Run for Hope 2020 will be postponed to Q1 2021 [June 2020 Update]

Run For Hope 2020 moved to the First Quarter of 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted running events worldwide, including Run For Hope which was originally scheduled for 23 February 2020. With the complex and evolving public health regulatory environment during this period, we have made the difficult decision to further postpone Run for Hope till the first quarter of 2021 to safeguard the health of our participants.

This decision is in line with the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020, which prohibits all public gatherings to prevent the transmission of COVID-19. The Run for Hope organising committee is committed to providing the safest possible environment for participants and the public and will actively work with the relevant authorities to ensure all necessary safeguards are in place.

If you are already a registered participant, no additional action will be required as your run slot will be automatically transferred to the new date. Please keep a lookout on our website www.runforhope.sg and our Facebook page for further updates on the finalised date.

We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused and thank you for your understanding.

For general enquiries:

  • Email: enquiry@runforhope.sg or
  • Hotline: 9010 6353 (Monday to Friday, 10:00am to 5:00pm, closed on weekends and public holidays)

 

Frequently Asked Questions – Postponement [June 2020 Update]

What is the new date for Run For Hope 2020?

The new date of the run will be in the first quarter of 2021. More details will be released at a later date.

 

I registered for the original Run for Hope on 23 Feb 2020. What do I need to do?

For registered runners, no additional action will be required, as your run slot will be automatically transferred to the new date.

 

In the event of further postponement or cancellation, how would the organiser inform all the runners?

All runners will be informed via email. Announcements will also be posted on www.runforhope.sg and Facebook page (RunForHopeSG). The organiser has also issued a statement to all local media.

 

How are you so sure that the coronavirus will no longer be an issue by the first quarter of 2021?

The committee will monitor the situation closely and will make necessary adjustments based on the government’s guidelines closer to the date, should the need arise. Protecting the health of the participants and the public is our priority above all else.

 

Where can I get the latest information on the race?

All announcements are posted on www.runforhope.sg and Facebook page.

 

Will the goodie bag/race pack collection dates be postponed as well?

The race pack collection date and details will be shared closer to the new run date (i.e first quarter of 2021).

 

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

All enquiry emails can be sent to enquiry@runforhope.sg or through our hotline number at 9010 6353.

Operating hours are from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday, excluding eve of public holidays and public holidays.

 

With the new date, I can’t make it. Is my registration transferable?

Please reach out to enquiry@runforhope.sg with your request. Thank you.

 

Will you be providing a refund option for participants who are not able to attend on the rescheduled date?

Please contact enquiry@runforhope.sg and provide your details for the refund request. Thank you.

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