Tag: Penang Bridge International Marathon

Runner Narrowly Escaped Death at Penang Bridge Marathon 2018

A runner narrowly escaped death when a lightning strike at Penang Bridge International Marathon

The annual Penang Bridge International Marathon 2018 (10km category) was cancelled due to heavy thunderstorm today morning, the first time its inception. Held since 1984, the PBIM is an annual…

Penang Bridge International Marathon 2015: Panoramic Views from World's Third Longest Bridge

Penang Bridge International Marathon 2015: Panoramic Views from World’s Third Longest Bridge

Come Sunday, 22 November 2015, the Asics Penang Bridge International Marathon 2015 will be expecting a staggering 27,000 and counting runners. The third longest bridge in the world, the Penang Bridge is renowned for its panoramic view of the “Pearl of the Orient”. Carrying on the tradition since 1985, traffic to the Penang Bridge will be closed for this special event.