Ultimate Trails of Penang Eco

Padang, Taman Pearl, Berapit, Bukit Mertajam, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
6-8 September 2024

La Ultimate Trails Of Penang Eco 2023



Padang, Taman Pearl, Bukit Mertajam, Penang, Malaysia

Date & Venue

6- 8 Sep 2024

(Fri, Sat & Sun)

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Race Category

160km, 100km, 50km, 30km, 15km

Race Concept

The 8th Edition of Ultimate Trails of Penang Eco is open for registration on 26th Jan  2024 

First launched in Aug 2015, Penang ECO is the 1st ever ultra trail event in West Malaysia. Held in Bukit Mertajam (Penang, Malaysia), the 30km, 50km, 100km and 100 miles categories start from the eco village of Sungai Lembu, taking runners through oil palm plantations, rubber plantations, pineapple plantations, several Malay kampungs Chinese new villages, and Indian temples, paddy fields, the challenging hills of Seraya, Mengkuang, and the by now iconic Tokun Hills. This race showcases the typical Malaysian geographical, social and cultural heritage where the runners will meet and see ordinary Malaysian people and wild lives, flora and fauna in the rural settings with a distinct small town feel. During the race, the runners will be sampling the local cuisines in the food and drinks provided at the aid stations along the course of the race. 

Penang Eco  has been a part of the Asia Trail Master series, being accorded the status of Super Trail of Asia Trail Master for the last 4 years. All the race categories of 30km, 50km, 100km and 100 miles earns qualifying points for Ultra Trail Mont Blanc (UTMB) as well for 2024.

Race Course: 100 miles  

Exact Distance: 161 km

Elevation Gain: 6820m D+

Cut Off Times: 46 hours   (Cutoff time table below will be updated later)

GPX File:Download 

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Race Course: 100 km

Exact Distance: 104.8km

Elevation Gain: 3800m D+

Cut Off Times: 30 hours  (cutoff time table will be updated later)

GPX Files with CP data: Download for Coros and Non-Coros users

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Race Course: 50 km

Exact Distance: 55.9 km

Elevation Gain: 3010m D+

Cut Off Times: 18 hours  (cutoff time table below will be updated later)

For COROS user GPX Files: Download (with CP data)

For Non-Coros user:  Downlaod the GPX file (without CP data)

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Race Course: 30 km

Exact Distance: 28.5 km

Elevation Gain: 1620m D+

Cut Off Times: 9 hours   (cutoff timetable below will be updated later)

GPX Files: Download

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Race Course: 15 km

Exact Distance: 14.9km

Elevation Gain: 314m D+

Cut Off Times: 4 hours  (cutoff time table below will be updated later)

GPX Files: Download

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Race Pack Collection



Taman Pearl,


Bukit Mertajam,

Pulau Pinang

Time & Date

6 Sep 2024 (Friday)
10.00am - 5.00pm

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Race Category

100 miles, 100km, 50km, 30km, 15km

For runners who are NOT ABLE to pick up the race packs during Fri 6 Sep 2024:

100 miles

You may collect them at the Padang, Taman Pearl, Berapit (starting venue) from 4.00 pm to 5:30 pm Fri 6th Sep 2024 before the 100 Miles race start at 6:00 pm Fri 6th Sep 2024.

100 km

You may collect them at the Padang, Taman Pearl, Berapit (starting venue) from 8:00am to 9:30 noon Sat 7th Sep 2024 before the 100 km race start at 10:00am.  

50 km

You may collect them at the Padang, Taman Pearl, Berapit  (starting venue) from 7:00pm to 9:00pm  Sat 7th Sep 2024 before the 50km race start at 10:00pm Sat 7th  Sep 2024

30 km & 15km

You may collect them at the Padang, Taman Pearl, Berapit  (starting venue) from 5:00am Sun 8th Sep to 6:30 am Sun 8th Sep 2024 before the 30km & 15km race starts at 7:00am  Sun 8th Sep 2024.

Collect for Yourself

Collect on Behalf of Your Friends

Collect on Race Day

To collect for yourself, please show your IC, passport or your other identity document!

