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THE WORLD'S FIRST SESAME STREET RUN

With enthusiasm, we are excited to announce that Heroes has partnered with Sesame Workshop to launch the very first Sesame Street Run Tour starting this August 2019.

This is not just any run, but a run to celebrate 50 years of Sesame Street and Counting! This five-kilometer family fun run caters to all ages, from first timers to seasoned athletes. Join Big Bird, Elmo, and the gang as they kick start the tour in the Philippines. Then the fun continues as the Sesame Street Run travels to Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Singapore.

Don’t miss the Sesame Street Giant Birthday cake Blowout before the flag off, special countdown by Count Von Count and get showered with Abby’s Magic Dust before running into a fun filled 5KM Sesame Street.

Join the celebration after the Sesame Street Run! Dance, play and learn with your family and friends at our interactive booths featuring your favourite characters like Elmo and Cookie Monster & more!

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RACE PACK COLLECTION

TIME

14th-15th August 2019

1PM to 8PM

LOCATION

Level 1, North Wing Entertainment Mall, SM Mall of Asia

Pasay City (IMAX and Starbucks)

CAR PARKING

PARKING PLACE INFORMATION

We highly encourage you to arrive early for this event. With thousands of other participants coming, you’ll want to avoid the rush right before the race. We encourage you to carpool, pick up your packet early, and hang out with us, rather than waiting until right before the event.

VOLUNTEER

Go Hero like Grover and Volunteer

Super Grover is looking for fun volunteers to be a hero with him. The 50th anniversary of Sesame Street is going to be huge and fun! If you would like to give a helping hand at the Sesame Street Run, please send us your name and email, and we’ll send you updates on the volunteer positions.
You will get to meet other volunteers who have come to be the heroes of the day. In return, you’ll get a super-cool t-shirt from me, Super Grover!

To volunteer, email: hello@sesamestreetrun.com

TICKET OPTIONS

3KM AND 5KM FUN RUN
Registration Date: 1st June 2019 - 17th July 2019
Free admission for children who are born on 18 August 2015 and after (without any entitlement). They must be accompanied by a registered adult

    • GO HAPPY
      WITH ERNIE

      USD 23
      PHP 1100
      • 3km Run
      • Drifit T-Shirt
      • Medal
      • Carnival
      • Cookie
      • E-certificate
      • Smart Scarf
      • Drawstring Bag
      • Sweat Band
      • Socks
      • Cap
      • Sunglasses
    • GO CUTE
      WITH ELMO

      USD 30
      PHP 1400
      • 5km Run
      • Drifit T-Shirt
      • Medal
      • Carnival
      • Cookie
      • Gift
      • Face Sticker
      • E-certificate
      • Smart Scarf
      • Drawstring Bag
      • Sweat Band
      • Socks
      • Cap
      • Sunglasses
      • VIP Pass *
    • GO HUNGRY
      WITH COOKIE MONSTER

      USD 50
      PHP 2300
      • 5km Run
      • Drifit T-Shirt
      • Medal
      • Carnival
      • Cookie
      • Gift
      • Face Sticker
      • E-certificate
      • Smart Scarf
      • Drawstring Bag
      • Sweat Band
      • Socks
      • Cap
      • Sunglasses
      • VIP Pass *
    • GO MAGICAL
      WITH ABBY CADDABY

      USD 70
      PHP 3100
      • 5km Run
      • Drifit T-Shirt
      • Medal
      • Carnival
      • Cookie
      • Gift
      • Face Sticker
      • E-certificate
      • Smart Scarf
      • Drawstring Bag
      • Sweat Band
      • Socks
      • Cap
      • Sunglasses
      • VIP Pass *
    • GO BIG
      WITH BIG BIRD

      USD 90
      PHP 4000
      • 5km Run
      • Drifit T-Shirt
      • Medal
      • Carnival
      • Cookie
      • Gift
      • Face Sticker
      • E-certificate
      • Smart Scarf
      • Drawstring Bag
      • Sweat Band
      • Socks
      • Cap
      • Sunglasses
      • VIP Pass *

* VIP Pass gives you the following special treatment:

  • To be in the first flag off wave of the run
  • Fast lane to take photo with Sesame Streets's Characters
  • Free instant print out of your photo with Sesame Street's Characters
  • Fast lane to collect your medals & Gift
  • Access to VIP Lounge with luxury comfort

In Store Registration at Garmin | Philippines

SM MOA (GF near SM Bowling)

Gloriette (5F)

SM Megamall (2F Atrium Building)

SM North Edsa (GF, Annex)

Alabang Town Center (3F)

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Please Read This Terms & Conditions Carefully

DECLARATION

I, the participant, hereby agree to abide by the Rules & Regulations of Sesame Street Run. I certify that all particulars given are correct. I am entering Sesame Street Run at my own risk and shall not hold the organizers or sponsors responsible for any accident/injury/death/loss of property occurring before, during or after the competition.

