damage to personal property during the race. The organizer reserves the right to remove any participants deemed physically incapable of continuing with the run to prevent him/her from causing greater harm and injury to himself/herself.

Participants are strongly encouraged to go for medical examinations and/or consult their medical practitioner prior to race day.

For the safety of all participants, runners are advised to run on the designated route throughout the entire race.

Inclement Weather

In the event of inclement weather, the Organiser reserves the right to delay the commencement of the race. Should the inclement weather persist after delay, the Organiser reserves the right to cancel the race without any refund.

Security Advisory

All joining the event will be subject to security screening. Bags will be inspected and will be retained at the Security Checkpoints.

Penang Green Carnival 2016 Organizer

Penang Green Council

MGBC Eco Power Run 2016 Organizer

Malaysia Green Building Confederation MGBC Northern Chapter

Joint Organiser

Majlis Perbandaran Seberang Prai


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