3rd November 2018, Alor Gajah – Held on the same day as Fire X Ride Epic Journey 2018, the inaugural Purple Jumbo Fire X Nite Run 2018 was organized by Cycle X MTB Club and supported by Majlis Perbandaran Alor Gajah (Municipal Council of Alor Gajah).
The race venue, Dataran Keris (Keris Square) in the centre of Alor Gajah was packed with enthusiastic participants and spectators. In conjunction with Deepavali, the location was beautifully and tastefully decorated. Lights and ornaments were put up to welcome the visitors from all over Malaysia.
The first edition of Fire X Nite Run started at 8pm, comprising of 10km and 5km categories. Although there was a heavy downpour after the flag-off, it did not seem to cease the enthusiasm and energy from the participants.
The run took runners around the Alor Gajah town. After the run, the runners were fuelled up with light refreshment provided by McDonald’s. Runners entitlement included an event tee, finisher medal, prize money and plaque for the fastest men and women.
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