Date: 25 November 2018
Venue: Penang Bridge
The Penang Bridge International Marathon is an international running event catered to all from young to old and leisure to serious runners. The event in now in its ninth year and will be held at the Penang Bridge. The Penang Bridge International Marathon is the biggest running event in Malaysia and has been listed in the Malaysia Book of Records for four consecutive years.
For more information, please visit http://www.penangmarathon.gov.my/portal/marathon-info/
1.The Penang Bridge will be closed from 12.00midnight till 10.00am on 26 November.
2.The Sultan Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah Bridge (Second Bridge) will be operating as usual on 26 November.
3.Ferry services will be available on 26 November from 12.01midnight to 6.00am at 40 minutes interval. After 6.00am, ferry services will be operating as usual. For details of ferry schedule, please refer to page 7.
4a. Lebuhraya Tun Dr. Lim Chong Eu, from the junction of Seagate traffic light to the junction of Jalan Ahmad Nor will be closed from 12.00midnight to 10.00am on 26 November for both directions. However, afer 5.00am, from the junction of Seagate traffic light to Bayan Baru roundabout, the road will be reopened to traffic for both directions.
b. The traffic at Lebuhraya Tun Dr.Lim Chong Eu from Batu Uban interchange to Jalan Ahmad Nor will be reopened after 7.00am.
c. After 9.00am, Lebuhraya Tun Dr. Lim Chong Eu will be reopened to traffic from Bayan Baru roundabout heading towards George Town.
5. Persiaran Bayan Indah in front of Queensbay Mall will be closed from 12.00midnight to 11.00am on 26 November.
6. Queensbay Mall multi-storey car park is available via Bayan Baru roundabout up to maximum capacity only.
1.00 a.m. Arrival of VIPs
1.20 a.m. Display of Fireworks
1.30 a.m. Gun Off for Full Marathon 42km for all categories (Men, Women, Veteran)
3.00 a.m. Gun Off for Half Marathon 21km for Men
3.15 a.m. Gun Off for Half Marathon 21km for Women
6.00 a.m. Gun Off for 10KM Run for Boys & Girls
6.30 a.m. Gun Off for 10KM Run for Men
7.00 a.m. Gun Off for 10KM Run for Women
7.30 a.m. Gun Off for Fun Run (8km)
9.00 a.m. Arrival of VIPs for the Prize Giving Ceremony
9.10 a.m. Speech by YB Tuan Law Heng Kiang, Chairman of PBIM
9.15 a.m. Speech by YAB Tuan Lim Guan Eng, Chief Minister of Penang
9.25 a.m. Prize Giving Ceremony
10.00 a.m. Lucky Draw for Grand Prizes
10.30 a.m. End.