Swissôtel Vertical Marathon 2017

Sun 19 Nov, 2017

Swissôtel The Stamford
Stamford Road, Singapore
From

SGD 48.00

Sports

Running
Terrain

Vertical
Category
31 storeys 73 storeys
Registration Closes In
About This Race
The Swissôtel Vertical Marathon returns on Sunday, 19 November 2017. Witness world-class competition at its peak as more than 2,200 participants blaze up 1,336 steps over 73 storeys in the shortest time possible. Soaring at a height of 226 metres as one of Southeast Asia’s tallest hotel, Swissôtel The Stamford has been the site for Asia’s pioneer and most challenging Vertical Marathon since its inauguration in 1987.

This year, the Swissôtel Vertical Marathon celebrates our 30th anniversary with a brand new race categories and exciting activities and prizes to be won. Join us as we commemorate this exhilarating milestone.
Category
Age limit as of 19 Nov, 2017
  • Early Bird(SGD)
    16 Sep, 2017
  • Standard Rate(SGD)
    31 Oct, 2017

1

Swissôtel Rise and Run with the Sun (Non-Competitive), 73 storeys
1 x Any gender, 12 yrs old & above
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  • Early Bird
    Close on 16 Sep, 2017
    78.00
  • Standard Rate
    Close on 31 Oct, 2017
    78.00

Inclusive of a 50% off food voucher at Café Swiss, AMC, Kopi Tiam, Prego.

1

Swissôtel Challenge Individual (Men's Open), 73 storeys
1 x Male only, 12 yrs old & above
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  • Early Bird
    Close on 16 Sep, 2017
    56.00
  • Standard Rate
    Close on 31 Oct, 2017
    68.00

Inclusive of a 30% off food voucher at Café Swiss, AMC, Kopi Tiam, Prego.

1

Swissôtel Challenge Individual (Women's Open), 73 storeys
1 x Female only, 12 yrs old & above
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  • Early Bird
    Close on 16 Sep, 2017
    56.00
  • Standard Rate
    Close on 31 Oct, 2017
    68.00

Inclusive of a 30% off food voucher at Café Swiss, AMC, Kopi Tiam, Prego.

1

Swissôtel Challenge Individual (Men's Veteran), 73 storeys
1 x Male only, 40 yrs old & above
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  • Early Bird
    Close on 16 Sep, 2017
    56.00
  • Standard Rate
    Close on 31 Oct, 2017
    68.00

Inclusive of a 30% off food voucher at Café Swiss, AMC, Kopi Tiam, Prego.

1

Swissôtel Challenge Individual (Women's Veteran), 73 storeys
1 x Female only, 40 yrs old & above
View Details
  • Early Bird
    Close on 16 Sep, 2017
    56.00
  • Standard Rate
    Close on 31 Oct, 2017
    68.00

Inclusive of a 30% off food voucher at Café Swiss, AMC, Kopi Tiam, Prego.

1

Swissôtel Challenge Individual (Men's Local Singaporeans), 73 storeys
1 x Male only, 12 yrs old & above
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  • Early Bird
    Close on 16 Sep, 2017
    56.00
  • Standard Rate
    Close on 31 Oct, 2017
    68.00

Exclusive category for Singaporeans / Singapore PR. Inclusive of a 30% off food voucher at Café Swiss, AMC, Kopi Tiam, Prego.

1

Swissôtel Challenge Individual (Women's Local Singaporeans), 73 storeys
1 x Female only, 12 yrs old & above
View Details
  • Early Bird
    Close on 16 Sep, 2017
    56.00
  • Standard Rate
    Close on 31 Oct, 2017
    68.00

Exclusive category for Singaporeans / Singapore PR. Inclusive of a 30% off food voucher at Café Swiss, AMC, Kopi Tiam, Prego.

1

Swissôtel Half Vertical Marathon Individual (Non-Competitive), 31 storeys
1 x Any gender, 12 yrs old & above
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  • Early Bird
    Close on 16 Sep, 2017
    48.00
  • Standard Rate
    Close on 31 Oct, 2017
    58.00

Run up 31 storeys, starting from the 42nd floor. Limited to 300 pax. Inclusive of a 30% off food voucher at Café Swiss, AMC, Kopi Tiam, Prego.

