Linbaq Chase the Light Relay 2019

Chase the Light Race was the first relay named running event in the southern region of Malaysia, it was also the first running theme event. The concept of “Chase the Light” was to promote the positive environment and encourage runners to pursuit the first light of the day and kick start with the energetic vibes.

Last year we managed to gather up to 200 teams of runners and experience the first relay in the city and all runners are successfully conquered the race with the team spirit and their will.

The first JB town relay is here, don’t miss out and register with cheer!

Jio your members and be a team of 4 to dash this 3km race!

Date : 12 October 2019 (Saturday)
Time : 6:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Venue : Linbaq Sales Gallery, Taman Century Garden, Johor Bahru

Categories Flag Off time Cut Off Time
3km Relay x 4 person 7:00am 2 hours
3km Indivudual Run 7:05am 1 hour

*flag off time subject to changes


* Open -12 years old & above, Veteran - 40 years old & above

*Subject to be changed

Date : 12 October 2019 (Saturday)

6:40am Zumba Performance
7:00am 3km Relay flag-off
7:05am 3km indivual run flag-off
9:00am Cut off time for Race
9:15am Relay Award Ceremony
9:45am Live Band and Performances
10:45am Lucky Draw
11:00am End
to be confirmed


Date: 10th October 2019
Time: 11:00am - 7:00pm

Date: 11th October 2019
Time: 11:00am - 9:00pm

Date: 12th October 2019
Time: 5:00am - 7:00am

Venue: Linbaq Sales, Gallery, Taman Century, Johor Bahru

Frequently Asked Questions

1. When is the Linbaq Chase the Light Relay 2019 event?

  • The Linbaq Chase the Light Relay 2019 will happen on the 12th October 2019, Saturday.

 2. Where will the Linbaq Chase the Light Relay 2019 be held?

  • The Linbaq Chase the Light Relay 2019 will be held at the Linbaq Sales Gallery, Taman Century Garden, Johor Bahru, Johor.

 3. What are the available race categories?

  • 3KM relay (3KM x 4 pax)
  • 3KM Individual Run.

 4. Can I rollerblade or cycle during the race?

  • No. Using any wheel-run objects during the race is against the rules and regulations as per International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) sanctioned events. This rule is to ensure the safety of all the participants. Any participant using wheel-run objects will be requested to exit the course immediately by the officials.

 5. Can I bring along my pets?

  • No. Pets are STRICTLY PROHIBITED on the race route.

 6. What time does each race start?

  • 3KM relay (3KM x 4 pax): 7.00 AM
  • 3KM Individual Run: 7.05AM

 7. Is there a cut-off time to complete the run?

  • 3KM relay (3KM x 4 pax): 2 hours
  • 3KM Individual Run: 1 hour

 8. Do I still get a Finisher's Medal and Finisher's Certificate if I complete my run after the cut-off time?

  • Participants who finishes after the respective cut-off time will not be eligible for Finisher's Medal and Finisher's Certificate.

 9. When will I receive my Race Certificate?

  • Your Race Certificate for the 3KM relay (3KM x 4 pax) will be made available to download through checkpointspot.asia within one week after the race.

 10. Where and when will the Race Entry Pack Collection (REPC) be held?

  • Date: 10th October 2019
    Time: 11:00am - 7:00pm

    Date: 11th October 2019
    Time: 11:00am - 9:00pm

    Date: 12th October 2019
    Time: 5:00am - 7:00am

    Venue: Linbaq Sales, Gallery, Taman Century, Johor Bahru

 11. How do I register if I am under the age of 18?

  • Participants below the age of 18 are required to seek parental/ guardian's consent and fill up the relevant indemnity declaration as deemed necessary by the Organizer upon registration. Failing to do so, the Organizer reserves the right to refuse entry to any applicant under the age of 18.

 12. How will I know if my registration entry has been accepted?

  • Successful registrations will receive two confirmation e-mail:
  • Registration confirmation from Linbaq Chase the Light Relay 2019
  • Payment confirmation from EGHL.

13. Do I get a refund if I choose not to participate after registration?

  • No. Registration fee is STRICTLY NON-REFUNDABLE.

14. Can I make changes to my personal particulars after submitting my registration?

  • No. Changes to personal particulars are not allowed once registration is completed.

15. Can I change my race category after submitting my registration?

  • No. Changes to race categories are not permitted after your registration has been submitted.

16. Why is it that I have not receive my confirmation e-mail despite registering and making payment?

  • There could be a few reasons why you have yet to receive your confirmation e-mail:
  • Your registration was not successful and therefore the confirmation e-mail was not rendered.
  • There could have been an error in your e-mail address at the point of registration, so the confirmation slip was not sent to the correct account.
  • The e-mail has been blocked by your mail server and/ or is treated as spam/ junk mail.

