Safety and transport advice


• Remember to bring your race bib.
• Eat, hydrate and rest well the night before.
• Arrive at least one hour ahead of your race flag-off time.
• Directional signs and road marshals will be present to guide runners. Runners must abide by the marshals' instructions.
• Avoid running in groups as it may obstruct others.
• If you decide to stop during the run, move to the side to avoid obstructing others.
• If you feel unwell at any time before or during the race, please stop racing and approach our crew for assistance.
• For safety reasons, pets, bicycles, in-line skates, skateboards, strollers or any other objects with wheels are not permitted on the race route.
• As the routes may be narrow at certain points of the race, participants are encouraged to exercise patience and to keep moving to avoid forming bottlenecks.


By Shuttle Service
• Shuttle service is available. Check http://www.straitstimesrun. com/shuttle-bus-services/ for more details.

By Train
• Here are some walking directions from the following MRT (Circle Line) stations : •Promenade: via Temasek Avenue and Raffles Boulevard (380 metres, five minutes' walk)
•Nicoll Highway: via Republic Avenue (1km, 14 minutes' walk)
•Esplanade: via Raffles Boulevard (950 metres, 12 minutes' walk) Driving
•Parking will not be available at the race site because of road closures. Here are some of the recommended parking areas:
•Marina Square
•Raffles City
•Suntec City
•The Singapore Flyer
•The Ritz-Carlton
• Normal parking rates apply.


• Please take note of the following road closures tomorrow morning: •Republic Boulevard towards Raffles Avenue, between Ophir Road and Republic Avenue: 3.30am -10am

•Republic Blvd towards Raffles Ave, between Republic Ave and F1 Turn 3: 3.30am -10am

•Republic Ave: 3.30am - 10am

•Nicoll Highway towards city, between Mountbatten Road and Middle Road: 3am - 9.30am

•Stadium Drive towards Stadium Boulevard, between Nicoll Hwy and Stadium Blvd: 3.30am - 8.30am

•Rhu Cross: 4am - 8.30am

•Marina East Drive: 3am - 9.30am

•Marina Boulevard towards Bayfront Avenue, between Collyer Quay and Marina View: 5am - 11am (one lane closed)

•Collyer Quay towards Raffles Quay: 5am-11am (one lane closed)

•Fullerton Road towards Collyer Quay: 5am - 11am (one lane closed) • Road closure information is accurate as of May 6.•••••••

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 21, 2016, with the headline 'Safety and transport advice'. Print Edition | Subscribe