Introduction and Registration

Run For Survival 2020

In response to the latest developments regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), also taking into account the health and safety of the participants, volunteers, and staff, “Run for Survival 2020” (originally scheduled for March 22, 2020) will be postponed. Ocean Park Conservation Foundation, Hong Kong (OPCFHK) apologises for any inconvenience caused and appreciates your understanding. For updates about the event, please refer to the OPCFHK website, Run for Survival website, or our Facebook and Instagram pages.
 
Should you have any other enquiries, please contact us at (852) 3923 2228 or email to
 opcf@oceanpark.com.hk.

About the Event
The 6th “Run for Survival” charity run, organised by Ocean Park Conservation Foundation, Hong Kong (OPCFHK) will return on 22 March 2020 at Pak Shek Kok Promenade. It aims to promote biodiversity and marine conservation, raising awareness on the threats faced by sea animals.

Participants will embark an adventurous journey to become Ocean Guardians after completing missions to save marine animals. Feel free to dress up with an ocean theme during the run to stir up the fun!

The obstacle run is suitable for runners in all ages and limits. More advanced runners and corporate teams could join the 10km individual Timed Challenge, while beginners or families could join 3km Fun Run.

What is more, participants can enjoy more fun and get tips on saving the earth at the mini game booths and workshops inside the Fun & Learn Centre.

Proceeds from this fundraising event will go to OPCFHK to support Asian wildlife conservation works. Invite your friends and family and register now for this charity run!

Event at a glance


Race Categories


*Participants shall decide the race category based on their age as of the event date.
*3km Fun Run will not be a timed challenge and given any awards.
*Please note that 10 km Timed Challenge is an obstacle run, participants may take more time to finish the race than regular 10km run.
*The Corporate Champion Cup 10 km Timed Challenge will only calculate the average time used by the top 4 runners in each team.


ROUTE MAP


Obstacle Challenges

 

A Find the Way Out   
Navigate your way out the maze to experience how marine life struggles to swim across the ocean filled with abandoned fishing nets and marine trash. 

B The Great Pacific Garbage Patch 
Break through the hurdles representing the harsh underwater world near the "Great Pacific Garbage Patch." 

C Help the Corals
Go across the tires indicating the devastating impact to the corals caused by deep-sea trawling and learn the importance of marine conservation. 

D Break through Acidic Ocean  
Acid rain is the result of pollution and soaring carbon emissions. Contaminated water falls into the ocean bringing adverse impacts to the aquatic ecosystem. Set off your exploration journey by climbing over the water slide and braving the rough sea.

E Save the Ocean Victims 
After a journey of twists and turns, head to the Animal Rescue Centre and save the marine life from danger.

F Overfishing Danger
Overfishing causes drastic reduction on fish stocks, endangers the marine ecosystem.

Accomplish the final mission by choosing the recommended seafood choices from the Sustainable Seafood Guide. Make your way out the fish nets challenge and become a wise consumer.

 

Prizes and Souvenirs
Runner's Pack
Inclusive of number bib, event tee, foldable cup, a discounted coupon for admission tickets at Ocean Park and sponsored gifts.

Event T-shirt

* Size guide is based on body measurements in inches.
* T-shirt is provided on a first come first served basis during registration and subject to stock availbility. T-shirt in requested size is not guaranteed.

 

Race Certificates
E-Certificates will be issued to all runners who have completed the race.

 

Prize

 

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

Principal Sponsor: 

Fun & Learn Centre Sponsor:

Animal Rescue Centre Sponsor:

Gold Sponsors:

Silver Sponsor:

Special Thanks:

Media Sponsors:


For sponsorship matters, please feel free to contact us at opcf@oceanpark.com.hk.