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ELITE | INDIVIDUAL | CORPORATE RELAY RACE | STUDENT RELAY RACE | OPEN RELAY RACE | FUN CLIMB


First introduced by Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited (SHKP) in Hong Kong in 2012, ‘SHKP Vertical Run for Charity’ is a charitable fundraising activity to encourage healthy living and giving among Hong Kong. Over HK $30 million was raised to support children and youth services in the local community.


‘SHKP Vertical Run for Charity’ was held at two locations in 2016, including International Commerce Centre in Hong Kong (Race to Hong Kong ICC) and International Financial Centre in Shanghai (Race to Shanghai IFC), and have attracted over 3,000 runners.


SHKP stages the ‘SHKP Vertical Run for Charity – Race to Hong Kong ICC’ to raise funds for child and youth services. The event will be held on 3 December this year at the International Commerce Centre (ICC), the tallest building in Hong Kong. Local and global entrants will climb 2,120 steps in elite, individual and relay races and will finish at the sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck on the 100th floor. The Fun Climb entrants will also get to enjoy a more leisurely experience of vertical running. The Race will be the Grand Finale of the 2017 Vertical World Circuit, bringing international top runners to Hong Kong.





Category



Registration Fee (HK$)


Quota

   

Early Bird 

(6 Jul 17 –  

4 Aug 17)

Special

(5 Aug 17 – 

8 Sep 17)

Standard 

(9 Sep 17 – 

3 Nov 17)

 

Challenge

Elite

Participation is by invitation only. Please contact us at elite@sportingrepublic.com for more information

30

Individual

(per person)

HK$260

HK$285 HK$300 900

Corporate Relay 

(per team)

HK$38,800

180 

(45 teams)

Secondary Student Relay (per team)

HK$1,550 HK$1,700 HK$1,800

160 

(40 teams)

Tertiary
Student Relay 

(per team)

HK$1,550 HK$1,700 HK$1,800

40 

(10 teams)

Open Relay 

(per team)

HK$3,300 HK$3,600 HK$3,800

60 

(15 teams)

Fun Climb

Fun Climb 82 

(per person)

HK$260 HK$285 HK$300 330

Fun Climb 21 

(per person)

HK$130 HK$145 HK$150 300
Remarks
  • Runners should sign up for just one of the Elite, Individual or Relay races, as the start times are so close together.  The Event Organizer reserves the right to deny starting places in the event of multiple registrations. Limited quota, enrolment is on first-come-first-served basis.

ELITE RACE
Start / Finish Point
8/F - 100/F
Start Time
09:00

Entry Requirement

  • Participants MUST be aged 18 or above on race day.
  • Participants MUST have successfully completed at least one race in any local/overseas competition and have secured a personal best time within the parameters noted below:
MALE FEMALE
Marathon (42.2 km)
2 hours 45 minutes
Marathon (42.2 km)
3 hours 15 minutes
Half Marathon (21km)
1 hours 20 minutes
Half Marathon (21km)

1 hours 35 minute


Remarks
  • Qualifying times alone do not guarantee qualification for the Elite Race. For consideration, elite runners should submit a request to elite@sportingrepublic.com by 3 November 2017, along with a running biography copy covering events over the past two years.


INDIVIDUAL RACE
Start/ Finish Point
8/F - 100/F
Start Time
09:37
Entry Requirement
  • Participants will compete in different categories according to age group and gender as noted below.
MALE AND FEMALE

Age Per Group
16 - 19 / 20 - 39 / 40 - 49 / ≥50
Remarks
  • Participants will climb a total of 82 floors to the Finish Line. Rankings will be available for the Age Groups mentioned above. Limited quota, enrolment is on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • For more information, please contact enquiryhk@shkpverticalrun.com


CORPORATE RELAY
Start/ Finish Point
8/F - 100/F
Start Time
09:05

Entry Requirement

  • Participants MUST be aged 18 or above on race day.
  • A team of four members in a relay based on the arrangement below:
1st runner
floors
2nd runner
26 floors
3rd runner
27 floors
4th runner
21 floors
Remarks