2

Swissôtel Buddies and Besties Challenge (Team of 2), 73 storeys
2 x Any gender, 12 yrs old & above
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  • Early Bird
    Close on 16 Sep, 2017
    108.00
  • Standard Rate
    Close on 31 Oct, 2017
    130.00

Open to all participants. Limited to 200 pairs. Inclusive of a 30% off food voucher at Café Swiss, AMC, Kopi Tiam, Prego.

To be announced

Stamford Road
73 storeys 31 storeys

04 Nov, 2017, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Bras Basah Room
Level 4, Raffles City Convention Centre,
You will have to bring along a print-out of your:
• Confirmation slip
• NRIC or passport

Participants under the age of 18 must also bring along the signed indemnity form. Download indemnity form here.

Important Note: Race packs will not be issued without a valid form of identification (i.e NRIC / Passport)

You can also authorise someone to collect your race pack if you are unable to do so on 4 November 2017. The authorised person must bring along the following documents:

• The completed authorisation letter,
• His/her identification card,
• A print-out of participant’s confirmation email and,
• A photocopy of the participant’s identification card.

Please download the authorisation letter here.

  • Finisher Medal
  • E-Cert
  • Race Bib
  • Running T-Shirt
Other Info

Prizes and Awards

All Competitive Race Categories:

Top 3 Winners of each category will receive:

  • Trophy
  • Attractive Prizes including room stays, food and beverage vouchers.

Men's and Women's Open

Champion will receive:

  • S$1,000 Cash Prize
  • Trophy

Special Awards

Most Creatively Dressed participant

Oldest Male and Female participants

All Participants

All participants who complete the race in their chosen category will receive:

  • Finisher medal
  • Personalised E-Certificate


Race Site Layout

Starting Point


Finishing Point


FAQs

Who can participate in the Swissôtel Vertical Marathon?
The Swissôtel Vertical Marathon is a race for individuals with a high level of physical fitness. In consideration for the safety of all participants, expectant mothers are also not advised to participate.

If you are not sure of your physical condition, please consult your doctor before submitting your registration form. Swissôtel The Stamford and its appointed organizers reserve the right to refuse entry to participants deemed unwell or unfit.

How many steps to climb?
Participants will have to scale 1,336 steps, up 73 storeys
The Half Vertical Marathon only consists of 31 storeys

Is there any cut-off time during the race?

All participants are encouraged to complete the race at the top of the helipad, where they will receive a finisher medal. However a cut off time of 45 minutes will be imposed for all participants.

Will the race start by batch or all at the same time?

Participants will be flagged off in batches of not more than 6 participants each, at 20-second intervals.

Are we allowed to hold on to the railing, or take a rest during the race?

Yes, you may hold onto the railings or take breaks during the race. However, please be mindful of other participants ascending the stairwell.

Will I still be able to participate if I'm late?

Latecomers are allowed to participate but they will however not be entitled to the prizes.

How will the timing for the team challenge categories be computed?

Team timings will be an average of the combined timings of two participants of the same team.

If one of my team member fails to turn up on race day, will the rest of the team still be allowed to compete?

You will still be allowed to compete, however you will not receive any timing results or be entitled to any prizes.

How long can participants remain at the roof top to enjoy the view?

All participants are allowed to remain on the Helipad for 5 minutes. Participants may take a breather whilst taking in the captivating panoramic views of Singapore. Bottled water will be provided.

Where are the hydration points located?

The hydration points are located at the start and finish points.

Where are the medical stations?

The medical station is located on every 7th floor, start, finish and exit points.

What do I need to bring on race day?

Please ensure that you have your race bib and MYLAPS tag. Participants will not be allowed to race if either one of these items are missing.

What is the attire for the race?

The participant t-shirt, shorts and running shoes.

What if it rains?

If the event has not started, the race will be delayed. However, if it rains during the race, participants who are enroute will be able to continue the race and complete at an alternative finishing point. For participants who have not started, the race will be delayed until further notice. Should inclement weather persist, the event will unfortunately be cancelled with consideration to the safety of participants.

Should the race be cancelled, please note that the registration fee is non-refundable.

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