The Magnificent Merapoh Trail 2018 ( TMMT 2018 )

Merapoh
Merapoh, 27210 Kuala Lipis, Pahang, Malaysia
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The Magnificent Merapoh Trail (TMMT) is founded as a Trail Running event to save Merapoh Caves. It’s a 4th years now and we still with our  main objective is to preserve national heritage and save Merapoh Caves also to develop local economy through eco-tourism. To date we had discover more than 150 caves in Merapoh and we believe there are more than 200 cave not discover yet. These national heritage are under the threat of destruction from planned big-scale cement production project and logging in Merapoh.

This year TMMT will involve 35km, 70km and 100km categories. Participants will run through the beautiful trail of Merapoh, caves and wade through rivers. This race is a fast course with less technical sections and caters for beginner trail runners. Cut off time 20 hours for 100km, 13 hours for 70km and 10 hours for 35km category. 


Flag Off

  • 100km - 10th August 2018, 9pm
  • 70km - 11th August 2018, 4am
  • 35km - 11th August 2018, 7am


Race Kit Collection

Date: 10th  August 2018
Time: 10:30AM - 7:00PM
Venue: School Hall, Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Merapoh.


Race Category and Fee

Race Category
Early Bird  (14 Mar - 14 May)
Normal Rate (15 May Onward)
Max Participant Limit
100 km
RM 380
RM 440
300
70 km
RM 300
RM 360
300
35 km
RM 200
RM 260
500

* Early Bird period ends on 14th May 2018
* If you cannot attend TMMT for whatever reason, there will be NO REFUND policy
* However, we allow bib TRANSFER policy. You can transfer your bib to another runner with advance notice at least two weeks before the event’s date

Race Category
Start Time
Cut Off Time
Cut Off
100km
10th August 2018, 9pm
11th August 2018, 5pm
20 Hours
70km
11th August 2018, 4am
11th August 2018, 5pm
13 Hours
35km
11th August 2018, 7am
11th August 2018, 5pm
10 Hours


Participant Entitlements

  • Race Bib with timing chip for all categories (35km, 70km and 100km)
  • Event Tee
  • Finisher Tee
  • Finisher Medal
  • E-cert
  • Foods : 1x Breakfast, 1x Lunch, 2x Dinner (include award ceremony dinner on 11th August 2018) 


Transport to Race Venue

  • Shuttle bus/chartered bus will be available from Putrajaya Sentral to Merapoh with additional cost of RM120
  • PutrajayaSentral – Merapoh – PutrajayaSentral
Bus Schedule
10th August 2018 (Friday) 08:30am
PutrajayaSentral – Merapoh
12th August 2018 (Sunday) 9:30am
Merapoh – PutrajayaSentral


T-shirt Design

* To Be Confirmed


T-shirt Sizing Chart
TMMT 2017 T-shirt Size Chart


Medal Design

* To Be Confirmed


Prizes

  • There are no cash prizes for this event
  • Top five winners from each category (Male & Female) will earn winner's trophy


Accomodation

  • Basic dorm (bunk bed) accommodation will be provided at the local school, cost RM15 per bed/night
  • We are also promoting camping style race at TMMT. We provide camp site in Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Merapoh and you may bring your own tent. If you don’t have a tent, you can rent from the organizer for RM60 (two people)
  • There’s no charge if you bring your own tent, the camp site is already inclusive with your registration
  • All the basic facilities such as toilet, shower, surau, dining hall are provided at camp site in Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Merapoh
  • Merapoh is located at rural area, the nearest Hotels are at the next town – GuaMusang located 25km away (30 mins by car/taxi).You have to arrange your own transport if you choose to stay in those Hotels


Hotels In Gua Musang

Name Of Hotel
Email
Contact
1. Deena Hotel

+60 19-9000991
2. Kesedar In
innkesedar@yahoo.com
+60 9-912 1229
3. Titiwangsa Hotel

+60 13-995 9781
4. Mines Hotel

+60 17-9095718
5. Homestay In Merapoh

+60 19 372 1812
6. Goa In

+60 9-912 0730


Race Briefing

  • Mandatory race briefing will be held on 10th  August 2018, Friday, 4pm at school hall, Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Merapoh.

