361° Presents 361° Performance Run to Support Healthy Lifestyle
Jakarta, 17 July 2019 - 361° Degrees, one of the leading international sports brand with strong presence in Asia, America, and Europe is holding 361° Performance Run for the first time, a prestigious running event to support healthy lifestyle for the people in Jakarta and surrounding areas. 361° Performance Run will be held at The Breeze – BSD City on August 25, 2019, a strategic location which provides natural surrounding and fresh air for exercising with family and friends.
“361° presence in Indonesia not only to provide breakthrough performance shoes, but also to provide runners with opportunities to do what they love. Therefore, by initiating our first running event in the country and collaborating with Matahari Group, we hope that 361° Performance Run can function as a great platform for those with healthy and active lifestyles,” said Christian Kurnia, Merchandising, Marketing & Store Operation Director PT Matahari Department Store Tbk.
The event, which was initiated by 361° Degrees and collaborating with PT Matahari Department Store Tbk, is divided into two categories, the 5K and 10K distances. The variety of categories presented at 361° Performance Run is an effort from 361° in providing options for the participants. Registration is opened at www.361run.id. This event is targeting 5,000 participants from the Greater Jakarta area. For participants who have registered, they can grab their race packs at Plaza Semanggi, Jakarta, on August 21 until August 23, 2019.
As part of its mission to build a healthy and active lifestyle in Indonesia, 361° also has formed 361° Running Community. This community is intended for runners who are beginners or for those who have made running as part of their daily routines. By making Gelora Bung Karno as their meeting point every Friday at 7 pm, these runners will get the opportunity to be trained in proper running tracks by a professional team of 361° coaches to prepare for national and international running competitions. In addition, 36 best runners from the running club members will be selected as 361° runners to compete in the 2019 Jakarta Marathon. 361° is the official apparel sponsor of the 2019 Jakarta Marathon. 361° wants to be part of everyone's journey to achieve their bests, not only for athletes, but also for the people around us, in all situations with different challenges.
About 361 Degrees
361°, founded in 2003, is an international company for shoes and sportswear products. 361° offers sports shoes, sportswear, accessories, children's clothing including casual products and special products for other outdoor activities.
361° has sponsored several sporting events in China including China Table Tennis Super League, Chinese Volleyball League, Chongqing Marathon, and Kinmen Marathon. In addition, by sponsoring the 2010 Asian Games in Guangzhou, 361° became the first Chinese sports brand to successfully sponsor intercontinental sports events. Other leading sporting events sponsored by 361° includes the 2011 Universiade in Shenzhen, the Asian Beach Game 2012 in Haiyang, the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing and the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon. In 2016, 361° also became the first Chinese sports brand to sponsor the 2016 Rio Olympics. In 2018, 361° became the main sponsor of the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta and Palembang.