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If you are a lover of nature, then you should definitely join the inaugural Penang Tropical Adventure Race – the very first of its kind marathon which requires runners to embrace 25km of beautiful Penang trails and experience the breathtaking scenery of Penang’s forest and greenery.

Taking place at Balik Pulau on 23 August, the event is the perfect getaway from the city’s buzzing concrete jungle and also the perfect way for you to relax and embrace nature from the hectic work routines.

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Starting from Balik Pulau town, runners shall cross several tropical fruit plantations, rivers and forests, to some beautiful iconic landmarks in Penang before heading back to the finishing line at Balik Pulau town.

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Along the race, runners will come across various obstacles and challenges which will involve the different types of tropical fruits in Malaysia.

After completing the race, participants will be getting a complimentary fruit platter and drink by the Tropical Fruit Farm in Penang.

There are two categories for the race; Men’s Team and Mixed Team – each team consisting of only two members.

The prizes are as follows:-

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So, what are you waiting for? Form your team of two now and win some amazing cash prizes and trophies!

(Photos from: Penang Tropical Fruit Adventure Race FB)