To collect on behalf of your friends, please show us the WhatsApp authorization that your friend has sent to you on your mobile phone, together with details of his name and IC/Passport number. 

For those who can't collect on race pack collection day, you may collect the race packs at the race venue at Padang Besar, Taman Pearl, Berapit at least 2 hr before the race start.

Cut-off Table

100 miles



30km & 15km   

Flag off Time / Date


6 Sep 2024


7 Sep 2024


7 Sep 2024


8 Sep 2024

Cut-off Time / Date


8 Sep 2024


8 Sep 2024


8 Sep 2024

(11.00pm for 15km)

8 Sep 2024

Time Allowed

46 hours

30 hours

18 hours

9 hours
(4 hours for 15km)

Event Schedule-  Ultimate Trails of Penang Eco

6 September 2024                                                     RACE PACK COLLECTION

10.00 am - 5:00 pm

Mandatory Items check will be performed BEFORE runners proceed to collect the race kits.  
Padang, Taman Pearl, Berapit, Bukit Mertajam (all category)

6 September 2024                                                    SCHEDULE FOR 100 MILES

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

5:30 PM

6:00 PM


100 miles - for late or outstation goodies bag collection at starting point, Padang Besar, Taman Pearl, Berapit, Bukit Mertajam

100 miles - Mandatory items check

100 miles - Drop bag and luggage bag collection

100 miles - Race briefing

100 miles - Flag off

100 miles - Mandatory items check during race

7 September 2024                                                   SCHEDULE FOR 100 KM

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

9:15 AM

9:30 AM

10:00 AM


100 km - for late or outstation goodies bag collection at starting point

100 km - Mandatory items check

100 km - Drop bag and luggage bag collection

100 km - Race briefing

VIPs arrival

100 km - Flag off

100 km - Mandatory items check during race

7 September 2024                                                 SCHEDULE FOR 50 KM

7.00 PM - 9:30 PM

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

9:30 PM

10:00 PM

50 km - Runners reporting & late bib collection

50 km - Mandatory items check

50 km - Luggage bag collection (bag self-prepared by runners)

50 km - Race briefing

50 km - Flag off

8 September 2024                                                  SCHEDULE FOR 30 KM

5:00 AM - 6:00 AM

6:30 AM

7:00 AM

30 km - Runners reporting & late bib collection

30 km - Race briefing

30 km - Flag off

8  September 2024                                                  SCHEDULE FOR 15 KM

5:00 AM - 6:00 AM

6:30 AM

7:00 AM

15 km - Runners reporting & late bib collection

15 km - Race briefing

15 km - Flag off

8 September 2024                                                   

4:00 AM

6:00 AM

8:00 AM

11:30 AM

12:00 PM

Expected 100 miles 1st runner arriving finishing point (34hrs race time)

Expected 100 km 1st runner arriving finishing  (20 hrs race time)

Expected 50 km 1st runner arriving finishing  (10 hrs race time)

Breakfast and Lunch served for participants only at finishing point
Prize ceremony for all categories

8 September 2024                                                  OFFICIAL CUT OFF TIME

4:00 PM

4:30 PM

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Official race cut off

Expected last runner arriving finishing point


Recommended Hotel

Hotel rates are subject to further update. Please contact the hotel for reservation. 


Family RoomRM 157.00
Superior DoubleRM 137.00
Standard TwinRM 117.00
Standard DoubleRM 117.00
Single (No Window)RM 97.00
* Limited Rooms Available


Standard Room/Queen (No Window)RM 75.00
Standard TwinRM 80.00
no breakfast for all room types


Superior Room (Single)RM 260.00
Superior Room (Twin)RM 280.00
Deluxe (Single)RM 310.00
Deluxe (Twin)RM 330.00
Premier (Single)RM 380.00
Premier (Twin)RM 380.00
Executive Room (Single)RM 430.00
Executive Room (Twin)RM 430.00

* Breakfast Included


Connecting rooms (No window)RM 232.00
Family RoomRM 134.00
Superior Double RoomRM 134.00
King DeluxeRM 129.00
Twin Deluxe (No window)RM 116.00
Twin Standard (No window)RM 110.00
Queen Standard (No window)RM 110.00
Single Deluxe (No window)RM 89.00

