The inaugural Iskarnival Aktif which will be held this weekend on the 2nd and 3rd of December 2017 is expected to welcome thousands of people with pumping adrenaline throughout its various international sports events in EduCity Sports Complex.
“The sports event is the brainchild of a collaboration between the government agencies and the corporate sectors through public private partnership (PPP) and EduCity Sports Complex is ready to welcome international and national athletes and visitors with various activities such as Sundown Marathon, The Major League Champion by Celcom, Academy of Esports (AOES), EduCity Swim Meet, EduCity Duathlon and more,” said Iskandar Investment Berhad (IIB) Chief Executive Officer, Datuk Ir. Khairil Anwar Ahmad during Iskarnival Aktif press conference.
Khairil also added that guests can enjoy Johor Rugby Union’s Iskandar Puteri Sevens international rugby tournament apart from expecting 30 rounds of fight featuring 60 amateur boxers in the Mixed Martial Arts Ultimate Beatdown.
Among other programmes to be featured are futsal, BMX sports, archery, mini moto GP, swimming, e-sport, drone racing, skateboarding, wall climbing, scuba diving workshop, reverse bungee, gyro ball and various traditional games.
“We had Yuna and Sheila Majid at Iskarnival Kool last week and this round we will be bringing in Joe Flizzow, legendary Alleycats, Datuk Zainal Abidin, Cassidy La Crème and more performing artistes to hype the night,” added Khairil.
Entrance fee is free of charge and visitors can drop by the carnival from 10am to 10pm. Free shuttle services are also available from EduCity Sports Complex to the carpark at EcoWorld Botanic City.