ABOUT THE RACE VENUE
Forest City, the race venue is located less than 45 minutes drive from the state’s capital and the city centre of “Johor Bharu”. JB has quite a lot to offer from duty free shopping at Johor Premium Outlet (JPO) and The Zon. Meanwhile, those with little ones can head over to LEGOLAND, Mount Austin Water Park or Johor Zoo. City of JB are also well-known of their local delicacies and is a paradise for seafood lovers.
Forest City is a unique development, stands on a reclaim land, it has first class infrastructure, that are well maintained. Calm and peacefulness is what you feel when you look out from one of their many high-rise towers.
The following rules will apply to the swim course:
Wetsuit: to be confirmed at the race briefing.
Event swimming cap: compulsory to wear and is provided at the registration check-in counter.
Aid stations will be situated approximately 20km apart from the bike course starting line and of each aid stations. Bike bottles containing either sports drink or water will be obtainable in these stations. Energy bars, salty snacks and bananas will also be available from specific aid stations.
If you are caught drafting you will be penalized and/or disqualified. Please read the Rules and Regulation for clarification on our drafting rules.
Aid stations will be positioned approximately every 2.5km on the run. They will be offering a variety of sports drink and foods.
CELEBRATE THE VICTORY AT THE FINISHING LINE
As you come up the finish chute, take a little time to reflect on what you have achieved, and relish the experience of finishing ChallengeMalaysia.