adidas King of the Road, also known as KOTR, is a running championship held across 5 Southeast Asian countries, namely Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines and Malaysia. The adidas KOTR is organized in city areas and will culminate into an ultimate adidas KOTR Championship Race, which will be hosted by a different country each year; and this year the host is Malaysia. The race will begin at Sunway Pyramid on 20th October 2013, Sunday at 6.45am.
The Crowning of the adidas King of the Road Southeast Asia 2013
The National Category champion of the 16.8km from each SEA country will compete in Malaysia for the Southeast Asia adidas KOTR title. Foreigners are welcome to take part and compete for the various prizes offered, but not the title.
The championship race distance is 16.8km. You should be able to complete 2 marathons (a total of 84km) across 5 countries with the adidas KOTR 2013. A new category will also be introduced this year - the 10km junior race for those aged between (15 - 17 years old). An estimated total of over 40,000 runners are expected to pound the pavement across Southeast Asia. So see you at adidas KOTR 2013!
Race Dates Across Southeast Asia
7th July - Philippines
11th August - Singapore
8th September - Thailand
29th September - Indonesia
20th October - Malaysia