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3,000 Runners For Taiping International Flag Marathon 2018

by December 26, 2017 General

IPOH, Dec 26 – About 3,000 local and foreign runners including from England, Ireland, Taiwan, Thailand, Mynamar, Indonesia and Singapore, are expected to join Taiping International Flag Marathon (TIFM) 2018 at Dataran Warisan, Taiping on March 4.

State Tourism, Arts and Culture, Communications and Multimedia Committee chairman Datuk Nolee Ashilin Mohamed Radzi said Taiping was chosen as the TIFM 2018 host due to its unique products and natural beauty along the route, which is in line with the ecotourism concept.

“Taiping’s tourist attractions include the foothill of Bukit Larut, Taman Tasik Taiping, the Taiping Zoo, the Perak Museum and Spritzer Eco Park,” he told a media conference here, today.

The event is organised by Tourism Perak in collaboration with Taiping Municipal Council and Baldman Sports Enterprise.

TIFM 2018 offers events in several categories for men and women, men and women veterans, boys and girls, with runs of 42km, 21 km, 12 km and 5 km…..