KILORUN BALI 2018 A GREAT SUCCESS Index Creative Village and Thai AirAsia‘s Initiative to Promote Ubud through Tourism Sports Event

Iconic destination in Bali, Ubud, was proud host to the successful KILORUN BALI 2018 held on 2-3 June. The event is part of the series Kilorun 2018 running festival organized by Thailand’s Index Creative Village Plc., the no. 7 event agency in the world supported by Thai AirAsia Co., Ltd. This running series combines running, eating and travelling, taking place throughout the Asia’s four iconic cities: Bangkok in Thailand, Ubud in Indonesia, Osaka in Japan, and Hanoi in Vietnam.

Around 1.150 participants joined the 2-day event running around the beautiful Scared Monkey Forest area. Mr. Kreingkrai Kanjanapokin, Founder & Group CEO for Index Creative Village Plc. and the Event Organizer, commented, “KG Run, one of the key categories of the race, included an exclusive line-up of Indonesia’s best-known dishes. Former US president Barack Obama’s favourite local food Nasi Goreng (Indonesian Stir-Fried Rice), Satay Ayam (Indonesian Chicken Skewers), Bebek Goreng (Deep Fried Soft Bone Duck) and other national delicacies beloved by the local.”

“Similar to KM Run held in Bangkok, the race in Bali offered a scenic and historic marathon course as it wound its way along the Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, Ubud Palace, Museum Puri Lukisan, and more,” he added. Total prize given out for Bali race event was 216 million Rupiah and 10 round-trip flight tickets, with the grand prize of flight ticket to Osaka for the next Running series in September.