By Chris Maskilone
SANDAKAN: The public is invited to take part in the Fun Run For The Voiceless 2.0 organised by the Sandakan Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) on Oct 21.
The event, which is supported by the Batu Sapi MP cum Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong will be held at Taman Nasalim is open for all ages and divided into two categories namely – 4KM and 10KM.
“The four kilometres run will be flagged off at 6.20am whereas the ten kilometres run will be flagged off at 6am,” said Assistant Organising Chairman Desmond Lim in the briefing to Liew’s wife, Datin Dr Lindai Lee at the Batu Sapi Rakyat Service Centre here on Saturday.
“Registration for the run is now open till Oct 1 and the fee will be RM85,” he added.
All registered participants would receive a bib and t-shirt that can be collected at Restoran Tai Lau in Taman Pertama on Oct 13 and Oct 14 from 11am till 2pm.
The SPCA Fun Run was part of its campaign to create awareness on the Society’s effort to rescue injured and abandoned animals, particularly dogs and cats.
“We hope more people will support by participating in this year’s run. This year, we have targetted about 1,000 participants,” said Lim.
“There will be lucky draws as well and winners stand a chance to win bicycles and hampers,” he said, adding that there will also be a “K9” dog show as well as vintage cars exhibition.
Those interested could contact Icy Yong at 016-829 7616 or Desmond Lim at 019-903 1833.-SabahNewsToday