Electric Run | We Run the Night | Blacklight 5k run , Malaysis
NEW DATES FOR ELECTRIC RUN 2017
The world’s premiere 5km night time fun run which was originally scheduled to take place on April 15 at Anjung Floria Putrajaya has now been moved to July 29.
KUALA LUMPUR: The Livescape Group today announced the postponement of the Electric Run to July 29 due to conflicting schedules of international artiste.“The artistes we had set our eye on to give fans an elevated experience has conflicting schedules. It is very crucial for us to provide an unforgettable experience at our signature post-race celebration concert and we felt the date change was necessary”, Muhammad Iqbal, Group Chief Executive Officer of The Livescape Group said . “We are excited to roll out what is going to be the best Electric Run to-date, so keep a look out for the announcements in the near future,” he added .
Event organizers, The Livescape Group expressed their apologies for the inconvenience caused and have made refund request available firstname.lastname@example.org from today till 31 March 2017. Registrations are still valid for those not wanting to opt for a refund.Electric Run is one of the world’s most popular nocturnal fun run and is set to light up Malaysia again this year in what will be its biggest, brightest, neon coloured night run in the country yet. Organized by The Livescape Group, andco-presented by Rexona, Electric Run Malaysia 2017 is also supported by Malaysia Major Events (MME). The 5km night time fun run this year is set to attract over 18,000 runners of all ages .
The official aftermovie of last year’s run can be viewed here : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oc77hWlxUZc “ Electric Run is an internationally well-known brand and we are thrilled to be able to organize this for the third time in Kuala Lumpur . Last year saw our biggest turnout yet with close to 14,000 participants which also saw us bagging the Malaysia Book of Record’s “ Largest Participation in a Neon Run ” Title . All around the world , Electric Run is known to bring the running . experience to a whole new level and we want to make this night fun run a memorable one for our fans , both young and old , as we promote fitness and health in the liveliest way possible”, Muhammad Iqbal added .
Electric Run Recharged
The run this year features a couple of added changes with the most prominent being the Recharged concept. This year, participants at the Electric Run Malaysia 2017 will each be receiving a limited edition Electroband in addition to the official race tee, finisher’s medal and race bib. The bracelet illuminates various neon lighted themes across multiple zones throughout the racecourse to provide runners with a more immersive experience. The race course is set to transport runners through a light and sound journey through time,with each zone representing a unique colour theme and music era .
Electric Run Malaysia 2017 will feature eight Course Lands (one more than last year). The eight Course Lands are :
- The Start Line
- Yellow Zone - featuring the sounds of the 60s and 70s
- Red Zone – featuring the sounds of Hip Hop
- Black & Pastel – featuring the sounds of Top 40s Pop Music
- Green Zone – featuring the thumping sounds of Electronic Dance Music
- Two Mystery Lands – surprise Course Lands
- The Finish Line / Celebration Stage
After crossing the finish line , runners will end their run at a celebration stage where a post-race concert featuring internationally renowned artistes will beheld . The line-up of artistes will be announced by mid-March . A new family-friendly venue The third Electric Run Malaysia also sees the race moving to Putrajaya . The flag off and finish line takes place at Anjung Floria Putrajaya with runners then being taken on a scenic route of Putrajaya where on July 29 , will be transformed to a city of neon-themed lights . With approximately 18,000 runners expected to take part this year , organizers , The Livescape Group has decided to move the run this year to a space that can cater to larger numbers .
A more convenient run For the first time ever , Electric Run Malaysia 2017 will also be providing a race pack delivery service in collaboration with SkyNet to registered participants . The optional service can be added on upon registration with minimal fees . This service also caters to participants travelling to Electric Run Malaysia 2017 from Singapore , Indonesia and Thailand .
