SAC 2022

Race Format, Registration & Prizes

SAC 2022 Race Format

A single-day, multi-sport event involving 2 main disciplines of mountain biking and trail running. For this year, the mountain bike section will consist of two laps of a trail that covers most of the island.

As the borders are now open, the organisers will once again be taking in registration from international and regional teams. To encourage this participation, an Open Category with a bigger prize purse will be re-introduced.

In response to continued requests to open the event up to more local participants, this year’s event will continue with Veteran as well as Sprint categories. In total, there will be 14 Categories for 2022 covering (depending on the category) distances ranging from 12 to 52 km from start to finish:-

Duathlon Full 45 km MTB / 12 km Trail run
Duathlon Sprint 25 km MTB / 12 km Trail run
Trail Run 12 km Trail Run
MTB 45 km MTB
MTB Sprint 25 km MTB

Categories:

The formats and categories are as outlined below (note: the categories and distances are subject to change):

Race Format Categories
Duathlon  Open Category: Team (Mixed); Team (Men); Individual (Men), Individual (Women), Veterans (Men), Veterans (Women), Individual Sprint (Men), Individual Sprint (Women)
MTB Only Men, Women
Trail Run Only  Men, Women
25%-discount

Duathlon Challenge

The SAC 2022 Duathlon format will have eight categories:-
Category Duathlon Category
(A) Duathlon Team
(45km MTB + 12km Trail Run)
(B) Duathlon Individual
(45km MTB + 12km Trail Run)
(C) Sprint Duathlon Individual
(25km MTB + 12km Trail Run)
A1 A2 B1 B2 B3 B4 C1 C2
Format Team of 2 (Mix) Team of 2 (Men) Men Women Veteran (Men) Veteran (Women) Men Women
Registration Fee (RM) 320 320 160 160 160 160 140 140
Prize Money (RM) Champion 3,000 3,000 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000 400 400
1st Runner Up 2,100 2,100 500 500 500 500 300 300
2nd Runner Up 1,200 1,200 400 400 400 400 250 250
4th 600 600 300 300 300 300
5th 510 510 250 250 250 250
  6th 240 240
  7th 240 240
  8th 240 240

(A) Duathlon Tandem Team (45km MTB + 12km Trail Run)

The Duathlon Team of 2 is the SAC’s signature race format. Participants in this Duathlon race will be expected to complete (and finish) all segments of the race together (as a team). The 45km MTB section will consist of two laps of the set bike route and a 12km running trail section. For This year, the format for the Duathlon race will be Bike – Run – Bike. The categories are:
  1. Category A1: Open Team of 2 (Mixed) – (1 Man and 1 Woman)
  2. Category A2: Open Team of 2 (Men) – (2 Men)

(B) Duathlon Individual (45km MTB + 12km Trail Run)

Participants in the Individual Duathlon race will be expected to complete (and finish) all segments of the race. The 45km MTB section will consist of two laps of the set bike route and be followed by a 12km running trail section. Veteran (> 45 years) categories have been added to this race format. The categories are:
  1. Category B1: Men – Individual Men Open (age 18 – 45)
  2. Category B2: Women – Individual Women Open (age 18 – 45)  
  3. Category B3: Men Veteran – Individual Men Veteran (age 45 and above)
  4. Category B4: Women Veteran – Individual Women Veteran (age 45 and above)

(C) Sprint Duathlon Individual (25km MTB + 12km Trail Run)

Based on the interest shown, Sprint categories have been added to the Individual Duathlon race format. Participants in the Sprint Individual Duathlon race will be expected to complete a shorter MTB section followed by a 12km running trail section.
  1. Category C1: Men – Individual Open
  2. Category C2: Women – Individual Open

Single Sport Challenge

In response to the local communities request to open the event up to more people, this year’s event has six single discipline categories:-
Category Single Sport Category
Trail Run Category MTB Category
(D) Trail Run (12km) (E) MTB Sprint (25km) (F) MTB (45km)
D1 D2 E1 E2 F1 F2
Format Men Women Men Women Men Women
Registration Fee (RM) 120 120 120 120 120 120
Prize Money (RM) Champion 200 200 200 200 300 300
1st Runner Up 120 120 120 120 180 180
2nd Runner Up 80 80 80 80 100 100

(D) Trail Run (12km Trail Run)

  1. Category D1: Men – Individual Man Open
  2. Category D2: Women – Individual Woman Open 

(E) MTB Sprint (25km)

  1. Category E1: Men – Individual Man Open
  2. Category E2: Women – Individual Woman Open 

(F) MTB (45km)

  1. Category F1: Men – Individual Man Open
  2. Category F2: Women – Individual Woman Open

 

Participant’s Entitlement

For all participants, the Registration Fee includes:-

    • Race entry
    • SAC 2022 Event T-shirt
    • Bib Numbers
    • Exclusive Finisher Medal
    • Hydration at transition areas
    • Goodies Bag
    • Sponsored Items, if any
    • Personal Accident Insurance
    • Timing Chip – to be returned upon completion of the race
    • Free Passenger Ferry Boat Crossing Coupon (Return Trip)

Registration

The fastest and easiest way to register is through online registration. However, if you wish to use bank transfer or cash payment, here are the step by step instructions for your registration.


A. Bank Transfer Payment

Bank: UOB
Account No.: 1843023180
Name: Draco Action Sports
  1. Please make a note of your name, category registered in the bank transfer information.
  2. Send us your bank in slip (screenshot), by
  3. Upon bank verification, we will email / WhatsApp you a Registration Code
  4. You can then register online using the Registration Code.

B. Cash Payment

  1. Walk into our shop @ Paradesa Borneo, No. 1 Wayang Street, Kuching (Opening hour Mon – Fri 9am – 6pm, Saturday 9am – 1pm)
  2. Make cash payment
  3. Registration Code will be issued on the spot
  4. You can then registered online using the Registration Code.