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Read this info with interest.

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Daisy Farm Nature Reserve >> Rifle Range Road >> Rifle Range Link (SIME Track) MacRitchie Reservior >>> Ranger Station >>> MacRitcie Reservior Route (10.5KM) >> Loop back

Very similar to Trans Singapore 2020 

except this one includes Windsor Nature Reserve with Start Point from Hindede Road (Bukit Timah Nature Reserve) which is mere few km away from Chestnut Ave (aka Bukit Panjang Nature Park/ZhengHua Park).

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Uncle has planned to run this loop for fun next week anyway...Forest  Force 50 or Trans Singapore 2020 all sounded the same route..😄 exploration and familiarization run, anyone wants to join uncle?

PLeaSe wear mask if you are feeling very well...

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Update: Info and 15KM route video

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Follow this video on Volvic Forect Force 15KM route

Met their video production crew as well as "acting runners". Even engaged a conversation with one of the them and find out more information.

 

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The routes are out

15km - Dairy Farm >>> Zhenghua Park >>> U-Turn >>> Dairy Farm

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25km - Dairy Farm >>> Zhenghua Park >>> Mandai >>> U-Turn >>> Dairy Farm

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50km - Dairy Farm >>> MR >> U-Turn >>> Zhenghua Park >>> Mandai >>> U-Turn >>> Zhenghua Park >>> Dairy Farm

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On 3/15/2020 at 9:30 AM, bookie said:

so this organiser guy will choose to benefit his own pocket (Again) and not think about the safety of his runners and the public. OK. OK.

info extract from the Rules and Regulations for your interests...

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Official announcement soon...

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12 hours ago, lonewolf said:

New date. But I think possibly overly optimistic. 

I think so too.

And no details of refunds? What if a participant can't make it on the new date and can't find anyone to take over the bib?

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6 hours ago, beast said:

I think so too.

And no details of refunds? What if a participant can't make it on the new date and can't find anyone to take over the bib?

read the rule when you first sign-up...

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on their website: cannot make it to the new date means "withdrawal"..in your case is on personal grounds...transfer of race bib  is service charge of 8 US dollars...allowed only up to 4 weeks before the race - new date 7th June..meaning start looking for someone to take over the bib by 1st week of June..

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uncle would gladly take over the bib...FREE...and return all finisher tee and medal...FOC delivery to any participant affected by the new date...since uncle has always been ready to run this one anytime....you know of someone? 

Who is World of Trails Pte Ltd....unofficial source from google search...

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Drama for reflection  - OMG! no refund, no sign-up next time...😷

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55 minutes ago, sicklycat said:

I agree..... Though the new date for 2XU Compression Run is even more optimistic

maybe this one is better reason why the new date is 7th June...because...

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interested, still can signup...

(info - https://forceofnaturesg.com/)

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and another one...

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(info - https://s.tgr.run/)

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anyone interested can start these forum threads...

 

 

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So much for the new date :crazysmile:

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All events and gatherings with 250 or more participants attending at any one time must be suspended to reduce the risk of further local transmission of COVID-19, the Ministry of Health (MOH) announced on Friday (Mar 20). 

This is an expansion of the previous requirement for ticketed cultural, sports and entertainment events to be limited to fewer than 250 participants, said MOH in a press release. 

The requirement goes into effect immediately until Jun 30.  

All events, gatherings with 250 participants or more must be suspended to reduce further COVID-19 spread: MOH

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almost every weekend....trail running...will pass-by Dairy Farm Adventure Centre...of course, the other one will be the Ridge Running along NUS (Kent Ridge)-Harbourfront (Mt Faber)...

must say the vacinity if to gather for crowd (start/finish)...definitely will have to be "spaced" out..

CarPark nearby is for "public" use...for public to witness "crowding" nowadays will definitely trigger Covid-19 Cluster Alert with concerns...

5 Dec is 2020 SCSM grand finale "Virtual Race 15" or "Virtual Club Marathon Challenge"...

of course, the other biggest event for local trail running will still be...MR25 Ultramarathon Run (MacRitchie Reservior)...no news of it is going to be held in 2020....

because of Covid-19 pandemic...all events are cancelled...

better to have it in 2021...

 

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