* Limited Room Available

Food & Beverage


check point

CP to CP (KM)

Acc. (KM)



Padang, Taman Pearl



Hot drinks, Water

All categories

Kampong Besar

CP 1



Water, Isotonic, Coke, 

All categories

Bukit Indah

CP 2



 Water, Isotonic, Coke,  snack, fruit

100 Miles, 100km, 50km, 30km


CP 3



Water, Coke bread, snack, fruit, Breakfast, Hot drinks

100 Miles, 100km, 50km, 30km

Lao Ye Che

CP 4



Water, Isotonic, Coke,  snack, fruit

100miles, 100km,

Machang indah

CP 5



Water, Isotonic, Coke,  snack, fruit

100miles, 100km, 50km


CP 6



Tailwind, Water, Coke bread, snack, fruit, Hot Meal, Hot drinks

100miles, 100km, 50km

Padang, Taman Pearl




Tailwind, Water, Isotonic, Coke bread, snack, fruit, Hot Meal, Hot drinks

100miles, 100km, 50km

Suling Hill




Water, Isotonic, Coke,  snack, fruit

100miles / 100km

Pump house




Tailwind, Water, Coke bread, snack, fruit, 

100miles / 100km





Water, Isotonic, Bread, Coke,  snack, fruit

100miles / 100km

Sungai Lembu




Tailwind, Water, Coke, bread, snack, fruit, 

100miles / 100km

Padang, Taman Pearl




Tailwind, Water, Isotonic, Coke bread, snack, fruit, Hot Meal, Hot drinks

100miles / 100km

Endurance Malaysia Club Member

type of card

% discount


5 %


10 %


15 %


20 %

T-Shirt Sizing

Runner's Entitlement


15km, 30km, 50km

100km, 100 miles

Event tee

Timing Chip

Bib number

Finisher Tee (15km no finisher tee)

Finisher Medal 


Post race brunch

Waterproof Drop bag

Quality Bib Sticker

Rules & Regulations

Rules & regulations below are applicable to all categories. 


• Runners must complete the set course on foot by their own power and ability within the stipulated time; Trekking poles is allowed for runners of all categories; • Drinking cups will not be provided at any of the water station points; 

• 30k, 50k, 100k, and 100 miles runners must have their own cup or other personal container suitable for the purpose; 

• No pacers are allowed to run along with the runners for all categories; 

• Personal assistance (support crew) along the running route is Not Allowed in all categories, except at the official checkpoints/water stations. 


• Runners must understand the unique nature and requirements of competing in an ultra-long distance road running race. He/she will be running all day and night on the road and trails. He/she must have undertaken the necessary training to compete in such an event. 

• Runners will be responsible for his/her own safety by having the ability and skills to deal with problems that may be encountered during the race of this nature. 

• Runners must be able to undertake or deal with on his/her own without any other external assistance during the deteriorating weather conditions (e.g. raining, strong winds, hot sun and etc..) and other unforeseen circumstances arises while running on the road and/or trails. 

• Runners who accept any assistance and support from any person may be disqualified. 

• In the event of a runner meeting another runner who is in health difficulty or injured, he/she must stop to help and inform the race organizer to seek for medical assistance. Failure to do so may result in penalties or disqualification being imposed to the runner or runners concerned. 

• Runners are not allowed to wear headphones, earphones or/and speakers during the race. 


The mandatory items list below applies to all categories of 30km, 50km, 100km and 100 miles. 

By entering the race, each runner undertakes to take with him/her all the mandatory items as listed below throughout the race. 

Failure to do so will result in application of the time penalties or disqualification. 

Mandatory items (gear checks will be carried out on all runners before the race starts, and spot checks may be carried out along the route during the race, including the top 10 runners of every categories): 

1) For 100km and 100 miles, two working headlamps/torch lights with spare batteries. During the day, these torchlights may be stored at the drop bags. It is the runner's responsibility to have the headlamps/torch lights during the night. So do plan the pickup of your headlamps accordingly; 

2) For 50km category, 1 working headlamp or 1 working torch light, and some spare batteries. It is the responsibility of the runners to make sure that their headlamps or torchlights are working during the night. Runners who are not wearing or using working headlamps/torchlight during the night will be disqualified. 