Last year’s run saw close to 14,000 participants as they came decked in their most eclectic and vibrant outfits to pay homage to the theme . Runners made their way through the various Course Lands before making their way to the finish line celebration where they partied with some of the biggest names in Malaysia including acts like Enterprise , Paperplane Pursuit , Kyoto Protocol , Jin Hackman and Dae Kim , and Nesh and TRuF . With the run culminating inan exhilarating finish , a spectacular fireworks show ended the night on a high note . For this year’s edition , organizers are promising an international artist to headline the post-run celebration stage . “With Livescape , one thing’s for sure . We love our music . And staying true to the Electric Run way of celebrating at the finish line , fans can expect a popular commercial artiste at the celebration stage . More details on who this artiste is will be unveiled really soon ” , Muhammad Iqbal added . Electric Run Malaysia 2017 is supported by Malaysia Major Events , Rexona(Co-Presenter) , Uber (Official Partner) , Salty Customs (Official Apparel) , Anjung Floria (Official Venue) , and The Malay Mail (Official Newspaper) .
Electric Run Malaysia 2017 takes place at Anjung Floria , Precinct 4 , Putrajayaon 29 July 2017 . Each registration is priced at RM78 (limited Early Bird) , RM88 (Group of 4) , and RM98 (Individual , Regular) . Children under the age of five do not have to register but does not receive a race pack . All prices listed excludes RM4 ticket processing fee and 6% GST . Registrations can be done via www.electricrun.my . For more information or to obtain updates on the Great Eastern Electric Run Malaysia 2017 in Putrajaya , logon to https://www.facebook.com/electricrunmalaysia or follow us on Twitter at @electricrunmy and Instragram at @electricrunmy .
- Early Bird (Limited to the first 2,000 registrations) RM78
- Regular (Individual) RM98
- Regular (Group of 4) RM88.20
*Prices listed above excludes a RM4 ticket processing fee and 6% GST**
Each registered participant will receive :
- 1 x official Electric Run race tee
- 1 x race bib
- 1 x finisher’s medal
- 1 x PIX Mob bracelet (to be collected on race day
- Entry to Electric Run Malaysia 2017 and its post-race celebration concert
Malaysia Major Events (MME) is a division of the Malaysian Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) , an agency under the Ministry of Tourism and Culture , Malaysia . Created under the Prime Minister’s Economic Transformation Programme (ETP) , MME facilitates significant events that help boost Malaysia’s economic growth . It focuses on identifying and supporting major event bids for sports , arts , lifestyle , and entertainment events . MME also provides assistance to home-grown and home-hosted events , as well as other cluster events that strengthen Malaysia’s global appeal as an international avenue for major events . As a conduit between public and private sector , it’s a one-stop center which facilitates and liaises with diverse event stakeholders to ensure seamless processes and successful events .
About The Livescape Group
The Livescape Group is a youth-centric music and creative events group of companies , specialist in conceptualising and executing formidable creative and activation platforms for some of the best known brands on the planet . We don’t do the ordinary and dare to try new ideas . This belief has driven us to be one of the key players in the Malaysian and Southeast Asian live events market . At Livescape , we believe in a 360-degree approach to conceiving , marketing and executing events while injecting fun and sass into the work we do . We have an in-house marketing , creative design , event production , logistics management , and artist management and booking team to ensure that we put on a show people will not only remember but also talk about . Among those include IT’S THE SHIP , Armin Only Embrace Singapore and Jakarta , Rock away Festival , and After Dark Social Club (ADSC) .
The Livescape Group also consists of :
- Livescape Singapore Pte. Ltd. - Livescape’s first foreign office based out of Malaysia which operates as both a live events organizer and a creative events and activation agency .
- Livescape Indonesia – Livescape’s second foreign office based in Jakarta. It currently organises the Armin Only Embrace Jakarta show and DGTL LVE, a boutique art cum indie dance festival
- Livescape Events - A world-class creative and event production arm that supports the The Livescape Group’s platforms. Livescape Events also provides customised event solutions for television and corporate lifestyle clients such as CHANEL, Superdry, RedBull, Asia’s Got Talent , Supermodel me, and the Ironman Triathlon among others
- After Dark Agency - Curators and brand owners of the underground club night, After Dark Social Club (ADSC), which aims to experiment and expose lesser known Electronic Dance Music genres to the masses. After Dark Agency is also an artiste management and touring company and is predominantly responsible for engaging the various international acts for The Livescape Group’s brands such as IT’S THE SHIP . The agency also provides talents to promoters around the region .