Race Entry Fees
Race Entry Fees (For teams of 2):
Team of 2
| 3rd Team Member
|| SGD500 / US$350
|| SGD500 / US$350
*Malaysian rate is applicable to citizens of Malaysia only
Note: Citizens of Malaysia may register as Malaysian competitors. Kindly note passports or IC's will be checked during registration and proper documentation will need to be shown to the race officials on the 20th March during the official Registration. Singaporeans who are citizens may register under the "Singaporean" category only. This is to ensure fairness in the collection of funding of the SAC and to avoid any mis-understandings among competitors later.
It is the race director's discretion to make concessions but this is extremely rare and on a case by case basis. Any requests must be filed before the 1st February 2008 after which, no further requests will be considered.
Add on for teams without support crew's or vehicles (Optional):-
RM150 / US$45 per person for meals during the race ( 2 Breakfast / 3 Dinners)*
RM150 / US$45 per team for Logistics Assistance for Equipment and Mt.Bikes during the race
RM150 / US$45 per team for transfers to/from airport to your hotel including your gear and bicycles per arrival. (including a 3 man team)
RM325 / US$95 nett per room per night at Hyatt Kinabalu (inclusive of buffet breakfast x 2).
RM130 / US$40 nett per room per night at a Budget Hotel arranged by the organizers
RM150 / US$45 nett for rental of a two man tent for duration of the event (all tents to be set up by organizers each day for teams)
Space is limited for the 2008 event. Entries close 1st March 2008 or when the 30 team roster is full (whichever comes first).
Please contact the race organizers for more details as most support crews have varying requests and needs.
You can change the composition of your team right up until the week before the race.
Entries close 1st February 2008 or when the 30 team roster is full (whichever comes first).
Any company or race organization that enters 4 teams or more will receive a 10% discount on entry fees. You will need to contact the race organizers and submit your registration manually.
Our preferred method of payment is online Credit Card Payment (only applicable for International participants) or internet bank transfer. Account details for payment will be emailed to participating teams upon receiving race registration details.
Teams may elect to race in an all female, mixed or all male team in either the adventure or extreme categories.
The Sabah Adventure Challenge is wholly dependent on race entry fees to organize the SAC on a yearly basis and receive no financial support from the government or corporate sponsors. This website, event management web application and ecommerce platform is sponsored by SabahTravelGuide.Com.
All registered and paid up teams recieve:
Race Bibs, Exclusive Race Shirts, Race Maps and Race Notes, a 1 year subscription to Asia Runner Magazine per competitor, transportation to the race venue/return to/from Kota Kinabalu.
Transportation to the Race Venue:
There will be 2 transports leaving Kota Kinabalu at this time. Transportation slots are on a first come first basis for the 11:00 am transport to the venue and second transport leaves at 13:00 pm. Location of departure point in Kota Kinabalu will be advised a few weeks before the race. Kindly note private transportation is available for teams who are arriving after 1pm to transport you from the airport directly to the race venue. Costs are RM250 nett for a chartered van and driver to meet you at the airport and to transport you directly to Poring Hot Springs.
If you are staying at Hyatt Kinabalu and have booked your accommodation through us, we will arrange for a pick up from the hotel to transport you to the departure point in Kota Kinabalu for you, your team mate and your gear.
All teams are advised to leave their bike boxes in their hotels as we cannot guarantee they won't get wet or damaged during the race.
Booking Return Flights:
We would also advise you to ensure you book flights out of Kota Kinabalu on the 23rd March 2008 after 8pm as there is a possibility we could be arriving back in Kota Kinabalu late. Please also note that there is a high risk of landslide en-route back from Kota Kinabalu on the main Kota Kinabalu-Ranau Highway and there is also a possibility of delays and so please be aware of this.
We strongly urge you to book any return flights on the 24th March 2008 especially if you are flying Air Asia or MAS (if you have a special fare flight where there is a high risk of being made to pay a penalty for change in flights).
Please check with your carrier on any possible penalty's for the air fare you purchase prior to buying your tickets.