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Second Penang Bridge Half Marathon 2015

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Second Penang Bridge Half Marathon 2015

 

Race Name Penang Bridge Half Marathon 2015
Organizer Penang State Tourism Development
Date 14 June 2015 (Sunday)
Time 4.30am – Men & Women (Open, Veteran, Junior)
Venue Tentatively Sultan Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah Bridge (upon approval)
Distance 21.0975 km
Qualifying Time 3 ½ hours (based on gun time)
Categories and Age Eligibility a. Open (Men & Women): 19 years old and above

b. Veteran (Men & Women): 45 years old and above

c. Junior (Boys & Girls): 16 ~ 18 years old

Registration 1 January 2015 – 30 April 2015 (targeting 25,000 runners)Online Registration via www.penangmarathon.gov.my

Early Bird Registration

Categories Age Eligibility Early Bird
1 – 31 Jan OR 5,000 runners (whichever comes first)
Men Open 19 years old and above RM 70
Women Open 19 years old and above
Men Veteran 45 years old and above
Women Veteran 45 years old and above
Junior Boys 16 – 18 years old RM50
Junior Girls 16 – 18 years old
Benefits for Early Bird:

1. Free Race Pack Delivery within Malaysia

2. Special Rate for Delivery to Singapore – RM20 only

3. Delivery to Selected Penang Hotels (members of MAH only) – RM20 only

 Information About Second Penang Bridge

 

  • Address : Malaysia
  • Total length: 24,000 m (24kilometer) with length over water at 16.9 km (10.5 mi)
    The longest bridge in Malaysia and the longest in Southeast Asia
  • Location : Jambatan Kedua Pulau Pinang, Bayan Lepas Pulau Pinang
  • Architect :  China Harbour Engineering Co Ltd (CHEC)

Differentness Of Penang Bridge & Second Penang Bridge

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  • Construction: 1982~ Sept 1985
  • Cost: Ringgit Malaysia 800 million
  • Connecting: Seberang Perai ~ George Town
  • Length over water: 8.4 km (kilometer)
  • Overall length: 13.5 km (kilometer)
  • Main bridge: Cable-stayed bridge with beam and slab deck
  • Approach: Beam and slab deck bridge
  • Main navigation span: 107.5 m + 225 m +107.5 m
  • Main navigation span ship protection: Man-made island
  • Others spans: 40 m
  • Speed limit: 80 km/h

  • Construction: Nov 2008~ Feb 2014
  • Cost: Ringgit Malaysia 4.5 billion
  • Connecting From Batu Muang to Batu Kawan
  • Length over water: 9.4 km (kilometer)
  • Overall length: 24 km (kilometer)
  • Main bridge: Cable-stayed bridge with beam and slab deck
  • Approach: Box girder bridge
  • Main navigation span: 117.5 m + 240 m +117.5 m
  • Main navigation span ship protection: Man-made island
  • Others spans: 55 m
  • Speed limit: 80 km/h