Jakarta, 16 July 2023 - Running has received quite a lot of enthusiasm in the community, apart from being fun to do, it can also be participated in by all groups. As a young, active and warm delivery service brand, J&T Express held a J&T Connect Run with the theme "Run Together, Share the Future" which was successfully attended by up to 2,500 running participants at Plaza Timur Gelora Bung Karno, Jakarta, on 16 July 2023.
The enthusiasm of the participants increased after warming up in the race village area, then the event started with the 10k Run Express category, and 10k Run Master (45+) followed by the 5k Fun Run category. The excitement of the event was also attended by friends from the disabled community to move together to bring positive benefits.
The profits from this event were donated to our brothers and sisters with disabilities and the handover was carried out in a symbolic manner through the Kitabisa Foundation. Iwan Senjaya as the Key Account Manager of J&T Express, said that this activity was held not just to run, but to provide benefits to others. "J&T Connect Run is a link to carry out positive activities together. Apart from getting fit and pushing one's potential through running, through this activity we also support friends with disabilities who have extraordinary enthusiasm," he said.
All running participants receive a Race Pack containing Jersey, Medals, BIB, timing chips, drawstring bags, hand sanitizers, raincoats, and running guidebooks sent to their respective addresses via J&T Express delivery, so there is no need for long queues to get running equipment . This received a positive response from the runners, and high enthusiasm from the public.
Winners in each category get a total prize of 100 million rupiah. The highest number of winners starts from the 10k Run Express category, the first finisher gets 12 million rupiah, the second finisher gets 10 million rupiah, the third finisher gets 8 million rupiah, the fourth finisher gets 4.5 million rupiah, and the fifth finisher gets 3 million rupiah. while for the 10k Run Master (45+) category, the first finisher gets 5 million rupiah, the second finisher gets 3 million rupiah, and the third finisher gets 1.5 million rupiah.
Uniquely, the 5k Fun Run category has the opportunity to take part in the J&T Connect Run Challenge, namely by uploading interesting photos or videos on an Instagram or TikTok account according to applicable requirements, 3 lucky winners will get a total cash prize of 3 million rupiah which will be announced on July 18, 2023 All participants and visitors enjoyed the excitement of the games available, and at the end of the event was enlivened by a special performance from Kunto Aji.