Mandatory Gears

  1. Headlamp
  2. Hydration Bag / Bottles with at least 1 liter of fluid
  3. Food / Energy Gels / Energy Bar with at least 300 calories at start line
  4. Blinkers
  5. Mobile phone
  6. Whistle
  7. Medical Kit (small)
  8. Personal cup (we will not provide cups at the Check Points in the principle of protecting the environment and to have NO garbage in the trail)


Route Map

* To Be Confirmed

Location Map

Terms and Conditions

Important Notice

Participants are advised to read the following Important Notice, Terms & Conditions and Official Rules carefully before the race.

Participants are advised to solicit medical advice from doctor if they are in doubt of their health condition prior to taking part in the race.

All entry fees are non-refundable and the Organizer retains the right to refuse entry to anyone declaring false information on their entry form, not making the required payment, or otherwise failing to meet the stated entry requirements.


Registration

  1. Registration can be made through http://t2u.asia/e/10699
  2. Successful participants MUST collect their race bib number, race shirt, and souvenirs (“Race Kit”) (in person or via an authorized person) by presenting the copy of Official Receipt and identity card (as stated in the official receipt).


Official Rules

  1. The Organizer reserves the right to disqualify or exclude any person from competition who gives incorrect personal data / details on the entry form, or who is suspected of having taken banned substances. No refund of entry fee will be arranged.
  2. No result or certificate will be given to participants who do not start in the race time assigned to them by the Organizer.
  3. Participants must retire from the race immediately, if asked / requested to do so by any member of the officials, medical staff, race director, umpire and / or security officers / marshals.
  4. No pets or any form of wheel-run objects of transport, e.g. wheel chairs (except designated wheelchairs for the Wheelchair events approved by the organizer), bicycles, skates, push carts, shoes with built-in or attached rollers, etc. are NOT allowed on the course.

Mandatory race briefing will be held on 10th  August 2018, Friday, 4pm at school hall, Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Merapoh.


Mandatory Gears

  1. Headlamp
  2. Hydration Bag / Bottles with at least 1 liter of fluid
  3. Food / Energy Gels / Energy Bar with at least 300 calories at start line
  4. Blinkers
  5. Mobile phone
  6. Whistle
  7. Medical Kit (small)
  8. Personal cup (we will not provide cups at the Check Points in the principle of protecting the environment and to have NO garbage in the trail)


Pictures and Documentation

The Organizer shall be entitled to use pictures and documentation of the Participants taken during the event for purposes related with the event or any future events.


Amendments / Reservations / Acknowledgment  

  1. Organizer reserves the right to modify, supplement or waive all or part of the event rules.
  2. Failure to follow these event rules, as may be amended, will result in immediate disqualification and loss of prize money.


Terms & Conditions

  1. The Organizer reserves the right to close entries before the deadline without any notice once the race quota is full.
  2. Entry forms will only be processed upon receipt of full payment of entry fee.
  3. The Organizer reserves the right to limit and refuse entries without reason.
  4. The Organizer reserves the right to contact and to interview applicants by phone or otherwise for additional information required for matters relating to their applications.
  5. Entry fees are non-refundable. The Organizer reserves the right to refuse entries once the entry is accepted if any applicants provide false information, do not make the required payment, or fail to meet entry requirements as stated in the entry form.
  6. Should the event be cancelled due to circumstances beyond the control of the Organizer (including heavy rain, thunder storm or disaster, public rally), no refund of the entry fee will be made and the Organizer shall have no further responsibility and/or liability thereafter.
  7. Running is not a ‘free risk’ sport and therefore each runner must ensure his/her health condition is fit before participating and during the race.  Each runner shall be responsible with his/her own health/condition. The Organizer shall be responsible for personal injury or death during or after the race due to gross negligence of the Organizer.
  8. The Organizer reserves the right to disallow/ disqualify any person who is known or suspected to be physically unfit to participate in the event. Should a runner get injured during the race, on case by case basis as recommended by medical team as appointed by the Organizer to monitor the race, such runner may be treated in hospital as designated by the Organizer with a treatment cost not exceeding the amount agreed by the Organizer and the relevant hospital. circumstances.
  9. The organizer and its agents will not be held responsible for any issues relating to parking at the venue.  Participants are advised to follow the instructions given by traffic personnel for proper parking.  The organizer and its agent will not be held responsible due to losses suffered in the event of break ins or vandalism to the vehicles of participants.  Proper vigilance must be exercised by all participants when parking their vehicles.