STUDENT RELAY
Start/ Finish Point
8/F - 100/F
Start Time
09:17
Entry Requirement
  • Secondary Relay: Participants MUST be aged between 12 and 18 on race day.
  • Tertiary Relay: Participants MUST be aged 16 on race day.
  • A team of four members in a relay based on the arrangement below:
1st runner
floors
2nd runner
26 floors
3rd runner
27 floors
4th runner
21 floors
Remarks
OPEN RELAY
Start/ Finish Point
8/F - 100/F
Start Time
09:32
Entry Requirement
  • Participants MUST be aged 18 or above on race day.
  • A team of four members in a relay based on the arrangement below:
1st runner
floors
2nd runner
26 floors
3rd runner
27 floors
4th runner
21 floors
Remarks
Fun Climb 82
Start/ Finish Point
8/F - 100/F
Start Time
14:05
Entry Requirement
  • Participants MUST be aged 16 on race day.
Remarks
  • Fun Climb 82 is a trial version of experiencing world-class vertical run, climbing a total of 82 floors. Limited quota, enrolment is on first-come-first-served basis.
  • Rest areas will be available on selected floors and participants may consider taking a break or try for an early completion in accordance with their personal health status.
  • Runners can start at the same time upon request (maximum 5 runners). Please send email enquiryhk@shkpverticalrun.com. The Event Organizer reserves the right for final decision.
  • No ranking, with finishing time recorded only.
Fun Climb 21
Start/ Finish Point
69/F - 100/F
Start Time
13:30
Entry Requirement
  • Participants MUST be aged 10 on race day. Each participant aged under 16 must be accompanied by an adult aged 18 or above.
Remarks
  • Fun Climb 21 is a short version of experiencing world-class vertical run, climbing a total of 21 floors. Limited quota, enrolment is on first-come-first-served basis.
  • Runners can start at the same time upon request (maximum 5 runners). Please send email enquiryhk@shkpverticalrun.com. The Event Organizer reserves the right for final decision.
  • No ranking, with finishing time recorded only.


HONG KONG | SHANGHAI
RACE CATEGORIES


First introduced by Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited (SHKP) in Hong Kong in 2012, ‘SHKP Vertical Run for Charity’ is a charitable fundraising activity to encourage healthy living and giving among Hong Kong. Over HK $30 million was raised to support children and youth services in the local community.


‘SHKP Vertical Run for Charity’ was held at two locations in 2016, including International Commerce Centre in Hong Kong (Race to Hong Kong ICC) and International Financial Centre in Shanghai (Race to Shanghai IFC), and have attracted over 3,000 runners.


SHKP stages the ‘SHKP Vertical Run for Charity – Race to Hong Kong ICC’ to raise funds for child and youth services. The event will be held on 3 December this year at the International Commerce Centre (ICC), the tallest building in Hong Kong. Local and global entrants will climb 2,120 steps in elite, individual and relay races and will finish at the sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck on the 100th floor. The Fun Climb entrants will also get to enjoy a more leisurely experience of vertical running. The Race will be the Grand Finale of the 2017 Vertical World Circuit, bringing international top runners to Hong Kong.





Category



Registration Fee (HK$)


Quota

   

Early Bird 

(6 Jul 17 –  

4 Aug 17)

Special

(5 Aug 17 – 

8 Sep 17)

Standard 

(9 Sep 17 – 

3 Nov 17)

 

Challenge

Elite

Participation is by invitation only. Please contact us at elite@sportingrepublic.com for more information

30

Individual

(per person)

HK$260

HK$285 HK$300 900

Corporate Relay 

(per team)

HK$38,800

180 

(45 teams)

Secondary Student Relay (per team)

HK$1,550 HK$1,700 HK$1,800

160 

(40 teams)

Tertiary 
Student Relay 

(per team)

HK$1,550 HK$1,700 HK$1,800

40 

(10 teams)

Open Relay 

(per team)

HK$3,300 HK$3,600 HK$3,800

60 

(15 teams)

Fun Climb

Fun Climb 82 

(per person)

HK$260 HK$285 HK$300 330

Fun Climb 21 

(per person)

HK$130 HK$145 HK$150 300
Remarks
  • Runners should sign up for just one of the Elite, Individual or Relay races, as the start times are so close together.  The Event Organizer reserves the right to deny starting places in the event of multiple registrations. Limited quota, enrolment is on first-come-first-served basis.

