PINNACLE @ DUXTON VERTICAL CHALLENGE
Challenge your quads and lungs on the very first Duxton Vertical Challenge this coming May, If you think you have what it takes to run up 47 storey or 729 flight of stairs then be quick cause registration is closing , check out more details below.
Singapore, April 2014 – Brooks and its official retailer, World of Sports announced the launch of the Pinnacle@Duxton Vertical Challenge 2014. The race will be held on 11 May at the Pinnacle@Duxton, an iconic housing project in Singapore, which features many unique features that set it apart from other HDB housing projects.
The Pinnacle@Duxton Vertical Challenge 2014, one of the few vertical marathons organised in Singapore is alternative sporting event to road marathons, as well as a fitting sport that takes advantage of Singapore’s skyscrapers. The race may consist of a gruelling vertical climb of 47 Storey, 792 steps, but upon completion, racers are treated to panoramic views of the city skyline at one of the longest continuous skygardens in the world.
The race is divided into three categories; Men’s Open, Women’s Open and the Team Challenge. The Team Challenge was introduced with the aim to widen vertical marathon’s appeal and to foster bonding amongst teammates. Registration for the Pinnacle@Duxton Vertical Challenge and more information can be found on Registration website
Pinnacle@Duxton Vertical Challenge Factfile
Date: Sunday, 11 May 2014
Venue: Pinnacle @ Duxton Blk 1A Staircase
Event Route Type:
– Vertical Climb ( 47 Storeys, 792 steps)
– Race starts from 3rd floor to 50th floor
– Participants will be granted 5 minutes of photo-taking time at the 50th floor