THE 11-km Orange Run which was flagged off at The Curve, Mutiara Damansara on Sept 30 attracted more than 4,000 runners this year. Participants as young as 13 years old joined the run, which saw a wide range of contestants taking part under eight categories, such as Men Open & Veteran, Women Open & Veteran, Boys & Girls and Men & Women International Open.
The winners of each category received cash prizes worth a total of RM50,000, along with BHPetrol vouchers.
The runners were cheered on by families and friends, with everyone enjoying the festive atmosphere at the event. Other activities also took place during the day, including product offers and sampling by BHPetrol, Affin Bank, F&N Beverages Manufacturing Sdn Bhd and Nestlé.
A joint collaboration between BHPetrol, Polis DiRaja Malaysia, Majlis Bandaraya Petaling Jaya and Affin Bank, the annual run aims to support healthier lifestyles and contribute to those in need in society.
In line with BHPetrol’s commitment to give back to the community, following the completion of the run, a total of RM30,000 was presented to three charitable homes, Persatuan Orang-Orang Cacat Anggota Malaysia, Persatuan Kebajikan Pusat Jagaan Rumah Kasih Harmoni Paya Jaras and Pusat Jagaan Persatuan Kebajikan Kanak-Kanak Trinity Komuniti Selangor, with a contribution of RM10,000 each.