3) Blinking Lights 

 4) Water bottles or hydration bag with a minimum capacity of 500ml; (all categories) 

5) Emergency blanket; (100mile, 100km, 50km and 30km) 

6) Whistle; (100mile, 100km, 50km and 30km) 

7) Mobile phone; (100mile, 100km, 50km, 30km and 15km) 

8) Foldable cup or other container suitable for drinking and eating at the water station points; 100mile, 100km, 50km, 30km and 15km) 

Recommended items (not compulsory): 

• Reflective vest; 

• Sport foods & Gels; 

• Rucksack or waist bag; 

• Elastic adhesive bandage that can be used as a dressing; 

• Head gear or cap or bandana; 

• Sun UV block; 

• Change of clothes and running shoes; 

• Waterproof jacket; 

• Cash; 

• Route Map and Elevation Map


• Each bib is given individually to each runner in the Race Pack, upon presentation of suitable identity document; 

• Each runner will be given one bib number: this must be worn and clearly visible on the chest or stomach or on the back of the backpack carried by the runners; 

• The bib number is required for access to the water station areas, physio treatment, rest rooms, and drop bags, etc; 

• No fee is refundable after the registration is completed, even in the event when the race may be cancelled or postponed


• The race course will be marked with reflective tapes and signs and at major junctions; 

• Runners must follow the directions given by the race organizer during the race briefing;

DROP BAGS (FOR 100KM and 100 miles RUNNERS) 

• There is no drop bag for 50KM runners; 

• 100km runner is only allowed 1 drop bag at SP/FP; 

• 100 miles runners is allowed 2 drop bags, Both to be deposited at SP/FP. 

• 100km and 100 miles runner may choose not to deposit any drop bags. This is not a compulsory requirement; 

• A piece of personal bag/luggage will be allowed to be deposited at the start/finish point; 

• Drop bag must be clearly labeled with runner's name and bib number; 

• Drop bag size is not more than 2 ft x 2 ft or 5kg; 

• Fragile or valuable items should not be placed in the drop bags; 

• Bags with objects attached to the outside will not be transported. 

• If a runner pulls out of the race, his/her bag will be transported to the race finishing point, where he/she may collect it upon presentation of his/her bib number. The runner shall understand that the timing of the return of his/her drop bag will be subject to the schedule of the race shuttle bus/trucks; 

• The organizer may not be held liable for the loss or damage of any objects during transport of the drop bags; 

• Drop bag must be given to race organizer at the start line 1 hour before the race starts. Please note the event schedule that will be posted at the Facebook Page and race website closer to the race date;


• The race winner of each categories will be the runner that takes the shortest time (Gun time) to reach the finish point; 

• Reaching the checkpoints/water station points along the route does not in itself entitle the runner to a place in the rankings and the corresponding points awarded for a qualifying race; 

• To be awarded, runner must complete the overall race within the final cutoff time of the race; and fulfill the mandatory items requirement. 

• No prize money will be given; 

• 100 Miles - Top 5 Men and Top 3 Women (open and veteran)

  • 100 km - Top 5 Men and Top 5 Women (open and veteran)
  • 50 km - Top 5 Men and Top 5 Women (open and veteran)
  •  30 km - Top 5 Men and Top 5 Women (open and veteran)
  • 15 km - Top 5 Men and Top 5 Women  (open and veteran)

    *  Veteran - 45 years old and above


Call a taxi or Grab service at the finishing point, there is no Bus or other form of public transportation available here


In Malaysia we are widely accept Malaysia Ringgit (RM), you can easily to get money exchange counter in Airport, Train station, Shopping Mall. The exchange rate is about RM4.6 : USD 1.00. 

Amendments / Reservations / Acknowledgment 

The Organiser reserves the right to modify, supplement or waive all or any part of the event rules. Participants shall be bound by any such modification or supplemental event rules as maybe published by the Organiser from time to time. Failure to follow these event rules, as may be amended, will result in immediate disqualification and removal from official results. 


