Contributed by Kenny Phang.
In collaboration with Defy Media.
KL Tower once again will be organising its 21st edition of KL Tower International Towerthon Challenge on 15th October 2023 (Sunday). With the theme of ‘BEAT THE LIMIT’, this event will provide opportunities to participants who want to test their physical and mental endurance and challenge themselves to conquer the top of KL Tower. Participants will climb the staircase up to the Megaview Banquet Hall, located approximately 288 meters which is in total of 1,576 steps.
“This year, we are proud to announce our title sponsor, Turkish Airlines. As we know, Turkish Airlines is one of the largest airlines in the world. We are very honoured and happy to have Turkish Airlines with us again for the second year”, said Encik Nazli Saad, Chief Executive Officer, Menara Kuala Lumpur Sdn. Bhd. “To hype-up the event, we invite all participants to experience our Sky Deck and Sky Box at a special rate RM20.00/pax only (normal price RM110.00/pax and RM71.00/pax for MyKad holder). The participants have to show their bib at the ticketing counter to enjoy this promo on the event day”, he added.
Registration for the event is now open until 14th October 2023, and it is set to attract over 3,000 participants. Malaysian and internationals looking to participate can enjoy a special EARLY BIRD until 16th September 2023 with the registration fee of RM90.00 (normal rate RM160.00), whilst international participants can also register now at RM120.00 (normal rate RM240.00).
There are 6 categories that will be contested, and they are, Men & Women Open category (age 19 to 40), Men & Women Veteran category (age 41 and above) and Boys & Girls category (age 18 and below). All the participants will stand a chance to win the overall cash prizes worth RM32,500.00 and the top 100 best timing finishers in 6 categories will win a special FINISHER t-shirt. More prizes, freebies, and goodies to be given away to you by our participating partners.
The participating partners for Turkish Airlines KL Tower International Towerthon Challenge 2023 are Turkish Airlines as a title sponsor, in collaboration with Ministry of Youth & Sports, Tourism Malaysia, Fire & Rescue Department (BOMBA) Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur and The Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) and supported by DEI Global, Syauqi Group, Prime, citizenM Hotel Kuala Lumpur, The Boom Bevlab, Starbucks, Jantzen, Garmin, KPJ Ampang Puteri Specialist Hospital, N8 Nutrition, Cool Rhino, FAMA, Nestle Ice Cream, Nestle Milo, Nestle Fitnesse and Nestle Lively Tea.
To find out more information about the Turkish Airlines KL Tower International Towerthon Challenge 2023, please visit https://checkpointspot.asia/event/KL-Tower-Run.