Walk Against Diabetes Online Challenge 2018

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 to Tue, 27 Nov 2018
12km 21km 32km

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Singapore is second only to the United States in having the highest incidence of diabetes among developed nations. 1 in 9 Singaporeans has diabetes and this is a very serious issue for our nation as announced by our Prime Minister last year. Every major race in Singapore is affected by the disease with 2.5 in 10 for the Chinese, 5 in 10 for the Malays and 6 in 10 for the Indians. One in three has a lifetime risk of developing the disease. Diabetes can lead to many serious health complications like blindness, heart failure and kidney failure. An average of about 1,200 diabetics undergoes amputation every year in Singapore.

Join this online walk challenge to support our nation war against diabetic and to fight this health crisis together. Go for regular medical checkups and eat healthier.

The easiest way to exercise more is to walk a little bit more every day and incorporate it into our daily routine. Commence on World Diabetes Day (14 November) and last for two weeks, this online challenge raise awareness of diabetes and promote the importance of regular exercise to help prevent type 2 diabetes and manage all types of diabetes today.

And if nothing is done, the number of diabetics under age 70 is expected to rise to 670,000 by 2030 and one million by 2050.
 Diabetes can be prevented. Exercise and lifestyle changes help both diabetics and pre-diabetics. Let’s walk together against diabetes.

For Patient:
To prevent overexertion, the number of hours should be distributed across at least three days a week. Diabetics should consult their doctors before deciding on a suitable exercise programme. All diabetics should wear comfortable shoes to exercise.


Complete in single or multiple run/walk

Registration Ends On

11 Nov 2018, 02:00 Asia/Singapore or while slots last

Submission Period

14 Nov 2018, 0000hrs to 27 Nov 2018, 2359hrs

How Does It Work?

This is an Online event. An Online event is a challenge or race that allows you to run or walk anywhere around the world during the event period – no specific starting time or starting place, alone or with friends and even at another race!

  1. Sign up for an online challenge/race at Spacebib
  2. Complete the challenge/race using a GPS-enabled running app, sport wearable/device or treadmill to track your run/walk at anywhere and anytime during the event period
  3. Get your awards and race entitlements via delivery after you have submitted your results and are validated by us

In Support of World Diabetes Day

World Diabetes Day is a global occasion in which people with diabetes, health professionals, diabetes advocates, media, the general public and government organisations unite in the fight against diabetes. The theme for WDD 2018 and 2019 is the family and diabetes. Walk Against Diabetes Online Challenge 2018 has been approved and listed as one of WDD 2018 activity.

Memorable Finisher's Medal (Free Singapore Delivery)

Finisher's medal will only be given if you have completed the challenge within the event period.
Medal: 3D Engraving with antique silver metal with dark blue Colouring
Category: 12km, 21km, 32km laser engraving

Memorable Finisher's Medal + Event Tee (Free Singapore Delivery)

Event tee will be sent after event date.

Actual Size may have +/- 1 to 2 cm variation from the size chart below. Participants are advised to select the sizing carefully during registration to avoid any sizing issues. No exchanges, returns or edit of sizing will be allowed after event start date. Event tee will be sent after event date.

Dri-FIT Technology helps keep you dry and comfortable, breathable, soft and anti-bacterial
Designer: Spacebib
Shipping Information, Estimated Arrival: 1-3 weeks
Return Policy: Non-Returnable
Availability: Free Singapore shipping

Size (Unisex)Width (Around the chest) (In inches)Length (In inches)
Official Rules

Challenge yourself and with others, have fun and be safe. Use common sense and exercise vigilant when it comes to traffic, weather, or other conditions while taking part in our online race/challenge.

  • Challenge yourself and with others, invite your friends, have fun and be safe. Use common sense and exercise vigilant when it comes to traffic, weather, or other conditions while taking part in our online race/challenge.
  • Awards will only be issued when you complete the online race/challenge based on the criteria. Challenge yourself with integrity and honour, don’t cheat yourself or others!
  • Change of category from classic to basic, refund and/or transfer is not allowed after registration. If you wish to upgrade from a basic category to classic category, please get in touch with our support.
  • All nationalities are welcome to join the online race/challenge unless stated otherwise.
  • Any breach or failure to adhere to the rules and regulations of the online race/challenge will result in no entitlement being awarded with no refund.
  • Account may be suspended if fraudulent results are discovered.
  • Please ensure that the required details are indicated in your submitted result screenshot. 1) Date of your activity, 2) Duration Timing of your activity and 3) Total Distance clocked for your activity. Some online race/challenge may require additional details such as the GPS route map, etc. Please refer to the event description for more information. Any missing details may render your submission to be invalid and ineligible for the entitlement.
  • All participants should upload their results via their own Spacebib account personally.
  • There will be no submission of results after the stipulated upload cut-off date. No appeal shall be entertained. Please plan your time accordingly.
  • You can complete the race/challenge in a single time or in a combination of multiple times accumulated during the qualifying period as indicated in the criteria for each category.
  • You can upload and submit your results as many times as you wish at any time and frequency you prefer during the event period.
Things You Should Know
1. When will I receive my finisher medal and/or tee? (For paid event only.)

Your physical finisher entitlements will be sent out after the event ends. For Singapore, estimated delivery time is 5 - 14 business days. For other countries, it may take up to 10 - 21 business days. Depending on the country.

2. How much is the shipping or delivery fee?

We offer FREE delivery to Singapore and Malaysia. For other countries, the shipping fee is a flat rate of SGD 5.99 to SGD 14.99. Shipping fees will be automatically included during checkout.

3. How to upload and submit my results?

You will be able to submit your result once the race period opens. Please log in to your Spacebib account. Head over to "My Participation" tab, click on it and you will see your registered event. Click on the manage button to open up the event details. You will see an "Add Result" button, click on it and follow the instruction to upload your the screenshot of your result. Once you have completed the race/challenge, a message will be shown.

4. Can I walk or hike or climb the stairs?

Yes, any walking/running activities can be counted. (That includes climbing stairs) Cycling/Biking or using any mobility device is not allowed.

5. What Running app/Fitness tracker or wearable can I use?

Any GPS-based running apps, running gadgets, smartwatches and indoor treadmills are accepted if the screenshot of your result capture the date, distance and timing of your activity unless specifically indicated. E.g: Nike+ Run Club, Strava, Garmin Connect, MapMyRun, Runkeeper, Endomondo, Runtastic and others.

6. Can I run on a treadmill or indoors?

Yes, running on a treadmill is allowed but no encouraged. Please provide your distance and timing of your run by taking a photo of the display screen on your treadmill. Running indoors is allowed if your GPS running app can track your result.

7. Can I join more than one category and use the same results screenshots?

Yes. You can join as many categories as you wish. You can use the same results screenshots as long as it satisfied the result criteria and is within the event period.

12km 21km 32km

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