The objective of this road ultramarathon event is to promote Terengganu as a destination for “Run-Cation”, combination of running and vacation in this beautiful East Coast State of Terengganu. This initiative is to promote sport-tourism in Terengganu and to promote local economic tourism industries that were badly affected by the Covid-19 pandemic for the past two years.
This road running event consist of categories 10km, 25km, 50km, 100km and the main 100 miles distances. The running route will take participants through many scenic route along the beautiful coast of Kuala Terengganu.
The organizer is expecting many runners to come and run this inaugural 100km foot race in Terengganu. Hopefully, this event will help to promote and encourage sport-tourism, in addition to revives the local tourism industries in Terengganu.
In five years (5) time, Hutan Ration & Malatra Events foresee that this Hutan Ration Ultramarathon has the potential to be the biggest annual running festival in the East Coast, attracting both local and foreign tourist to come for a run-cation and sport-tourism in Terengganu.