Kumamon Run 2024 HK to Take place in April at Hong Kong Science Park

Kumamon Run 2024 HK

7th March 2024 – (Hong Kong) Hong Kong is gearing up for the highly anticipated Kumamon Run 2024 HK event, which will be held on 14th April, 2024, at the  Hong Kong Science Park in Sha Tin. Organised by the Kumamoto Prefecture in Japan, the event promises an exhilarating experience for participants of all ages and fitness levels.

The Kumamon Run 2024 HK features three categories: an 8km competitive race, a 3km experiential run, and a 1km leisurely family-friendly run. Each category includes individual divisions, while the 3km and 1km runs also offer options for running in pairs or as a family. To enhance the race experience, participants will receive a specially designed runner’s kit featuring a Kumamon-themed selection, including an event t-shirt, towel, drawstring bag, and race bib. Completing the race will not only earn participants a finisher’s medal but also a digital certificate of achievement.

Apart from the thrilling races, attendees will have the opportunity to meet Kumamon, the lovable mascot from Kumamoto, who will be present at the event to entertain and engage with the crowd. The organizers have also planned a series of surprise activities, Kumamon-themed photo spots, and a pop-up store selling limited-edition Kumamon merchandise. Fans of the adorable bear are in for a treat!

Early bird registration is now open until March 12, offering discounted rates for individual runners (HK$398), pairs running together (HK$788), and families (HK$788). Additionally, early bird registrants will receive a limited-edition Kumamon Run eco-friendly coffee cup as a special gift, available on a first-come, first-served basis. In addition to the early bird offer, participants will have the option to purchase a specially designed sports t-shirt, made from breathable and lightweight materials, to continue their running journey beyond the event.

It’s important to note that the event has limited capacity, so interested individuals are encouraged to secure their spots early. The registration deadline is March 31, 2024, or until all spots are filled. For more information and registration, participants can visit the official website at https://joymiles.hk/kumamonrun2024hk/ or follow the event pages on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/kumamonrun2024hk) and Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/kumamonrun2024hk/).