Marks 10 Years Milestone
The BHPetrol Orange Run marked an exciting milestone this year as it celebrated its tenth run. The annual run has grown over this past decade while staying true to its aim of promoting healthy living as well as giving back to the community through its contributions.
Managing Director of BHPetrol, Mr. Tan Kim Thiam said, "Today is a special day for us. There was indeed a high level of excitement as we kicked off the run this morning. This would not have been possible if not for the strong support from the participants and our partners. We sincerely thank all those involved for creating a meaningful journey with us."
He added, "This further demonstrates the spirit of Malaysia Day and Malaysian coming together regardless of race and creed for a good cause. With this being our tenth annual run since we first began in 2006, it signifies that Orange Run is truly a crowd favourite and we look forward to keeping this yearly affair alive and kicking for many more years to come."
In line with BHPetrol Orange Run's commitment to giving back to the community, a total of RM30,000 was contributed to Damai Disabled Person Association Malaysia, The National Autism Society of Malaysia and Pusat Harian Kanak-kanak Spastik Bandar Ipoh."
Thousand of participants were flagged off at the Curve, utiara Damansara by YBhg Tan Sri Dato' Seri Lodin bin Wok Kamaruddin, Deputy Chairman/Group Managing Director of Boustead Holdings Berhad. The 12km trail comprised main areas of the Mutiara Damansara Commercial Centre.
The BHPetrol Oranage Run 2015 was made possible in collaboration with Polis Diraja Malaysia, Majlis Bandaraya Petaling Jaya, eCurve and Affin Bank, Participants and visitor were also entertained by various carnival-themed activities includin product offerings and samplings by several companies within the Booustead Groups.
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