Date: 26 February 2017
Race venue: Jerudong Park
Event organiser: Beach Bunch
Race Director: Rizan Latif
Race distance: 100 km / 50 km (30 km also available)
Elevation gain: 1800 hm (100km); 570 hm (50km)
Start time: 0:00 (100km); 6:00 (50km)
Cut-off time: 24 hours (100km) ; 12 hours (50km)
Asia Trail Master finisher points: 100 (100k); 50 (50k)
Max performance points: 400 (both 100k and 50k)
Grandmaster Quest: Yes (100k)
Race entry requirements: Link
Event website: Link
Event registration: CLOSED
International gateway: Bandar Seri Begawan (Brunei Int. Airport)
Travel package: TBC
2016 Male Champion (42k race): Sefli Ahar
2016 Female Champion (42k race): Tahira Najmunisaa
The 3rd edition will see a genuine face lift with a new event venue, new trails and new race distances. The main event is scheduled to be the first ultra in Brunei of 100 km. Alongside the 100 km, there will also be a 50 km and a 30 km for beginning runners. The 100 and 50 will be important for Asia Trail Master championship points.
Brunei lies on Borneo island and has its own international airport and airline, Royal Brunei Airlines. From South East Asia, it is fairly easy to fly into the country.
Together with Royal Brunei Airlines, it is possible to take all hassle out of your trip to the Beach Bunch Trail Challenge. Have a look at these great package deals from several Asian cities. They include round trip airfare and, at least, two nights stay in Bandar Seri Begawan, the capital of Brunei. Airport shuttle services AND a city tour with English speaking guide is also inclusive.