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Event Details

  • Where: The Meadow @ Gardens by the Bay
  • Time: 0700 - 1600
  • Price: From SGD 35
  • When: October 20, 2019
  • Distance: No Set Route, No Set Distance
  • Categories: Open, Discovery
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What is District Race?

Experience the world's greatest urban exploration race and see Singapore come to life.

Start and finish at the District Base and navigate through a series of virtual checkpoints and challenges with the District Race app in your hand. Play to your strengths and strategise to plan your journey. Join as an individual or round up a team of four.

The city is your playground and you choose how you want to explore. Whether you're a beginner or a hardcore athlete, there's a grid for you.

Run your city now.

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FAQ's

How do I register?

Registration is available online by clicking the 'Buy Tickets' button at the top of this page

What comes with my registration?

All explorers will receive a drawstring bag, event t-shirt, as well as a food voucher on race day. Our amazing AR-enabled Finisher medals will be given out once you cross the finish line!

How do I collect my race pack?

Event Pack Collection will be held on 19 October 2019 at The Meadow @ Gardens by the Bay from 10am- 8pm. If you're unable to make it, you may nominate a friend to collect on your behalf. They'll need to bring along a soft or hard copy of your Eventbrite ticket and ID for verification. Alternatively, write to [email protected] if you wish to collect your pack on race day.

All explorers will receive a drawstring bag, event t-shirt, as well as a food voucher at race pack collection. You'll also get our amazing AR-enabled Finisher medals once you cross the finish line.

Are the District Urban Races, individual or team events?

District Urban Races can be run as either an individual, or as a team of 4. So get your friends together and sign up now!

If I run as part of a team, do all team members need to stay together?

No, you can choose whether to stay together or run separately. Your team score will be the combined score of the 4 individuals

Are there prizes?

There will awesome prizes for our Open Category winners, full details to be announced soon!

How do I win a District Urban Race?

Winners will be identified with the following criteria:

1. Highest Score

2. Shortest time taken to achieve that score in the event of a tie.

The District Race rulebook can be found here - http://tiny.cc/g9jp5y

What happens at the District Base

The District Base is the pulse of the event, bringing together District explorers before they journey onto the Grid. Located in the heart of the city, District racers can experience awesome activations, augmented Reality games, great food and pumping music.

Are there refunds?

There are no refunds available.

Can I transfer my registration to another person

We understand that change is the only constant. We’d rather you run the city, but if you can’t make it, you can transfer your registration. There will be an administration charge of $5, and you’re missing out on a potentially life-changing event. But you won’t be there to find out, will you?

Can spectators join?

The event is closed to registered participants only. Don't miss out on the fun, register today.

Can Children join?

Registration is required for the participants aged 12 and above to join the race. Children under the age of 12 can enter the race for free, by joining an adult.

For safety reasons, each participant under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult The age of the participants is based on the event date

How will safety issues be managed at District Race Singapore?

The safety of our explorers our number one priority and underlies the entire District Race experience. For starters, our grids are designed with safety in mind (e.g. avoiding highways, cross walks with busy traffic) and we educate users through safety guidelines and rules (e.g. no jaywalking) prior to race day. We also work with local authorities in Singapore to ensure that the District Race experience is a pleasant and safe one for explorers and members of the public.

How can I edit my information (e.g. T-shirt size)?

Here's how you do it: Go to Tickets. Select your order. Select "Edit". Save your changes. More information here: https://bit.ly/1OxHQ3J

I've signed up for the Team format race but one of my team mates is not able to make it for the race. Can I replace them? How do I go about doing so?

Do share the unique code sent to your of the team mate who is unable to make it with your new team member who will replace them.

When and how can I access the event grid?

The event grid will be released in the week leading up to the event. An email will be sent to all registered participants with the event guide and a code to unlock the event grid. Do follow us on FB and IG and add [email protected] to your email's safe sender list to avoid our emails ending up in your junk mail.

Please follow the instructions in the race guide here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1TG_qyUt_uSPR8vslaMVUrLzKelxSPfkV/view

What's the programme for race day?

0600 - Gates Open 0700 - Open Waves begin 0900 - Discovery Waves begin 1000 - Prize giving for Ultimate Explorer Challenge 1200 - Event Ends

Do I have to be there from 6am till 12pm?

We encourage Explorers to arrive at District Base an hour before their wave timing to ensure adequate time for registration and warm up, and to stay to enjoy the F&B and activities at District Base after their race.

Are there water points?

Our Official Hydration Partners, 100PLUS and Ice Mountain, will be setting up hydration points within District Base. There are also 5 other hydration points on the grid, namely The Float Gates 1 and 5, Sports Hub 100PLUS Promenade Gate 5, Indoor Stadium South Gate Toilet and Funan Bike Hub.

I haven't received the promo code or the race guide via email, what should I do?
Do check your email for your the unique code or check the race guide here for everything you need to know for race day. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1TG_qyUt_uSPR8vslaMVUrLzKelxSPfkV/view

What if I have a question that is not covered here?

If you have any further questions, please take a look at our Global FAQs or email [email protected], and one of the team will get back to you asap.

What happens if I can't make it for my wave timing?
Please drop us an email at [email protected] and let us know, we will try to accommodate requests where possible.
What happens if it rains?
District is a rain or shine event, but in the event of CAT 1 weather or thunderstorms, the race may be delayed. All participants will be notified via the District app in the event of a cancellation or delay. In the unlikely event of severe weather, the waves will be postponed until it is safe to continue.

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