RUN FOR DANANG is not simply a message to motivate others, it is a call for action to support Danang and together we’ll overcome this challenge. We, the organizer will donate a certain amount as below under your name once you complete the registered distance and submit your result.

The longer you run, the more you can donate. So it is not about where you run but it is about what you run for.

ENTITLEMENTS

* Only for registrants of MDNIM2020

Earn the bragging rights and get the recognition for your great contribution

  • Finisher Medals (only for 42/21/10k runners)
  • Finisher T-shirts (only for 42/21k runners)
  • Event T-shirts & Bags
  • E-certificate & E-badge

TILL NOW,

TOGETHER WE RAN

19,176

kilometers

47%

CHALLENGE

MOVE FOR VIETNAM

Together with RUN FOR DANANG, ManulifeMOVE also brings a special challenge named “MOVE for Vietnam” to be a part of this good-will. You just need to complete 50.000 steps on MOVE app, Manulife will donate 50.000VND to support frontliners in the fight against the pandemic.

Once completing the challenge, you will support more:

50.000VND/50.000 STEPS

HOW TO JOIN?

Dowload ManulifeMOVE app by:

SHARE YOUR “RUN FOR DANANG” MOMENTS!

TIME: Aug 27 – Sep 16, 2020

STEP 1: Share your photos or clips when joining “Run For Danang” with a short caption in public. After that, tag our Fanpage @Manulife Danang International Marathon/ or tag our Instagram @rundanang to notify us.
You can also share with us directly by hitting the below button “SHARE NOW”

STEP 2: The organizer will choose top 10 runners who have the best photos/ clips to give 10 attractive gifts from Hammer, Anessa & Onways, if the photos/ clips have one of 2 criteria:
– The photos/ clips have the most number of “like”
– The photo/ clips have the most creative & attractive content

Besides these above prize, you can have a chance to be featured in our official social channels and our indelible look-back video of 2020. Let’s share with us to motivate the others to join this meaningful movement.

FAQs

What is RUN FOR DANANG?

RUN FOR DANANG is a Virtual Race. It’s not simply a message to motivate others, it is a call for action to, together, support Danang to overcome this challenge by running and donating.

The more you run, the more you can donate to Danang city and its front liner. It is not about where you run but it is about what you run for. Let’s #RunForDanang!

In the RUN FOR DANANG race, you will be able to run at any location, at any pace with anyone, as long as you make sure it’s a safe environment and you’re doing it under healthy conditions. After finishing the virtual race and the submission of your result within the given time period, you will receive your Race items via post mail (domestic mailing fee will be handled by the Organizer).

Phase 1: Open for registrants of Manulife Danang International Marathon 2020 (MDNIM 2020)
– Registration opens: from Aug 19 to Aug 25, 2020
– Time period to participate: Aug 22 – Sep 6, 2020

Phase 2: Open for new registration
– Registration opens on Aug 19 to Sep 06, 2020
– Time period to participate: Aug 22 – Sep 06, 2020

Join our running community on the Strava of Manulife Danang International Marathon

Who can join RUN FOR DANANG?

We are welcome everyone to join RUN FOR DANANG.

  • If you are a registrant of MNDIM, you can join the RUN FOR DANANG for free. Please use your Registration ID to enter at the payment step to complete the registration without payment.
  • If you are not a registrant, you still can join us with a free registration and receive E-badge & E-certificate.

Besides, you can join a special challenge “MOVE for Vietnam” to donate more. Once you complete 50,000 steps in “MOVE for Vietnam” challenge, Manulife will donate 50,000VND on your behalf to support in the fight against Covid-19.

What is 42Race?

42Race is Southeast Asia’s biggest and fastest growing virtual race community. Since 2016 their community has completed more than 500,000 runs together.

We have partnered with 42Race in 20218 to organize one of the 1st Virtual Race in Vietnam in 2018 with almost 3,000 runners participating.

Is it possible If I submitted the time results already but would like to change it later?

You can re-submit your result if you prefer. Please visit 42race.com, in “My Account” page, you can see the RUN FOR DANANG event, then select “Edit” to change your result.

However, we recommend that you can save all your runs and only upload the result you prefer the most within the valid period of our Virtual Race.

Is there any ranking and prize for each category?

