Asics Penang Bridge International Marathon 2015

ASICS Penang Bridge International Marathon 2015

 

Marathon Title ASICS Penang Bridge International Marathon 2015
Organizer Penang State Tourism Development
Date 22 November 2015 (Sunday)
Time 1.00 a.m. – 9.15 a.m.
Venue Penang Bridge
Categories Full Marathon (Men & Women); Half Marathon (Men & Women); 10 KM Open (Men & Junior Boys); 10 KM Open (Women & Junior Girls); Fun Run (8 KM)
Registration 22 July Onwards (While Seats Available).Registration via www.penangmarathon.gov.my
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Categories Minimum Age Requirements Fees
Full Marathon (Men / Women) 18 years old and above RM 60
Full Marathon (Men Veteran / Women Veteran) 40 years old and above
Half Marathon (Men / Women) 18 years old and above RM 50
Half Marathon (Men Veteran / Women Veteran) 45 years old and above
10 KM Open (Men / Women) 18 years old and above RM 40
10 KM Open (Junior Boys / Junior Girls) 13 – 17 years old RM 30
Fun Run

 

Comparison Between Penang Bridge & Second Penang Bridge

Comparing 2 Penang Bridges  

First Penang Bridge

  • 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
Second Penang Bridge

  • 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