Blind Walk 2018

Blind Walk is a charity walkathon event featuring the blind which is organised by 12th Residential College (Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah), University of Malaya. This event is to raise the awareness on the issues of the blind and raise funds to assist blind welfare agencies in addition to generating the organization's economy.

Overall distance is 5 km and the participants will be given a special glass and helium balloon. The special glass is used to stimulate blindness and participants are encouraged to join with friends to have more exciting blindfolded experience. Meanwhile, the blind will be guided by trained volunteers to finished the track which is 1 km. Those who sees the light leads the blind. The motto of our run is walk in their shoes, be a sidekick of the blind heroes.

We are expecting 4,000 runners to take part in this meaningful event. Blind Walk is in collaboration with National Council for the Blind, Malaysia and the proceeds will be donated to charity.

Participants entitlement include event t-shirt, helium balloon, finisher medal and certificate. Keep updated on the event by liking our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/blindwalk12/

Date: 15th April 2018 (Sunday)
Time: 5:45am-9:45am
Venue: UM Arena, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur
University of Malaya Students - RM35
Public (13 years old and above) - RM50
XS – 36 inch
S – 38 inch
M – 40 inch
L – 42 inch
XL – 44 inch
XXL – 46 inch
XXXL – 48 inch
Date: 7-8 April 2018 (Saturday-Sunday)
Time: 10:00am-4:00pm
Venue: Biomedical Engineering Foyer, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur (unless stated otherwise)
Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, Universiti Malaya
GENERAL
  1. The Event/Race Director’s decision shall be final and conclusive and no correspondence, queries, appeals or protests shall be entertained.
  2. Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM shall not be responsible for any disputes arising from incomplete entry details.
  3. Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM reserves the right to use any photographs, motion pictures, recordings, or any other records of the Event for any legitimate purposes, including commercial advertising.
  4. Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM reserves the right to limit and refuse entries without assigning any reasons thereof.
  5. Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM reserves the right to amend the Rules and Regulations without giving prior notification or any reasons thereof by displaying at any means of communication that may be deemed appropriate by Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM.
  6. Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM reserves the right to change the event date or venue at their own discretion.
REGISTRATION
  1. Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM reserves the right to cancel or postpone of this event, Blind Walk 2018, at any time without prior notice to the Participants, in which case they will make an effort to inform the participant prior to the date of the event. If Blind Walk 2018 has been cancelled or postponed, there shall be no refund of registration fees paid and The Organizer shall not be liable for any other loss or inconvenience caused.
  2. Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM reserves the right to set the fees for the different categories as expedient to its intents and purposes.
  3. Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM shall not be held responsible for any dispute arising from incomplete entry details.
  4. This event is open to all Malaysians, Singaporeans, PR and Expatriates with valid working permits, aged 13 years old and above.
RACE
  1. Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM reserves the right to amend the Blind Walk 2018 race routes as they deem fit for the safety of the participants and/or to prevent any potential hazards in the running of the event, at any time without prior notice to the participant.
  2. Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM shall not be liable for any other loss or inconvenience caused due to such changes.
  3. Participants must wear their assigned number bib on his/her chest at all times during the race. Participants without the allocated bib number may not be allowed to take part in the race.
  4. Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM reserves the right to delay the commencement of the run in the event of inclement weather. Should the inclement weather persist after the delay, The Organizer reserves the right to cancel the race without refund of registration fees.
  5. Participants who do not start within 30 minutes from their respective flag off point will be disqualified and for safety reasons, may not be allowed to start.
  6. No pets or any form of wheel-run objects of transport e.g. inline skate, prams, shoes with built-in or attached rollers is allowed on the course during the race except officials’ race and medical vehicles.
  7. While baggage deposit services are provided on the race day, the organizer will not be held responsible for any loss and/or damage, personal or otherwise, to the belongings and items deposited.
SAFETY
  1. While reasonable precautions will be taken by Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM to ensure the safety of participants, participants take part at their own risks and the Organizer, their sponsor and their appointed officials shall not be liable for any death or injury, loss or damage, suffered or otherwise, and how so ever arising.
  2. Kolej Kediaman Raja Dr. Nazrin Shah, UM reserves the right to remove any participant deemed physically incapable of continuing with the run to prevent him/her from causing greater harm and injury to himself/herself.
  3. Participants are strongly encouraged to go for a medical examination and/or consult their medical practitioner prior to registration and before the actual race day.
  4. For the safety of participants, participants are advised to run on the designated route and observe traffic regulations.




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