The Virtual Race’s result is considered ineligible as it’s completely built upon trusts between runners and organizers and RUN FOR DANANG is a charity run. Therefore, no awarded prize will be presented for Top Finishers. However, Top Finishers’ info will be recognized and published in the result online ranking on our website and 42race system.

Where can I compare my result with others?

Ranking list will be updated every one hour on 42Race of RUN FOR DANANG

*Please note the displayed results are approximate only

Can I upgrade/ downgrade my distance to run the Virtual Race?

Unfortunately it is impossible to upgrade/ downgrade for the Virtual Race as the number of race kit items are limited for each category. Please sign up for the distance you have registered for Manulife Danang International Marathon 2020.

Does the RUN FOR DANANG have cut-off times?

Unlike the real race, RUN FOR DANANG will not have a cut-off time.

Can I run on a treadmill?

Yes, you can. Just submit a photo of your treadmill dashboard showing your result on 42Race site.

What will happen to my donation?

Your donation will be delivered directly to support and give more power to the frontliners and local communities in the fight against Covid-19.

Who are MDNIM20 participants?

Registered participants are runners who have signed up for Manulife Danang International Marathon 2020 and have received our confirmation email for the race

Which distances does RUN FOR DANANG apply for?

For registered participants, the Virtual Race applies for distances: 42km, 21km, 10km, 5km

How do I join?

If you are a registrant of the Manulife Danang International Marathon 2020 and are currently living in Vietnam. Please visit our Virtual Race platform – 42Race to sign-up for free. Registration will open from Aug 19 – 25, 2020

HOW:

  • Step 1: Sign up for RUN FOR DANANG
    Use your Registration ID to register FREE for this event. (Registration ID in your Confirmation Slip of Manulife Danang International Marathon 2020)
  • Step 2: Download a tracking app such as Strava, Nike+, Runtastic, Garmin connect, Runkeeper, Mi Fit, MapMyRun, Endomondo, Fitbit, Iphone Health
  • Step 3: Run at anywhere such as a park, your neighborhood area, etc. Don’t forget to turn on your tracking app before you start.
  • Step 4: Come back to 42Race site to submit your result.
  • Step 5: Wait for our race kit and the honoured medal are delivering to your place.
I already registered for Manulife Danang International Marathon 2020, why do I need to register again for Virtual Race RUN FOR DANANG on 42Race platform?

42Race is a dedicated system designed for Virtual Runs, runners will need to register on 42Race to experience the entire process of participating in a Virtual Race from the very first step the result submission step. Plus, 42race is connected to almost all timing devices such as Garmin, Strava; therefore, it will help to to provide an efficient time transmission and as accurate ranking as possible for our participants.

In addition, we need you to provide valid mailing address to receive the race items so we can make appropriate delivery once the race ends.

The registration steps have been simplified so it only takes you less than a minute to complete the registration.

I am a registered runner, why do I still see a fee under my registration on 42Race?

For runners who have registered for Manulife Danang International Marathon 2020, upon completing the registration on 42Race system, you will see a registration fee of S$50, which is set due to the system default. Participants still can register normally using the code that was sent via email to sign up for free.

Nevertheless, we recommend that if you are not on the list of participants, please do not register and pay the fees. If you register successfully, the 42Race system will refund the fee, but you will be deducted a service fee in accordance with 42Race’s regulations.

When can I submit my result?

The official race period of RUN FOR DANANG is from August 22 – September 6, 2020. Therefore, you can submit your result for once anytime between the dates mentioned above but no later than 11:59PM (GMT +7) on September 6, 2020.

What will I get when participating in the Run For Danang Virtual Race?

*ONLY FOR REGISTRANT OF MANULIFE DANANG INTERNATIONAL MARATHON 2020

If you complete your registered distance for Run For Danang Virtual Race and upload proof of completion, you will receive the race items as actual race, including:

  • 42Km: Event T-shirt, string bag, medal and Finisher T-shirt
  • 21Km: Event T-shirt, tote bag, medal and Finisher T-shirt
  • 10Km: Event T-shirt, tote bag, medal
  • 5Km: Event T-shirtNote: Mailing fee will be handled by the Organizer. Only apply for domestic mailing.*Please see the detailed information regarding delivery time in the “Delivery FAQ” below
What will I get if I don't participate in the Run For Danang Virtual Race?