By registering for this event, you are confirming that you and / or person under your care have read and accepted the terms and conditions for this event as follow: 

I am aged 18 years old and above. 

I hereby agree not to hold the organiser and co-organisers, their representatives and sponsors (collectively called "Organiser") against all costs, expenses or liabilities that may arise in consequence of my participation in this event. 

I hereby waive all claims for any injuries, death and invalidity to me and/or the person under my care which may be caused by any act, or failure to act by the Organiser, arising directly or indirectly before, during and after the event.

In consideration & in return for being allowed to participate in the run, I release and agree not to sue the Organiser from all present and future claims regarding my participation in the run that may be made by me, my family, estate, heirs or assigns


• In order to ensure race safety, race organizer will prepare and arrange for rescue and medical assistance during the race. However, each participant must recognize and understand that there are risks of injuries and/or accidents associated with trail running. Runners are participating in this race at his/her own risk; 

• While the race organizer has purchased Public Liability Insurance and Personal Medical Insurance coverage (hospitalization) for this event, it is strongly recommended that the runners obtained an adequate Personal Medical Insurance coverage for himself; 

• Medical points will be set up at certain water stations; 

• If necessary, and in the interests of the person being rescued, at the exclusive discretion of the organizers, the official medical rescue services may be called upon to take over operations, using any means they consider appropriate, including an ambulance. Any costs deriving from such exceptional transport will be charged to the person who has been rescued; 

• Depending on the runner health conditions, an emergency evacuation may be required. This emergency evacuation will be at the expenses of the person being rescued; 

• The official race medical assistants are authorized to withdraw from the competition any runners that they consider as unfit to continue or are in danger. The runner bib will be removed as part of the DNF (Did Not Finish) procedures; 

• If a runner drops out from the race, runner must first inform and register with the nearest checkpoints that he/she is dropping out. Proper "DNF" procedure should be followed and completed before the runner is allowed to leave the event: 

• In case of an emergency, if you are unable to reach the race headquarters, you can also call the public emergency number '999' directly for help; 

• The race organizers reserves the right to implement any additional measures at any time to enhance and protect the safety of the race and the runners before the race and during the race.


• The timing will be recorded at the checkpoints/water station points established by the organizers; 

• Only runners sporting their regular bib number will have access to the water station; 

• No water cups will be dispensed to the runners. Runners will need to use their own cups or containers for any drinks served at the check points or water stations; 

• The route map, which can also be downloaded online, will contain accurate indications of the water station points; 

• The organisers reserve the rights to carry out mandatory item checks at any of the check points and other unspecified points along the route during the race; 

• Food and drinks at the water station points are solely for runners and official support crews only.


• The maximum time allotted for completion of the race are: 

• 15km - 4 hours  

• 30km - 9 hours 

• 50km - 18 hours; 

• 100km - 30 hours; 

• 100 miles - 46 hours. 

• In the event of poor weather conditions and/or for safety reasons, the organisers reserve the rights to suspend the race or to make changes to the cut-off times

DNF (Did not Finish) PROCEDURES 

• Runners may DNF voluntarily or by missing the stipulated cut-off times at various checkpoints along the race course; 

• Runner who decides to pull out voluntarily must proceed to the nearest checkpoint, inform and register with the race staffs by signing a DNF Form, and the bib will be specially marked to indicate the DNF status of the runners. 

• Runners who fail to arrive at the checkpoints within the stipulated cut-off times will not be allowed to continue running in the race. His/her bib will be specially marked, and a DNF Form will need to be signed; 

• Runner who fails to notify the organisers immediately of his/her voluntary DNF, thereby setting in motion a search and rescue operations by the rescue staff, will be liable to pay for any costs deriving there-from; 

• Runner who has DNFed from the race are not allowed to continue his/her run. IF he/she insists on continuing running, he/she is NO LONGER in this event, and will be running entirely on his/her own accord and at his/her own risk. The organizer reserves the right to ban this kind of runner from future edition of Malaysia Eco 100; 

• The DNF runners should rest at a bright, safe place with sufficient phone coverage and wait for a non scheduled race shuttle for pick up and delivery to the finish point; 

• If runner is unable to move on his/her own, either return to the nearest water station point he/she has just left or to the next water station point. Please contact the emergency number '999' or the race headquarters to seek for assistance.


