“SANLEX Heritage Run,” Running for the Preservation of Heritage Buildings

Bandung (12/15/2019) – PT Rajawali Hiyoto collaborated with Bandung Tourism and Culture Office (Disbudpar) in the SANLEX Heritage Run on December 15, 2019, in the Braga and surrounding areas. SANLEX Heritage Run is a 5K race for the regular and 10K for the regular and master categories (aged 40 years and over).

SANLEX Heritage Run cooperates with Indorunners as community partners and Indonesia Muda Road Runners who handle race management. Approximately 2000 participants join this event are fighting for the podium prize, which worth millions rupiah in total. Besides podium prizes, all participants could also win door prizes, including bicycles, televisions, smartwatches, etc.

Race pack collection was held on Friday-Saturday, 13-14 December 2019 at de Vries Building, Jln Asia Afrika, Bandung. This is special considering that Vries Building is one of the iconic cultural heritage buildings in the city of Bandung, which has been established for more than 140 years and is not open to the public.

One hour before the event, participants thronged the Start and finish area, which is located on Jalan Braga Pendek. The program began with a joint prayer, warm-up, and singing the national anthem Indonesia Raya. Exactly at 06:00, the 10K participants were released by the Head of the Bandung City Tourism Office, Kenny Dewi Kaniasari, along with the Chief Operating Officer of PT Rajawali Hiyoto, Tjia Effendy. At 6:15, the participant releasing 5K participants by Deputy Mayor of Bandung Yana Mulyana.

“The idea of ‚Äč‚Äčimplementing SANLEX Heritage Run began with the collaboration of PT. Rajawali Hiyoto and Bandung City Culture and Tourism Office for painting Heritage Buildings in the Braga Area.

This activity is expected to increase awareness about the tourist attraction of the City of Cultural Heritage in Bandung. It can encourage the growth of the City of Bandung in general and the Braga Area in particular, “Said J. Agus Budisaksono, Marketing Manager of PT. Rajawali Hiyoto.

By participating in this activity, all participants contributing to the preservation of heritage buildings because of every 1 participant PT. Rajawali Hiyoto will donate 1kg of SANLEX Paint for the Heritage building of the City of Bandung.