KUCHING, March 5 (Bernama) -- The Association of Research and Development Movement of Singai Sarawak (REDEEMS) hopes to actively promote mountain bike and marathon races by organising international level competitions in the future.
REDEEMS president Datuk Peter Nansian Ngusie who is also the state Assistant Minister for Community Services said for a start some 600 runners and bikers from throughout the country would compete in the Redeems Run and mountain bike race which will be held at the REDEEMS Community Centre in Jalan Kampung Apar-Seging, Singai, Bau on March 28 and 29.
He said the event was being organised by REDEEMS in collaboration with the Sarawak Energy Berhad in conjunction with the REDEEMS annual Youth and Sports Carnival.
Nansian said Sarawak Energy contributed RM75,000 to sponsor the two events.
"This year we limited the number of participants to 300 for the REDEEMS Run and 300 bikers for the mountain bike race and is open only to Malaysians.....