*ONLY FOR REGISTRANT OF MANULIFE DANANG INTERNATIONAL MARATHON 2020

If you don’t wish to participate in the Run For Danang Virtual Race, you will still receive the following items:
– 42Km: Event T-shirt, string bag
– 21Km: Event T-shirt, tote bag
– 10Km: Event T-shirt, tote bag
– 5Km: Event T-shirt

Please submit your information to receive race kit HERE before Aug 24, 2020
Or you can deffer your slot to next year, please submit your information HERE before Aug 24, 2020

Note:
– Finisher medals and Finisher T-shirts will be only eligible upon result submission.
– Only apply for domestic shipping. Mailing fee will be handled by the Organizer.

When will I receive the race items?

We will start to deliver your finisher/ race items within two weeks after closing the timing result submission.

Can I transfer my slot to a friend if I cannot join RUN FOR DANANG?

Yes, please inform us about this via email registration@pulse.vn and note that the donator name will be listed under runner’s name.

I forgot my Registration ID, how to find it again?

To find your Registration ID, kindly follow the instructions below:

  • Step 1: Access the below registration link:
  • Step 2: Select “Retrieve Confirmation Slip”. Enter your registered email address and click “Submit”. The confirmation slip will be sent to your email after that.
  • Step 3: In the email, find the box named PARTICIPANT(S) and you can see your Registration ID starting with “sp-xxxxxxxx”If the confirmation email is not sent to your email address, kindly contact us via registration@pulse.vn for more support.
I used my registration ID to sign up on 42Race but it doesn't work

In case you can’t use your registration ID to sign up on 42Race, please help to contact us directly at registration@pulse.vn for support. When contacting us, please specify in your email the information below:

– Your Full name
– Registered email
– Registration ID
– Registered distance
– What you need us to support for

We will response to your email within 24 hours after your email is received

I didn't receive the registration email for RUN FOR DANANG from the organizer, what should I do?

In case you didn’t receive our registration email, please help to check your spam inbox as the email was sent to thousands of other runners, and sometimes the mailling system will redirect our email to your spam inbox. If you’ve checked your spam inbox and still haven’t received it, please help to contact us at registration@pulse.vn for further support. When contacting us, please specify in your email the information below:

– Your Full name
– Registered email
– Registration ID
– Registered distance
– What you need us to support for

We will response to your email within 24 hours after your email is received

I want to donate more. How can I do it?

MDNIM2020 participants can donate more to support the frontliners and those who are affected by the pandemic through a special challenge “MOVE for Vietnam”. Once you complete the challenge in ManulifeMOVE app in 16 consecutive days, Manulife will donate VND 50.000 on your behalf to support Covid-19 fighting fund.

*Please see the detailed information regarding “MOVE for Vietnam” challenge in next tab “ManulifeMOVE”

Who is considered new participants?

New participants are runners, who only sign up for our Virtual Race. These runners haven’t registered for Manulife Danang International Marathon 2020 but still want to support the frontliners by participating in the Virtual Race – RUN FOR DANANG.

Which distances does RUN FOR DANANG apply for?

Virtual Race applies for 5 distances: 42km, 21km, 10km, 5km, 3km

What is the fee to register for RUN FOR DANANG Virtual Race?

There is no fee for new runners to sign up for RUN FOR DANANG Virtual Race.

How do I join?

The registration for our new participants of RUN FOR DANANG Virtual Race will open from Aug 19 to Sep 06, 2020

Detailed information regarding new participants’ registration will be published on our channels later in the month, please follow us on our website for more update.

When can I submit my result?

The official race period of RUN FOR DANANG is from August 22 – September 06, 2020. Therefore, you can submit your result for once anytime between the dates mentioned above but no later than 11:59PM (GMT +7) on September 06, 2020.

What will I get when participating in the Virtual Race - RUN FOR DANANG?

You can get all of our digital items as qualification for your completion. These include:

– 1 E-certificate
– 1 E-badge for your completion.

When will I receive the items?

Your digital certificate will be available on your “My Account” page once you’ve completed and submitted your distance

I want to donate more. How can I do it?

For new participants, there are two ways that you can donate more to support the frontliners and those who are affected by the pandemic:

1. Join a special challenge called “MOVE for Vietnam” by ManulifeMOVE. Once you complete the challenge in ManulifeMOVE app in 16 consecutive days, Manulife will donate VND 50.000 on your behalf to support Covid-19 fighting fund.