ELITE RACE
Start / Finish Point
8/F - 100/F
Start Time
09:00

Entry Requirement

  • Participants MUST be aged 18 or above on race day.
  • Participants MUST have successfully completed at least one race in any local/overseas competition and have secured a personal best time within the parameters noted below:
MALE FEMALE
Marathon (42.2 km)
2 hours 45 minutes
Marathon (42.2 km)
3 hours 15 minutes
Half Marathon (21km)
1 hours 20 minutes
Half Marathon (21km)

1 hours 35 minute


Remarks
  • Qualifying times alone do not guarantee qualification for the Elite Race. For consideration, elite runners should submit a request to elite@sportingrepublic.com by 3 November 2017, along with a running biography copy covering events over the past two years.


INDIVIDUAL RACE
Start/ Finish Point
8/F - 100/F
Start Time
09:37
Entry Requirement
  • Participants will compete in different categories according to age group and gender as noted below.
MALE AND FEMALE

Age Per Group
16 - 19 / 20 - 39 / 40 - 49 / ≥50
Remarks
  • Participants will climb a total of 82 floors to the Finish Line. Rankings will be available for the Age Groups mentioned above. Limited quota, enrolment is on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • For more information, please contact enquiryhk@shkpverticalrun.com


CORPORATE RELAY
Start/ Finish Point
8/F - 100/F
Start Time
09:05

Entry Requirement

  • Participants MUST be aged 18 or above on race day.
  • A team of four members in a relay based on the arrangement below:
1st runner
floors
2nd runner
26 floors
3rd runner
27 floors
4th runner
21 floors
Remarks



STUDENT RELAY
Start/ Finish Point
8/F - 100/F
Start Time
09:17
Entry Requirement
  • Secondary Relay: Participants MUST be aged between 12 and 18 on race day.
  • Tertiary Relay: Participants MUST be aged 16 on race day.
  • A team of four members in a relay based on the arrangement below:
1st runner
floors
2nd runner
26 floors
3rd runner
27 floors
4th runner
21 floors
Remarks
OPEN RELAY
Start/ Finish Point
8/F - 100/F
Start Time
09:32
Entry Requirement
  • Participants MUST be aged 18 or above on race day.
  • A team of four members in a relay based on the arrangement below:
1st runner
floors
2nd runner
26 floors
3rd runner
27 floors
4th runner
21 floors
Remarks
Fun Climb 82
Start/ Finish Point
8/F - 100/F
Start Time
14:05
Entry Requirement
  • Participants MUST be aged 16 on race day.
Remarks
  • Fun Climb 82 is a trial version of experiencing world-class vertical run, climbing a total of 82 floors. Limited quota, enrolment is on first-come-first-served basis.
  • Rest areas will be available on selected floors and participants may consider taking a break or try for an early completion in accordance with their personal health status.
  • Runners can start at the same time upon request (maximum 5 runners). Please send email enquiryhk@shkpverticalrun.com. The Event Organizer reserves the right for final decision.
  • No ranking, with finishing time recorded only.
Fun Climb 21
Start/ Finish Point
69/F - 100/F
Start Time
13:30
Entry Requirement
  • Participants MUST be aged 10 on race day. Each participant aged under 16 must be accompanied by an adult aged 18 or above.
Remarks
  • Fun Climb 21 is a short version of experiencing world-class vertical run, climbing a total of 21 floors. Limited quota, enrolment is on first-come-first-served basis.
  • Runners can start at the same time upon request (maximum 5 runners). Please send email enquiryhk@shkpverticalrun.com. The Event Organizer reserves the right for final decision.
  • No ranking, with finishing time recorded only.