Skip to content
stand chart marathon news

SCMS 2015 Special: 8 reasons why you should join this year

Share Facebook Twitter Whatsapp Email

stand chart marathon

Photo: Spectrum Worldwide

The Standard Chartered Marathon Singapore (SCMS) is back on 5 & 6 December 2015 with several exciting additions. The categories remain the same - Marathon (42.195km), Half-Marathon (21.1km), 10km, Ekiden and Kids Dash - but the new format of the event is proving to be tempting. Here are the reasons why you should take part this year.

1. It is a unique event in South East Asia
SCMS has always been more than just an annual mass participation event. It is a sporting and lifestyle spectacle that focuses on community involvement, charity and hitting personal goals.

2. This year, we race as one
In light of our nation’s Jubilee celebrations, SCMS – now in its 14th year - is charting a fresh course under a new banner ‘This year, we race as one’. This is to reflect the hundreds and thousands of runners who each play a role in contributing towards SCMS’ success.

3. Run for a cause

Just last year, SCMS managed to raise $370,000 for charitable causes. This year, runners too, can run for charity and raise money for their own communities (North, North-East, East, Central and West). Participants can do so via SCMS’ official fundraising platform GIVEAsia.

To find out the other five reasons, visit Men's Health's full article here.

Singapore Sports Council logo

Live Better Through Sport - Sport Singapore recognises the value of sport in advancing the national priorities of developing our people and bonding our communities.

Contact

Singapore Sports Council location map

SPORT SINGAPORE
3 Stadium Drive, Singapore 397630

6345 7111