Run for a good cause

KUALA LUMPUR: Mercy Malaysia is holding its 2nd International Human Run on Aug 1 to raise awareness of the ever increasing criticality of circumstances around the world.

The run is an effort by Mercy Malaysia to not only raise funds but to bring Malaysians together and be part of the team that supports humanitarian aid projects and supports a healthy lifestyle,

"The incredible success of the first International Humanitarian Run 2014 inspired us to organise MyMercy Run 2015. The main goal of this event is to give every Malaysian an opportunity to help us in our efforts to help those in need," said Datuk Dr Ahmad Faizal Mohd Perdaus, Mercy Malaysia's president.

In efforts to raise awareness of the event, a free weekly exercise event called "Fun Fit Friday" will be held for all registered runners at the KLCC Park from June 5, at 6pm every Friday.

The event will be conducted by Nikki Yeo, head of Sports Marketing at Go International Group.