• Not carrying the mandatory items during the race; 

• Taking shortcuts and/or running off the track; 

• Throw any garbage along the running route; 

• Cheating (e.g. using other means of transportation, using substitute runners and other unlawful actions); • Not abiding by the rules and regulation given by the race organizer and official race staffs including medical assistants, emergency staffs and marshals; 

• Not wearing the race bib at all times during the race; • Continue to run after the cut off time without the agreement of race officials; 

• Doping and the use of prohibited drugs; 

• Running with his/her supporters


Breaking of any rules may incur a time penalties or disqualification. Any such penalties are at the organizer's discretion and are final.


Suggestions must be in writing and must be presented after the closing ceremony of the event at the finishing point or send to eco100@endurancenature.com.my


• The organizer reserves the rights, at any time and without prior notice, to make changes to the route and checkpoints/water station points or to the time deadlines; 

• In the event of adverse weather conditions (a strong depression with heavy rain), the start of the race may be postponed for 6 hours at most, after which time the race will be cancelled; 

• Where necessary, the organizers reserve the rights to make changes to or eliminate certain stretches of the route


Each participant expressly foregoes his/her image rights for the photos taken for the duration of the race, and undertakes not to take any action against the organizers and their authorized partners for the use of his/her image

Official Rules 

• The Organiser reserves the right to limit, accept or reject any entries without prior notice and reasons. 

• The Organiser reserves the right to close entries before the deadline without any notice or when the quota of the run is full. 

• Successful participants MUST collect their Race Kit (Bib & T-shirt) in person or via an authorized person by presenting identity card or passport on the date below. 

• REPC Details: 

Date : Friday 6 Sep 2024 

Time : 10am to 5pm 

Venue : Padang, Taman Pearl, Berapit, Bukit Mertajam, Pulau Pinang 

• Goodie bags will be provided to all participants. 

• Each participant will be awarded with a finisher Tee & Medal upon completing the run within the given cut off time. 

• All finishers can retrieve their E-Certificates from the link posted at our official Facebook page after the event. 

• Those who are found running with an unauthorized race number/bib will be disqualified, and the registration fees is not refundable. 

• The Organiser reserves the right to disqualify any person who gives incorrect personal data/details on the entry form, or who is suspected of having taken illegal substances. No refund of entry fee will be arranged. 

• Participants who do not start according to the run time assigned to them by the Organiser are not entitled to the results of the run. 

• Participants must retire from the run immediately, if requested to do so by any member of the officials, medical staff, and/or marshals. 

• The Organiser's decision in any matter related to the run shall be final, conclusive and not subject to any review. Any request for appeal and review shall not be entertained. 

• The Organiser and its representatives shall not be held responsible for injury, death, damage, loss, delay, cost, expense incurred or inconvenience caused before, during or after the run. 

• Should the run be cancelled or postponed due to circumstances beyond the control of the Organiser (including heavy rain, thunder storm or disaster, public rally...etc), no refund of the entry fee will be made and the Organiser shall have no further responsibility and/or liability thereafter. 

• Running is not a 'free risk' sport and therefore each runner must ensure his/her health condition is fit before participating in the run. Each runner shall be responsible for his/her own health/condition. 

• The Organiser reserves the right to disallow/disqualify any person who is known or suspected to be physically unfit to participate in the event. The Organiser may perform drug test on any of the participants. The title shall be revoked if the winners fail to satisfy the drug test.

Sponsors & Partners


Entry List


Open to all, Malaysian, PR, INT

Early Bird

Until 29 Feb 2024


Until 31 July 2024

Late Entry

From 1 Aug 2024 onwards

15 km




30 km




50 km




100 km




160 km




 1. The participant needs to be 18 years old and above on the race days.

 2. Age of the participants is to be based on the date of event.

 3. Registration Fees are exclusive of online processing fee.

 4. Once the registration is completed and payment has been made, the entry fees are NON-REFUNDABLE.

 5. For any change of size of Tee shirt, change of category and Bib Transfer before 15 June 2022, please contact Registration Portal service provider.