Considering the Covid-19 situation as of now, the event is scheduled to proceed as planned.
The health and well-being of our participants, spectators and volunteers, and ensuring the safe delivery of the event are our upmost priorities. We will keep monitoring the situation and following the recommendations of the World Health Organisation and Singapore’s and Indonesia’s Ministries of Health.
For now, we would like to share with you the measures, implemented by the Bintan authorities, that are currently in place:
Any additional precautionary measures specific to the event will be communicated to you closer to the race weekend.
We will update you should there be any new developments.
In the meantime, keep training, and stay outdoors!
On this note, keep in mind that according to health scientists, viruses such as the Covid-19 don’t persist very well under hot and humid conditions and that “in an open space, you won’t catch the virus from a passing person”. More reading here: https://www.todayonline.com/singapore/time-turn-aircon-not-abandon-pets-singapore-experts-answer-questions-wuhan-coronavirus