Straco XC Jamboree & Runboree 2016

Straco XC Jamboree & Runboree 2016

First Cycling & Running Combo Event in 2016

Jamboree Jersey

Runboree Vest

Here is a chance for both cyclists and runners to explore the natural flora and fauna of the amazing Paya Indah Wetland. Straco Venture S/B would like to invite outdoor sportsmen, nature-lovers and family to participate in a 46km Mountain Bike (MTB) Ride or a 10km Run on 17th January 2016 at the picturesque setting of Paya Indah Wetland, Dengkil.

A Trail Of Adventure

MTB cyclists can test their off-road skills and whiz through a natural trail surrounded by trees, lakes and marshland. Whilst, trail runners can race through the natural wilderness of Paya Indah Wetland. See for yourself!

Top Class Jerseys & Cool Medals

All Cycling & Running Finishers will receive cool-designed medals.


All Runners will receive high-quality, camouflage-printed running vest designed by the world-famous Jakroo sports brand.

Cyclists can opt for either the Jamboree plus Cycling Jersey by internationally-acclaimed Jakroo sports brand or the Jamboree plus Event Dri-Fit T-shirt by Jakroo.

Earn Bragging Rights

Straco Top 100

If you fancy yourself as a competitive cyclist or runner, then you can ride or run like the wind and chase after the “Top 100” and “Top 200” T-shirts which are limited to the first 100 finishers and 101st-200th finishers respectively.

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Groundbreaking Jamboree

This is no ordinary Jamboree as it is a unique platform for cycling enthusiasts and passionate runners to converge and celebrate their common love for outdoor sports in one special place. There will be an exciting carnival-like atmosphere as the colourful groups of cyclists and runners race and hang-out together.

A Family Picnic Spot

Bring along your family and supporters to enjoy a fun-filled day at Paya Indah Wetlands where there will be food trucks, games and a lucky draw to keep everyone cheerful and entertained. Besides the cycling and running main events, there will be many opportunity for bonding between families, friends and fellow participants afterwards.

Bringing It All Together

The event owner and organiser, Straco Venture S/B. Is an event management company who specialises in staging cycling and running events, and exhibitions. This will be the first-time that the Straco Team will be hosting a combination run or ride. As Becky Chua of Straco remarked, “We are creating an event for runners to meet cyclists, and cyclists to meet runners which reflects the strong synergy between the Cycling and the Running sectors”. Becky continued, “At the same time, this Charity Run or Ride will raise funds for the National Autism Society of Malaysia (NASOM) as part of our Corporate Social Responsibility initiative.”

At The Back-End

For emergencies, there will be 1 stationed ambulance and several mobile medics present at the race venue.

Furthermore, there are toilet and shower facilities available plus one thousand parking spaces for the Wetland visitors.

Straco Top 200

Event Key Dates

01-Dec-2015: Last day for Early Bird

31-Dec-2015: Last day for Registration

16-Jan-2016: Race Entitlement Pack Collection

17-Jan-2016: D-Day



NOTE: The above-mentioned information is accurate at the time of posting to the best knowledge of the author.

About The Author

Gus Ghani is a certified HIIT Fitness Coach and he is a content contributor of Cycling Evolution magazine. Follow gusghani @instagram.


About Gus Ghani

Hi:) My name is Gus and I am a Fitness Coach who enjoys outdoor adventures. In particular, I like to run marathons & ultra marathons, and compete in triathlons and century rides for fitness, fun & friendship. My passion is to motivate my friends to exercise more so that they can live life to the fullest. The purpose of this blog is five-fold:- 1) I find writing very therapeutic & beats paying for a psychiatrist to keep sane 2) I like to share & inspire others into engaging in any healthy pursuits 3) This is a great way to keep track of my progress in all my sporting endeavours 4) This also keeps me honest & spurs me on to do more 5) Even if you are a couch potatoe, I hope you will find my entries entertaining and/or informative. In summary, this blog is helping me help others help myself...get it?
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