MACAU, Nov. 24 – The 2022 Galaxy Entertainment Macao International Marathon, co-organized by the Sports Bureau and the General Association of Athletics of Macau and title-sponsored by Galaxy Entertainment Group, will take place on December 4. From Sunday (November 27th) the participants can pick up their bib numbers. In addition, starting Sunday, an 8-day “2022 Galaxy Entertainment Macau International Marathon Carnival” will be held for participants, residents and tourists to experience the vibrant and joyful atmosphere of the marathon.
Start number ready for collection from November 27th
2022 Galaxy Entertainment Macao International Marathon participants can collect their race number and information document from November 27 to December 2 at 12:00-21:00 and December 3 at 12:00-22:00 at M/F from Broadway MacauTM, upon presentation of the registration receipt, ID document and proof of COVID-19 vaccination (basic immunization series completed by November 21). The organizing committee will also provide each participant with a free COVID-19 rapid antigen test (RAT) pack. Competitors are reminded that COVID-19 Nucleic Acid Test (NAT) result is not required for bib collection, however they must undergo a RAT on race day and provide a valid 24-hour negative NAT result prior to entering the race allowed to participate.
Participants who are unable to collect the items may authorize someone else to collect them on their behalf by signing the authorization on the registration receipt. The person picking up the participants must present their ID, the registration receipt with a power of attorney signature, a copy of the participant ID and proof of COVID-19 vaccination.
Marathon Carnival to create a festive atmosphere
To add to the atmosphere of the event, the “2022 Galaxy Entertainment Macau International Marathon Carnival” will be held from November 27 to December 4, where medals from previous editions, scores and raffles will be on display. In addition, sportswear, dietary supplements, medical and health products are also offered at the carnival with shopping discounts. The Carnival Opening Ceremony will be held at 4:00 p.m. on November 27 at 1/F at the Broadway Theater.
The popular “Most Creative Costume Award” will be presented again this year. Galaxy Entertainment Macau International Marathon 2022 participants can take a photo with their costume and upload the photo via the Macau International mobile app to enter this competition.
To ensure the event is held under safe conditions, participants must present their Macao Health Code, a 24-hour negative NAT result and a negative RAT result conducted on race day upon entering the venue on race day. Participants must also undergo body temperature checks and follow and comply with the anti-epidemic measures set by the Organizing Committee. In addition, participants are reminded to train and prepare for the races according to their level of fitness and to read the regulations carefully.
For more information, please visit the official website www.macaomarathon.com or follow the Facebook page “Macau Major Sporting Events”, WeChat public account “澳門體育” (Macau Sports) and “澳門特區體育局” (Macau SAR Sports Bureau) WeChat subscription account.