Pocari Sweat, an isotonic beverage brand from PT Amerta Indah Otsuka, again held a running event with the name Pocari Sweat Run. After successfully holding the Pocari Sweat Run 6 years in a row, for the first time, Pocari Sweat choose Solo as the second city after Bandung. The event that will be held on March 29, 2020 aims to introduce the cultural and culinary potential of the City of Solo to the people of Indonesia through running events. Pocari Sweat Run Solo 2020 open 2 categories, 5K and 10K.
Pocari Sweat Run Solo 2020 is fully supported by the Solo City Government by raising the concept of sport tourism. Sport tourism itself is a tourist activity that is combined with sports activities. “It is hoped that this running event will not only be a sport, but is also expected to improve the economic and tourism sectors of the City of Solo. Hopefully this event can also increase public awareness of the importance of having a healthy lifestyle,” said F.X. Hadi Rudyatmo as Mayor of Solo.