The SAFRA Singapore Bay Run & Army Half Marathon (SSBR & AHM) will return this year as a virtual run from 25 September to 23 October 2022. Runners can continue to enjoy the flexibility and convenience of being able to chart their own preferred running routes and run anytime during the month-long event to support their fitness goals.
The virtual event will feature the signature 21km Half Marathon, 21km Cumulative Challenge and Families for Life 10km Cumulative Challenge. In commemoration of 55 years of National Service, a new NS55 Cumulative Team Challenge has also been introduced to encourage SAF NSmen to participate together in teams of up to five members and complete a total distance of 55km.
Jointly organised by SAFRA and the Singapore Army to promote an active fitness culture and strengthen bonds among national servicemen (NSmen) and their families, the 28th edition of the event builds on the success of its first virtual edition held last year which attracted close to 29,000 participants, making it the largest virtual run in Singapore.
Sign up now! Registration closes 21 August 2022.
Registration of the event will be made via our appointed service vendor, 42Race (42Technology Pte Ltd). You will be required to provide your personal data for an account creation with 42Race. Do note that you are responsible for the personal data that you provide or disseminate via 42Race, and your personal data shall be subject to the personal data policies of 42Race.
Participants can utilise their own GPS fitness tracking apps to synchronise or upload their runs to the event race app (42Race) to track their running journey till completion.
|21km Half Marathon||Participants will have to complete the full distance within a single attempt at any time during the 4-week virtual event period.|
|21km Cumulative Challenge||Participants can complete a cumulative 21km distance from a series of shorter runs during the 4-week virtual event period.|
|NS55 Cumulative Team Challenge||
Only SAF NSmen (ORNS, MR & Ex-NSmen) can participate together as a team of up to 5 members.Each team member’s distance will contribute towards completing a total of 55km during the 4-week virtual event period.
|Families for Life 10km Cumulative Challenge||
Only families can participate together as a team of up to 5 members.Each family member’s distance will be added up to contribute towards completing a total of 10km during the virtual event period.
SAF NSmen and SAF Volunteer Corps (SAFVC) members will enjoy special rates of only $10, while the fee for SAFRA members is $15 per person across all categories.
Family members of participating SAF NSmen can also enjoy a special rate of $15 per person through promo codes extended to SAF NSmen who have registered.
Prices stated above are inclusive of 7% GST.
*Only applicable to NSmen (Operationally Ready National Servicemen, MINDEF Reserves & Ex-NSmen) from the Singapore Armed Forces
+ SAF active servicemen, NSmen, SAFVC and SAFRA members who register for this category can add-on their immediate family members (parents, siblings, spouse and children) to form the team during registration and each of these immediate family members will also enjoy the special rate.
^ Only applicable through promo code extended to SAF NSmen who have registered.
All participant and finisher entitlements will be delivered to the participant's registered address.
21km Half Marathon
21km Cumulative Challenge
NS55 Cumulative Team Challenge
Families for Life 10km Cumulative Challenge
*Every registered participant will get their own running apparel, personalised e-Bib and personalised e-Certificate
Before you get started, you will need to choose a GPS fitness tracking app that you are familiar with to help you track your runs. Here are the two ways you can submit your running records as proof of your participation in this virtual event:
|Methods of Submission|
(Only available for Garmin and Strava)
|If you are using the GPS Fitness Tracking Apps Strava or Garmin to track your runs, you can auto-sync your running records between the Strava or Garmin app with your 42race account.
Before you start running, make sure that your preferred app is connected to the 42Race app by following the steps below:
(Available for all GPS Fitness Tracking Apps)
|If you are using other GPS Fitness Tracking Apps, you will need to submit screenshots of your running records with the following items captured clearly:
Upon submission of your running records, the progress bar will be updated accordingly. Once you have successfully completed the distance of the category you’ve signed up for, the progress bar will turn green and your e-Badge will light up.
|Event Organisers||In Commemoration of|
|In Support of||Supported by|
|Official Apparel||Official Hydration Partner||Official Muscle Rub|