Sandakan Marathon is an annual road race held each July in the centre of Sandakan city, which is also known as (the nature city) the course runs from the city towards sim-sim (famous for seafood) and continues along Sulu Sea, Bandar Letat, Nasalim, to the iconic Roundabouts Eagles, Roundabout Buaya, straight to the u-turn point at Jabatan Air and back to the finishing point. Sandakan marathon 1st edition was held on July 7, 2019, with only 1310 participants from across the globle, the first race was won by local athletes Safree Sabdin in the men’s' open category, and Dedriana David won the women's open category. Moma water QWAS the only local business sponsor. The Sandakan Marathon aimed to promote a healthy community.

Event Information

Date: 23/07/2023
Time: 1am - 11am
Venue: Padang Bandaran Sandakan
Last day to register: 01/06/2023

Race Pack Collection

1/
Venue: Sports Complex Sandakan
Date: 15 & 16/7/2023
Time: 10 am to 5 pm

2/
Venue: Padang Bandaran Sandakan
Date: 20 & 21/7/2023
Time: 10 am to 5 pm
Date: 22/7/2023
Time: 10 am to 4 pm

Categories And Fees

Distance Early Bird
before 31 March 2023
Normal
01 April 2023 - 31 May 2023
Flag-off Time Cut-off Time
42KM RM 120 RM 160 1:00 am 7 hours
21KM RM 110 RM 140 4:00 am 3.5 hours
10KM RM 90 RM 120 5:30 am 2 hours
5KM RM 70 RM 80 6:30 am 1 hour

 

Category Age Group
42KM (Men Open) 18 - 40 years old
42KM (Women Open) 18 - 40 years old
42KM (Men Veteran) 41 years old & above
42KM (Women Veteran) 41 years old & above
21KM (Men Open) 16 - 40 years old
21KM (Women Open) 16 - 40 years old
21KM (Men Veteran) 41 years old & above
21KM (Women Veteran) 41 years old & above
10KM (Men Open) 14 - 40 years old
10KM (Women Open) 14 - 40 years old
10KM (Men Veteran) 41 years old & above
10KM (Women Veteran) 41 years old & above
5KM (Fun Run) 10 years old & above

Entitlements

Every registered participant is eligible for: -

  • Event Tshirt
  • Finisher Tee for 42km & 21km only
  • Medal
  • Running Bib
  • Insurance
  • e-Certificate
  • Refreshments

Event and Finisher Tee & Size Chart

Event Tee





Finisher 21KM


Finisher 42KM


Size Chart

Medal

Term & Conditions

  1. The minimum age to participate in the distance of 42km is 18 years old and above.
    The minimum age for the 21km is 16 years old and above.
    The minimum age for the 10km is 14 years old and above.
    The minimum age for the 5km is 10 years old and above.
    In both cases, the age of the person on the race day will be considered.
  1. Running a full marathon requires a high level of physical fitness. To enrol in the Sandakan Marathon 2.0 2023, the runner accepts and understands that he/she must have the physical fitness suitable for a test of this kind, by the day of the race.
  2. The participants take part in the event voluntarily, assuming all of the responsibility for his /her activities, actions, belongings, health, and physical and psychological integrity. He or she explicitly renounces all responsibility, and thus waives the ability to make any claim against the organizers, sponsors, volunteers, and/or representatives thereof, about any damages, including, but not limited to, the following: physical pain, morals, theft, misplacements/lost items, or any other incident he or she could suffer personally or have to occur to a third-party member, his/her friends, or belongings before, during, or after the event.
  3. The organization reserves the right to disqualify any runner that does not use his/her bib number during the race.
  4. Only the runners who will complete the race will receive a finisher medal for having reached the finish line and completing the Sandakan Marathon 2.0 2023.
  5. The use of roller-blades and others forms of wheeled progression is not permitted.
  6. The event organizer reserves the right to suspend or cancel the race, change the date or race schedule, or modify the route and aid stations in cases of force majeure, including, but not limited to, the following: exceptional climate conditions, natural disasters, accidents, or for security reasons or justified orders from a competent authority. In those cases, no refund will be given to the participants.
  7. All runners must follow the instructions given to them by the event organizers or their representatives on the course at all times. Refusal to follow any such instructions may results in a penalty or even disqualification.
  8. All runners should conduct themselves in a sporting manner, showing respect to other runners and the event organizers. Failure to do so may results in a penalty or even disqualification.
  9. There will be both stationary and mobile medical along the race route. If any member of those teams determines that a runner must not continue, the competitor must obey his/her command and/or instructions. If a runner is not able to complete the race, he/she must inform any member of the organization and wait at the nearest aid station, from where he/she will be transferred to the finish line.
  10. The organizer of the event reserve the right to make changes or additions to general regulations at any time before the start of the race.

Organizer Information

Organizer: Kelab Larian Kicap Sandakan
Whatsapp: 01131555424
Facebook: kicaprunnersSDK