AmBank Group as Title Sponsor for inaugural AmBank Kuala Lumpur Run 2015

(From left to right: Datuk S. Vegiyathuman, Honorary Secretary, Federal Territory Kuala Lumpur Athletic Association, Dato’ Sieh Kok Chi, Secretary General, Olympic Council of Malaysia, Syed Anuar Syed Ali, Senior Vice President/Head, Group Corporate Communications and Marketing, AmBank Group and Mr Leo Leslie Armstrong, President, Federal Territory Kuala Lumpur Athletic Association during the AmBank Kuala Lumpur Run 2015 media conference.)

AmBank Group today was unveiled as the Title Sponsor for the inaugural AmBank Kuala Lumpur Run 2015 which will be held on Sunday, 8 February 2015. 

Targeting approximately 4,000 runners, the run would start and finish at Padang Merbok, Kuala Lumpur and is open to Malaysians and foreigners with Permanent Residence (PR) status. 

There will be eight categories with distances from 10km, 7km and 5km and is open to Men, Women and Family categories. A total of RM9,300 in prize money is up for grabs. 

“We are proud to come on board as the Title Sponsor and as a first time title sponsor, we are looking forward to see many running enthusiasts and also their families, making it a fun outing for everyone. We are aware that that the Federal Territory Kuala Lumpur Athletic Association (FTKLAA) is one of the more active and dynamic athletic association in the country and they have been instrumental in organising many athletic events in the city. 

Hence, we are very pleased to work with them as they are a good partner and have a proven track record in not only organising athletic events but also running grassroots development programmes for the benefit of budding athletes in Kuala Lumpur,“ said Syed Anuar Syed Ali, Senior Vice President/Head, Group Corporate Communications and Marketing, AmBank Group after presenting the mock cheque to Mr Leo Leslie Armstrong, President, FTKLAA. 

For more information kindly contact Federal Territory Amateur Athletic Association (FTKLAA) directly at 03-2715 2843.