16th Sutera Harbour 7K Charity Run 2016 @ Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabalu : Part 3

Written by @joehairie
(Photos & Videos by curiostraveller.com team members unless stated otherwise)

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Part 3: Reaching the finishing point & Finale

“Ends are not bad things, they just mean that something else is about to begin. And there are many things that don’t really end, anyway, they just begin again in a new way. Ends are not bad and many ends aren’t really an ending; some things are never-ending.”
 -C.JoyBell C

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16th Sutera Harbour 7K Charity Run 2016 @ Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabalu : Part 2

Written & arranged by @joehairie. 
(Photos by curiostraveller.com team members)

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Part 2: Warm up & Flag Off (To read Part 1, click HERE)

When Kota Kinabalu City Mayor, Datuk Yeo Boon Hai, flagged off the run, that very second, front line runners sprinted like never before, followed by some happy go lucky runners. While most started walking after running about 500 meters, serious runners reached the main junction going out of the Sutera Harbour mammoth complex in just under 15 minutes. Kids, elders, moms, dads, the singles were all on the street trying their very best to finish the run. It was not about winning. It is about supporting the Special Olympics Sabah and Sabah Thalassaemia Society and at the same time running for fun and healthier lifestyle. Yup, some managed to get new friends, tagging people while doing the run.

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16th Sutera Harbour 7K Charity Run 2016 @ Sutera Harbour, Kota Kinabalu : Part 1

Written by @curiostraveller. Edited by @joehairie
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Part 1: Before Warm up session & Flag Off

Welcome to the SH7KRun 2016, the biggest charity run @ Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. Sea of people from all walks of life came to the event to support the good cause by Sutera Harbour Resort’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). It is an event to raise funds for the Special Olympics Sabah and Sabah Thalassaemia Society. Held since 2000, this year is the 16th edition. Supporters came as early as 2pm wearing the same T-Shirt, all excited to join in the fun, running for a healthier lifestyle and at the same time contributing, collectively, for the good cause.

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SH7KRun-The biggest Charity Run @ Kota Kinabalu

Blogged by curiostraveller.com team for SH7KRun 
(Text & Images from SH7KRun, Sutera Harbour Resort)

The 7K Run was first held in July 2000, with only 3,000 runners as part of Sutera Harbour Resort’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative and to raise funds for the Special Olympics Sabah. The aim was to also gather the community of Kota Kinabalu in the spirit of giving and friendship and at the same time to encourage and promote a healthier lifestyle in a fun environment.

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