Singapore has a host of themed, competitive and charity runs every year. Want to introduce your child to competitive running? Or just looking for a fun and good workout for the whole family? We list down the many running events open to families with children in Singapore.

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Related Read: Preparing your kids for their first run

For other up coming events, visit Events in Singapore.

Note: All details are correct as at the time of publishing. Readers are advised to check with the various event organisers for the most updated schedules.

#1 Transformers Run Singapore 2018
Soak in the fun at the carnival packs with booths and game activities like the NERF Arena, inflatables, Transformer merchandises, F&Bs and Transformers’ showcases.

Date: 6 January 2018
Time: 4pm
Venue: Palawan Green, Sentosa Island
Event Distance: 5km Fun Run
For more information, visit


#2 Pokemon Run Carnival 2018
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The Pokémon Run Carnival is returning for its second edition in January 2018 with exciting new additions in store for our favourite Pokémon enthusiasts!

Date: 27 January 2018
Time: Carnival opens at 2pm, first flag-off at 4pm
Venue: Marina Barrage
Event Distance: 5km Fun Run
For more information, visit Pokemon Run Carnival 2018


#3 Safari Zoo Run 2018
This year our focus is on raising awareness for the conservation of our native wildlife. Each animal icon team supports an endangered wildlife species in Singapore.

Date: 27 January 2018
Time: Race Village Opens at 6am
Venue: Singapore Zoo
Event Distance: 10km | 5.5km | 2.5km
For more information, visit


#4 Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon 2018

Date: 8 December 2018
Time: TBD
Venue: Orchard Road
Event Distance: 10km | 21.1km | 42.195km | 600m | Ekiden
For more information, visit

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