SongkRUN2018 Comes to Meridin East

Launch gimmick of SongkRUN2018 at the press conference by organisers and main sponsors

Just like the wet and fun Songkran festivals in Thailand, local events’ company, Velocity Event Management brings SongkRUN2018 Water Run and Music Festival to Iskandar Malaysia this 24thNovember 2018 from 7am to 1pm with awesome fun and games while enjoying music and running.

Main sponsors Mah Sing Group Berhad are pleased to welcome this one-of-a-kind fun run and musical festival to their biggest township in Meridin East.

“We are proud to partner with Velocity Event Management Sdn Bhd to bring a fun and exciting event such as this SongkRUN2018 down to Johor,” said Mah Sing’s Group Managing Director, Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Leong Hoy Kum.

“Being held at Mah Sing’s largest township, Meridin East, the spectacular scenery around the area will add another unique point for the run as the participants can enjoy the surrounding view while having fun with the music and water activities. Mah Sing always welcomes activities that promote active lifestyle and encourage engagement within the community,” he added.

This year the SongkRUN2018 course features multiple water and music zones, with each zone combining a unique theme and a genre of music.

“We have seen over the years that people from all walks of life want to have fun and challenge themselves in an enjoyable, non-competitive way. Hence, we hope that this unique collaboration of water, music and running will help encourage everyone to get out of their homes for a fun, healthy and enjoyable experience,” said Ivan Looi, Founder of Velocity Event Management.

Interested participants can register online at, where they can choose between the Standard Pack (RM88) or the Shooter Pack (RM108) which includes a full size water gun aside from the official race t-shirt, waterproof pouch, wristband and a medal. Tickets are also available at

For more information, please visit the SongkRUN2018 website at