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10km10km Wheelchair3km WheelchairYouth Dash
Kickoff Family Run
(approx. 800m)

HKD 450HKD 400HKD 360HKD 350HKD 350HKD 200HKD 180
USD 70
(equivalent to HK$551)
USD 65
(equivalent to HK$512)
USD 60
(equivalent to HK$473)
USD 60USD 60
Registration Date18 September 2019 (10:00am) – 6 October 2019 (11:59pm)26 September 2019 (10:00am) –30 November 2019 (11:59pm)
Race Day9 February 2020, Sunday 8 February 2020, Saturday
Start Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, KowloonIsland Eastern Corridor,
Hong Kong
Wan Chai Sports Ground,
Hong Kong
Victoria Park, Hong Kong
Time limit
(Full course)

6 hoursHalf Marathon Challenge2.5 hours2 hours1 hour 5 mins30 minutes30 minutes
Half Marathon Run 1 & Run 23 hours
Start time
-Master 1
-Master 2
6:10amHalf Marathon
-Master 1
-Master 2
5:45am10km Challenge
-Master 1
-Master 2
Wheelchair Race


Age Group
7:15amKickoff Family Run 1
Marathon Run 16:35amHalf Marathon Run 18:00am10km Run 16:15amKickoff Family Run 2
10km Run 26:45am
10km Run 37:15amAge Group
Marathon Run 27:00amHalf Marathon Run 28:30am10km Run 47:45amKickoff Family Run 310:15am
10km Run 58:15am
FinishVictoria Park, Hong Kong
PrizeOnly participants of Marathon Challenge, Half Marathon Challenge and 10km Challenge are entitled to compete for the awards / prize money.---


^Junior (born in 2001 – 2004) / Senior (born in 1986 – 2000) / Master 1 (born in 1976 – 1985) / Master 2 (born in 1975 or before)


  1. Public entry and Disability Entry, are on ballot basis while Wheelchair Races, Youth Dash and Kickoff Family Run entry are on first-come, first-served basis.
  2. Registrations of Priority Entry will only be confirmed after relevant results are verified by the Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association Limited (“The Organiser”).
  3. The Organiser reserves the right to close entry before the deadline without prior notice.
  4. Registration of Wheelchair Races, Youth Dash and Kickoff Family Run. Entry will be closed once the quota is full.

Entry Requirements

  1. Marathon participants must be 20 years old or above as of 2020 (Count by Year of Birth).
  2. Applicants MUST have successfully completed at least one race (10km or longer distance) in the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon or any local / overseas races in the past 3 years. Applicants are also required to provide factually the Finishing Time of any races participated in the past 3 years
  3. Estimated Finishing Time shall be submitted upon registration, which will be taken into consideration when the Organiser allocates the race category and start time to participants.
  1. Half Marathon and 10km participants must be 16 years old or above as of 2020 (Count by Year of Birth).
  2. Applicants are required to honestly provide their estimated finishing time, which will be taken into consideration when the Organiser allocates the race category and start time to participants.
  3. Applicants of Half Marathon Challenge (Charity Entry) must have successfully completed at least one Half Marathon race between 1 January 2018 and 31 July 2019 and achieved a Personal Time within the time standard of 2:30:00 (for both Men & Women). The applicants shall enter the information factually during registration. The Organiser reserves the right to assign another Start Time to the applicants.
  1. Applicants must submit a valid Registration Card for People with Disabilities issued by HKSAR Government at the time of submitting their application. Both sides of the document must be presented for verification. An applicant failing to do so before the registration deadline will be considered as  forfeiting the submission and the application will be withdrawn without further notice.
  2. Participants of this Entry must be able to participate without use of any external auxiliary equipment in the race, except for prosthetic limb(s), while participants who need to participate with wheelchairs must only register for the Wheelchair races.
  1. Wheelchair Race participants must be 16 years old or above as of 2020 (Count by Year of Birth)
  2. Upon registration, participants must submit a) a Registration Card for Person with Disabilities or b) a medical certificate issued by specialist or c) a proof issued by the government to prove their physical disabilities to the Organiser.
  3. The wheelchairs to be used for the race must meet the Requirements & Regulations set for this category listed below.
  • No mechanical gears or levers shall be allowed to propel the chair;
  • Only hand-operated will be allowed;
  • The participant must be able to turn the front wheel(s) manually to both the left and right;
  • The use of mirrors is not permitted during the race;- The wearing of a race helmet is compulsory;
  • Wheelchairs will be measured and inspected prior to the start of the race at the assembly area. After the inspection, wheelchair participants will be escorted to the starting area by the race officials. Wheelchairs may be re-examined by the officials before or after the event;
  • Participants must ensure that no part of their lower limbs may fall to the ground or track during the race;
  • It is the responsibility of the participants to ensure that their wheelchair conforms to the requirements stipulated above before the start time of the race. The events shall not be delayed while a participant makes adjustments to their wheelchair;
  • Participants must take the safety of other participants on the route into consideration;
  • The appointed Technical Officials will be responsible for the ruling of the safety of the wheelchair and the way the participants using it.
  1. Runners aged from 10-15 as of 2020 may apply for Youth Dash (Count by Year of Birth)
  1. 2-4 runners form a team.
  2. Each team must have at least one participant aged 18 or above as of 2020 (Count by Year of Birth).
  3. The Organiser has the right to verify and request for verification the age of participants before, during, and after the run.

Finisher Medal & Certificates

E-Certificate of Achievements, Progress Award, E-Certificate of Participation and Finisher Medal will be issued to runners who finish difference races within the designated time-limit. Details are as follows:

Race CategoryE-Certificate of AchievementsProgress AwardE-Certificate of ParticipationFinisher Medal
MarathonYes (if finish within the designated time limit)Yes (if finish with a faster Net Time comparing with the same race completed in Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2019)N.A.Yes (if finish within the designated time limit)
Half Marathon
Wheelchair (10km & 3km)
Youth DashN.A.
Kickoff Family RunN.A.Yes (if finish within the designated time limit)

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