Mizuno PAssion Wave Run concluded with a bang
Singapore, 20 July 2014 – Billed as the only 16 kilometers race in Singapore, the eleventh edition of the Mizuno PAssion Wave Run kicked off at Bukit Merah View with more than 2,000 participants. The race was organised by Tanjong Pagar GRC, Radin Mas SMC, and is proudly sponsored by World of Sports and Mizuno. Mr. Lexus Tan won the race, he crossed the finish line in 58:14. Belgium Powerhouse, Misss Vanja Cnops was the first lady to cross the finish line with a timing of 1:02:48. Mr Tony Seakins and Miss Maggie Goh were the fastest men and women in the veteran category, finishing with a timing of 1:01:11 and 1:19:33 respectively.
Mr Chan Chun Sing, Minister for Social and Family Development, Second Minister for Defence and adviser to Tanjong Pagar GRC Grassroots, Ms Indranee Thurai Rajah, Senior Minister of State for Law and Education, and adviser to Tanjong Pagar GRC Grassroots, Mr Sam Tan Chin Siong. Minister of State, Prime Minister’s Office, Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth and, adviser to Radin Mas SMC Grassroots Organisations, Dr Lily Neo and Dr Chia Shi Lu, advisers to Tanjong Pagar GRC Grassroots Organisations were in
attendance to flag off and present the prizes to the winners.
“It’s been a great day. The weather behaved and gave us great conditions for running and the residents of Bukit Merah provided enthusiastic support for all of our runners. There were lots of smiles on the course and at the finish.” Said Alan Chia, General Manager of World of Sports. Winners walked away with cash vouchers from World of sports and prizes from partners, KOR, Spenco, Run Magazine, True Fitness, Mentholatum, Sunplay, Dole, Yurbuds and Body Contour.