17. What are the sizes for the running shirt?

  • 7 sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL

18. When is the registration deadline?

  • Registration will close on 4th October 2019 or until sold out, whichever comes first.

19. What is the minimum age to participate in Linbaq Chase the Light Relay 2019?

  • 3KM relay (3KM x 4 pax): 12 years old and above.
  • 3KM Individual Fun Run: No age limit

20. Can I transfer my entry to my friend or family member? 

  • No. All registrations are NON-TRANSFERRABLE.

21. Where will the water stations be located during the race?

  • Water stations are located at the Start/ Finish Point and will be equipped with both water and isotonic drinks.

22. How long will the race route be closed to traffic?

  • To ensure a safe and smooth-running route for all participants, traffic control measures will be in place during the fixed race time.
  • Once the relay time limit is up (2 hours), traffic controls will no longer be in effect.
  • To avoid possible accidents, participants who are still running once the time limit has expired, should board the sweeper car and exit the main road.

23. I’m driving to the event. Where can I park my car? 

  • To be announced.

24. How far is the airport from the race venue? 

  • It is approximately 28km.

25. If there are any disputes in the race results, who can I appeal to?

  • For prize winners or possible prize winners, disputes and appeals must be made immediately after the prize presentation at the technical tent.
  1. Whilst every reasonable precaution will be taken by the Organizer to ensure participants' safety, participants shall partake in this event at their own risks. The Organizer, their sponsors and their appointed officials shall not be liable for any death or injury, loss or damage, suffered or otherwise and howsoever arising.
  2. The Organizer reserves the right to remove any participant deemed physically incapable of continuing with the race to prevent him/ her from causing greater harm and injury to him/ her.
  3. The Organizer reserves the right to delay or cancel the commencement of the race in the event of inclement weather. Should the inclement weather persist after delay, the Organizer reserves the right to cancel the race at their discretion without any refund.
  4. The Organizer shall not be responsible for any disputes arising from incomplete entry details.
  5. The Organizer reserves the right to limit, accept or reject any entries without prior notice and reasons.
  6. The Organizer reserves the right to amend the Rules and Regulations without giving prior notice or any reasons thereof.
  7. The Organizer reserves the right to provide winners with the attire to be worn on the winner's podium. Winners will have to wear the given attire; failure to do so may result in disqualification.
  8. For disputes on race results, only appeals in writing submitted to the Organizer 30 minutes after the official results announcement will be accepted with a deposit of RM50. The deposit will be refunded if the appeal is successful. The Organizer's decision will be final.
  9. Any disputes arising from participation in the Linbaq Chase the Light Relay 2019 shall be referred to Arbitration to be conducted in Malaysia within the Laws of Malaysia.
  10. The Organizer reserves the right to use any photographs (including those of participants), motion pictures, recordings, or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose, including commercial advertising.
  11. If the weather does not permit (haze/ heavy rain) the Organizer has the right to cancel the event, and/ or to give the participants entitlement but without any refund.
  12. Race entry is non-transferable. Those who are found running with an unauthorized relay race number from the Organizer will be disqualified.
  13. It is compulsory for the participants to display their relay race number at all time during the race. Failure to comply will result in the participants' disqualification from the race.
  14. All participants are encouraged to wear the Linbaq Chase the Light Relay 2019 event t-shirt during the race.
  15. Officials reserves the right to prevent a participant's continuation in the race should they fail to comply with the rules and regulations.
  16. Change in event t-shirt sizes during collection of the race is STRICTLY PROHIBITED. Participants must adhere to the race event t-shirt sizes that they have registered for.
  17. Participants must run on the designated path for the entire race. Failure to do so will result in disqualification.
  18. Participants taking part are required to keep to the left side of the lane so as not to cause obstruction to other participants.
  19. No pets and/ or any form of wheel-run objects of transport e.g. inline skates, prams, push cars, shoes with built-in or attached rollers are NOT allowed on the course other than official race and medical vehicles.
  20. The race route on the event day will be closed to traffic up to 2 hours after the publicized race start time, after which the road closure will be lifted. Sweeper vehicles will be mobilized to pick up participants after cut-off time. Participants are encouraged to board the sweeper vehicles.
  21. All entries are based on a first-come first-serve basis unless otherwise stated.
  22. The registration for the event is open to:
    1. 3KM relay (4 pax): 12 years old and above.
    2. 3KM Individual Fun Run: No age limit
  23. Once the registration is completed and payment has been made, entry fees for those who for whatever reason(s) do not take part in the run are NON-TRANSFERABLE, NON-REFUNDABLE AND NON-DEFERRABLE.
  24. Upon confirmation of participation, change of category or other details will not be entertained.
  25. The Organizer reserves the right to close entries before the deadline without any prior notice and/ or when the quota of a race is full.
  26. Completion of the registration form is an indication of the participant's agreement to abide by the rules and regulations of the Linbaq Chase the Light Relay 2019.

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