Staff unpacked boxes of race bibs last night to get race packs ready for collection for The Straits Times Run in the City 2017.
Participants can collect their race packs from today until Sunday, between 11am and 8pm, at the Suntec City North Atrium - between Tower 1 and Tower 2.
They must present their identification card or confirmation slip to collect the pack. Inside the tote bagis a New Balance "NB Dry" vest worth $49, a $200 Mobot cash voucher for buying e-mobility devices, True Fitness 10-day passes worth $110, as well as 40 per cent discount vouchers for all Compressport merchandise and an ST Run sweatband.
In addition, the first 150 runners each day will receive a free Panasonic VeggieLife salad, while the first 1,000 runners each day will receive a free can of 100Plus Active.
Participants can also personalise their race vests for $15. Half of the proceeds will go to The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund.
In collaboration with Panasonic, a Pikachu mascot will be making an appearance at the Panasonic booth today, from 11am to 3pm, and on Saturday, from noon to 4pm.
This year's run will be held on July 16 and will feature 5km, 10km and 18.45km categories.
All routes will take runners past Marina Bay Sands, Esplanade Bridge and the Singapore Flyer, and will end at the Padang, where a post-race carnival will be held.