*Please see the detailed information regarding “MOVE for Vietnam” challenge in next tab “ManulifeMOVE”

2. In your profile on 42Race website, under joined event “Manulife Danang International Marathon 2020 (Virtual Edition)”, you can select Shop to make your donation with set values of 50.000 VNĐ/ 100.000 VNĐ/ 200.000 VNĐ

What is ManulifeMOVE?

ManulifeMOVE is a digital health engagement and behavioral-linked reward program developed by Manulife Asia and centered around getting people more active and healthier. The innovative ManulifeMOVE program celebrates healthy lifestyles by encouraging people to build active habits through simple challenge activities and diversified rewards & offers.

With ManulifeMOVE, every simple activity in your daily life such as walking, running, jumping … will make you healthier and happier. And that’s how we make every day better.

What is "MOVE for Vietnam" Challenge?

In the occasion of the Virtual race – RUN FOR DANANG, ManulifeMOVE would like to support and give more power to the frontliners and local communities in the fight against Covid-19 through “MOVE for Vietnam” challenge. Join ManulifeMOVE in this special challenge to be part of this good-will.
Just by completing 50,000 steps in 16 consecutive days of this challenge in ManulifeMOVE app, Manulife will donate VND 50.000 on your behalf to support Covid-19 fighting fund.
An exclusive MOVE medal will be awarded for your effort and contribution.
Million steps, one MOVE to make every day better.
For more information, please visit: https://www.manulife.com.vn/vi/move.html

“MOVE for Vietnam” will be launched in 02 waves:
Wave 1: Challenge accept from 19-21/08/2020 and challenge starts from 22/08 to 06/09/2020
Wave 2: Challenge accept from 22-28/08/2020 and challenge starts from 29/08 to 13/09/2020

Notes: You only need to join 01 among 02 waves of this MOVE challenge to contribute your efforts and be rewarded with 01 MOVE medal. Each MOVEr will only have 01 time of contribution (equal to VND 50,000 donation from Manulife) and 01 MOVE medal regardless your completion of 01 or 02 challenge waves.

How can I join ManulifeMOVE Challenge?

In order to participate in the ManulifeMOVE challenge, please follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the MOVE app here
Step 2: Create account or log into ManulifeMOVE app. View detailed instruction from this video here
Step 3: Connect your tracking device to count your step following the guidelines in this link
– How to connect tracking device on iOS? Please see the link here
– How to connect tracking device on Android? Please see the link here

Who will receive these donations?

ManulifeMOVE will transfer this “MOVE for Vietnam” donation to authorized fund to provide medical equipment support to frontliners in the fight against Covid-19.

Each participant’s completion in “MOVE for Vietnam” challenge will be converted to a VND 50.000 donation by ManulifeMOVE. The more participants join and complete “MOVE for Vietnam” challenge, the higher Manulife’s donation is with total donation amount is capped at VND 1billion.

If i am joining Virtual Race and ManulifeMOVE challenge at the same time, would my run counts as Steps on ManulifeMOVE app?

Yes. Your running steps are eligible to be counted for “MOVE for Vietnam” challenge as long as your running steps are updated on ManulifeMOVE app as well.

  • It’s the responsibility of the participant to find a safe & appropriate place and time to join RUN FOR DANANG. This must follow the Covid-19 direction on health & safety from the Vietnam Government. 
  • As a participant, you accept that your participation in this event is at your own risk and you accept that participating in this event may involve real risk of injury. 
  • As a participant, you acknowledge that you will participate and complete your nominated distance in a manner chosen by you, at locations chosen by you and at your risk.
  • Any updates on the Event including any changes to the Rules & Regulations will be posted on the Event’s Official Website. It is the responsibility of the Participants to keep abreast with such updates and changes. 
  • Delivery of Race pack will be made directly to your provided mailing address. Any additional cost incurred due to return or failure to deliver will be borne by the runner.
  • As a participant, you are expected to complete the distance continuously, on the same day, and not broken up over several days.
  • All results must be uploaded during the given result submission period. Results submitted past the closing of the submission period will not be considered and are not eligible for finisher items.
  • Only 1 result submission per participant is allowed. Only registered participants with bib numbers may submit results. 
  • Result submissions must have proof of race completion and timing taken from a smartphone/smart watch (screenshot, photograph).