KLCC Runners Balloon Run powered by Under Armour before flag off.

Under Armour, the high-performance sportswear label in partnership with Malaysia’s largest running community, the KLCC Runners, hosted a 5KM and 7KM Balloon Fun Run for a second consecutive year.

More than 1,500 runners set off at the heart of the golden triangle within KLCC with thousands of balloons released to the sky. Free warm-up sessions, refreshments and sponsor booth activities were available for runners and families to participate.

SEA Games athletes Zaidatul Husniah, Under Armour Brand Ambassadors – Linora Low, Nana al Haleq, Kit Mah and SEA Games athlete Mohd Irfan Shamsuddin.

A group of passionate runners at the KLCC Runners Balloon Run powered by Under Armour

To encourage more Malaysians to run further and better, Under Armour previewed the latest enhanced running shoes, the Bandit 3, a versatile, lightweight everyday shoe designed for long distance run.

The run ended with a highly anticipated prize giveaway and medal presentations with celebrity guests, Kit Mah and Linora Low. Other prizes were given away for the “Fastest Stroller” and “Fastest Family” and etc to encourage more people to join the healthy lifestyle of Car Free mornings.

Since the launch of the community run at KL Car Free Morning a year ago, the support has grown to over 25,000 members.

KLCC Runners Balloon Run powered by Under Armour on 16th July