Race Info


1. When and Where
Date: 17-18 November 2018
Start and Finish: Pantai Peranginan Tanjung Bidara, Masjid Tanah, Melaka
Street View Link: https://goo.gl/maps/kiF3v7i7sX22

2. Start Time and Cutoff Time
Distance
Start Time
End Time
Cutoff time
160 KM
3:00am 17 Nov 2018
11:00am 18 Nov 2018
 32 hours
100 KM
3:15am 17 Nov 2018
10:15pm 17 Nov 2018
 19 hours
50 KM
3:30am 17 Nov 2018
12:30pm 17 Nov 2018
 9 hours
30 KM
3:45am 17 Nov 2018
8:45am 17 Nov 2018
 5 hours

3. Category

Distance
Age Category
Qualification
160 KM
Men/Women Open/Veteran
At least finished a race of 80 KM
100 KM
At least finished a Full Marathon (42.195km)
50 KM
No race qualification
30 KM
No race qualification

Age limit for age category:
Open : 18 years old and above

Men Veteran: 40 years old and above
Women Veteran: 35 years old and above

4. Registration Fee
Distance
2nd July – 31st July 2018
1st Aug – 8th Oct 2018
160 KM
RM 380
RM 420
100 KM
RM 280
RM 320
50 KM
RM 180
RM 220
30 KM
RM 80
RM 120

Click here to REGISTER 

10% discount for returning participants of Melaka Ultra 2017. Enter your NRIC or Passport Number as the Promo Code
 
5.Entitlement
 
Distance
Finisher Medal
Finisher T-Shirt
Event T-Shirt
Timing chip
 
160 KM
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
100 KM
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
50 KM
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
30 KM
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
Event/Finisher Tshirt design

< to be released soon>

Medal design


< to be released soon>

6. Route and checkpoint
Loop A distance is 50km and Loop B distance is 30km

160km – will need to complete 2 rounds of Loop A and 2 rounds of Loop B (50+50+30+30km)
100km – will need to complete 2 rounds of Loop A (50+50km)
50km – will need to complete 1 round of Loop A (50km)
30km – will need to complete 1 round of Loop B (30km)

*More technical details of the route and checkpoints will be released soon

7. Course Type
Start/Finish arch will be on the beach area and runner will run on the sandy area for about 400m before enter the tarmac surface.
8. Eligibility
This event is open to all Malaysian/Permanent Resident and oversea runners age 18 years old and above only.
9. Prize
Top 5 finishers for each category will received a trophy and voucher/products from sponsors.
10. Support Crew / Pacer
Mobile support crew is not allowed however static support is allowed at the official checkpoints. Please do not obstruct the checkpoint operation area.
Pacer or buddy on foot, bicycle, car or any type of vehicle is not allowed in this race

11. Timing Format 
- All categories will be timed using a timing chip.
- Do help to make sure you cross the timing mat at the designated check point.
12. Procedure for Disqualified (DQ) and Do Not Finish (DNF) runners
DQ
-  Cheating (selling your bib, using other people bib, take shortcut, take vehicle)
- Reach the finishing line more than cutoff time. You are still a finisher but your status will be displayed as DQ. We will only wait for you for the next one hour after the cutoff time.
- Create any harm to other participant or organizer or come with disturbing behavior.
- Not comply with mandatory item.
DNF
Please help to inform the nearest Check Point if you want to DNF. They will be transport to fetch you on best effort basis. Transfer vehicle will move in schedule, if you cannot wait, you may need to arrange your own transport to return back to base.
13. Medical
- There will be a static medical personnel on standby at each Check Point.
- Ambulance or mobile medical support will be on the race 
- Participants are responsible to ensure they are fit and healthy before start.
 14. Insurance
- Participants are to accept the risk associated with the event as per indemnity clause as per registration form.
- The organizer will not responsible for any claim resulted from this event.
- Each participant are covered by a Personal Accident insurance complimentary from organizer.
15. Mandatory Items (for all categories)
Items
160km
100km
50km
30km
Hydration bag/handheld bottle with minimum of 1.5 liter
yes
yes
yes
yes
Reflection vest (mandatory to put on at all time, day and night)
yes
yes
yes
yes
Emergency Blanket
yes
yes
yes
no
Whistle
yes
yes
yes
no
Hand phone (for emergency)
yes
yes
yes
yes
Back Blinker (mandatory to put on between 6:30pm and 7:30am)
yes
yes
yes
yes
Front blinker or Head lamp (mandatory to put on between 6:30pm and 7:30am)
yes
yes
yes
yes
Cash (at least Rm20)
yes
yes
yes
yes
Printed / Softcopy of race course map
yes
yes
yes
no
Basic 1st Aid Kit
yes
yes
yes
no
 * Mandatory items should be carry by the runners at all the time. We will randomly check those items at designated checkpoint. For any missing one of the item, it may result to disqualification or time penalty.

