BANDUNG - Together with thousands of amateur runners, West Java Governor, Ridwan Kamil, participated in Pocari Sweat Run 2019. The start and finish point was at Gedung Sate, Sunday (28/7).
Kang Emil said that he was very interested in joining Pocari Sweat Run 2019. Although he arrived in Bandung at 2:00 in the morning, he was ready to run at 6:00 a.m.
"I just came home from a trip abroad, but I want to run too," he said after completing the 5KM group number.
Although he participated, he could not run as free as other runners because he had to stopped to take selfies with other runners.
"Bandung is very unique to be the place for running, very cool, especially we are passing beautiful places and historical sites of old buildings. 19,000 people come to run is a fantastic thing," he explained.
Meanwhile, PT Amerta Indah Otsuka's Marketing Director, Ricky Suhendar, added that this running competition was attended by around 10,000 of people in various categories from 5 KM to Half Marathon or 21 KM and full or 42 KM.
"The concept is save runing. Running must be safe and comfortable," he explained. Previously on Saturday, Culture Run took place. The participants ran from Gedung Sate to Gedung Pakuan by wearing traditional clothes. Jo