Recommended Items
- Cap
-Sun block
- Spare battery / Portable mobile charger
- Extra Shoes/ Socks / Clothes
- Poncho / Lightweight Waterproof Jacket
- Sun glasses
- Food (gel, bar etc)
* We will implement Bring Your Own Bottle (BYOB) concept. So please bring your own portable cup or mug or bottle. We will not provide any of those at each CP including start/finish line.
14. Safety
- There is no road closure during this event.
- Please avoid running on the main road if possible.
- Pavement or pedestrian walk or any path along the side of the road should be used when available.
- Use common sense when crossing the road or junction. Be alert of vehicles passing by.
- Some section(s) might require runners to cross a main road, so runner’s alert is needed.
15. Drop Bag Service
- There will be a drop bag service at Start/Finish line.
- Please help to pack your thing properly and tag with Name and Bib Number.
- Please do your own self-packing/self-marking/self-deposit your drop bag.
- We will dispose any drop bag that not collected 2 hours after the cutoff time.
- We will not reliable for any damage to your item.
- To withdraw your drop bag just show your bib number.

*List of checkpoints with drop bag service will be released soon
 
16. Special Need Bag
- We allow special need bag at specific Check Point only for each participant.
- Please help to pack your thing properly and tag with Name, Bib Number and Checkpoints. Label with permanent, large and clear font.
- Advise to use reasonable-sized and waterproof material for your bag.
- We will not reliable for any damage to your item.
- To withdraw your drop bag, just show your bib number.
- Please deposit your special need bag at 2 hour before the flag off at the Start/Finish point and make sure you put the bag at the correct Checkpoint sign. We will not responsible for any confusion by putting the bag at wrong Checkpoint number.
- All the bags are expected to reach the Start/Finish line 2 hours after the CP cutoff time.
- We will dispose any drop bag that not collected 2 hours after the cutoff time.
17. Downgrade
We not allow you to downgrade to lower distance during the event.
18. Supporters
- We welcome your family/friends to cheer & support you along the route & at the Checkpoints.
- We will not provide any support/aid to any of your supporters/family members/relatives/unofficial pacers.
- We will also not tolerate any rudeness from any supporter(s).  Please respect the organizers, volunteers, contractors and any other parties involved in this event.
- Please do not have any vehicle following you along the road as it will cause inconvenience to other motorists/vehicles/runners.  We will not responsible for any traffic rules violated by your supporters.
19. Withdrawal and refunds
- Once you receive your entry confirmation we are not going to entertain for any cancellation. 
- Please bear in mind, as soon as your entry has been received there are a number of costs involved and your entry fee goes towards setting the event.
 20. Bib Transfer and Change of Category
We allow bib transfer and change of category before 8th Oct 2018 only. No request will be entertained after the date regardless the reason.

There is admin charge of RM20 for each change.
Any request of bib transfer or change of category must be email to hello@teampacat.com and attached the original confirmation slip.
Notes:
Some of the details might be change depends on the venue sponsor requirement and current progress situation. If there is a change, we will share the latest update in the email and FB page. But for now above will be taken.