General Information

  1. Completion of the online entry form confirms the Participants' agreement to abide by the relevant Rules & Regulations of Sesame Street Run.

  2. The Participant agrees to: (i) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about the Participant contained in the registration form (the "Registration Data"); and (ii) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete.

  3. Participants may be contacted from time to time by email. Any notice sent to the email address registered with the Organiser shall be deemed as received by the Participant.

  4. The organiser reserves the right to suspend and refuse Participants providing information that is untrue, inaccurate, dated or incomplete.

  5. The Organiser shall not be held responsible for any disputes arising from incomplete entry details.

  6. Any disputes arising from participation in Sesame Street Run shall be referred to Arbritation under Singapore law.

  7. The Organiser reserves the right to postpone Sesame Street Run at any time without prior notice to the Participants, in which case they will make an effort to inform the Participants prior to the date of the event. In the event that Sesame Street Run has to be postponed, there will be no refund of registration fees paid.

  8. Upon confirmation of registration, there will be no refunds of fees made for any withdrawal from the race, for any reasons.

  9. The Organiser reserves the right to set the fees for the different ticket options as expedient to its intents and purposes.

  10. The Organiser reserves the right to limit and refuse entries without assigning any reasons thereof.

  11. The Organiser reserves the right to replace the race kit’s items with items of similar value.

  12. The Organiser reserves the right to amend the Rules and Regulations without giving prior notification or any reasons thereof.

  13. The Organiser reserves the right to use any photographs, motion pictures, recordings, or any other records of the Event for any legitimate purposes, including commercial advertising.

  14. Collected personal data may be shared with the organizer’s affiliates and subsidiaries, and/or with other third parties for administrative and business purposes, or for cross-promotion. This may involve the storage, use, disclosure or other processing, or transfer of participant’s personal data out of Philippines.

  15. No drugs, illegal substances, performance-enhancing substances or intoxications of any kind are permitted to be brought to the venue.

  16. The organizer does not hold any responsibility for the loss and damage of personal property and equipment brought during the race.

  17. In the event that Sesame Street Run will be cancelled, for reason or force majeure i.e. due to occurrence of incidents that is beyond the control of the organizer and which renders it impossible or unsafe to hold the event, there shall be no refund of fees.

  18. NO INSURANCE PROVIDED: Sesame Street Run do not provide any insurance, whether life or medical or liability, for any illness, accident, bodily injury, loss, damage or theft that may arise in connection with the attendance at, and/or participation in the Event by each Participant. The Participant is advised to obtain such insurance themselves if required.

  19. MISCONDUCT: Sesame Street Run reserves the right at any time to remove the Participant from the Event or prevent the Participant taking part in the event if in the Event Organiser's sole discretion, it considers such action necessary for safety reasons or the proper enjoyment of the Event by other participants or for any other reasonable reason. No refund of the Entry Fee shall be made if the Participant has acted negligently, maliciously, with willful misconduct or otherwise without due care and attention for the Event or other participants, so as to cause his/her removal.

  20. WEATHER: The safety of our runners, spectators and volunteers is our primary concern. In the event of inclement weather, every attempt will be made to preserve the safety of everyone involved, and complete the race as scheduled.

    In the event of:

    Rain - the event will NOT be cancelled due to rain alone. Race officials reserve the right to delay or shorten the race based on heavy rain.

    Severe Weather (eg: lightning, tornado, high winds) - If there is severe weather, the race may be delayed as race officials consult public safety officers. If there is more than a reasonable delay, or if conditions persist, race officials reserve the right to shorten or cancel the race. The race will NOT be moved to an alternative date. Participants should seek safe shelter should severe weather develop during the race.

Registration

  1. The Organiser reserves the right to cancel or postpone Sesame Street Run at any time without prior notice to the Participant, in which case they will make an effort to inform the Participant prior to the date of the event. If Sesame Street Run has to be cancelled or postponed, there shall be no refund of registration fees paid and the Organiser shall not be liable for any other loss or inconvenience caused.

  2. The Organiser reserves the right to set the fees for the different categories as expedient to its intents and purposes.

  3. Once the registration form has been duly processed, there will be no refund of registration fees for those participants who eventually do not take part in Sesame Street Run, for whatever reason.

  4. A participant with a valid promotion code is required to enter the promotion code during online registration in order to enjoy the discount. No refunds or cash equivalents will be given for any unused promotion codes.

  5. No exchange of tee sizes allowed.

  6. The Organiser reserves the right to limit and refuse entries to prohibited areas without assigning any reasons thereof.

  7. The Organiser shall not be held responsible for any disputes arising from incomplete entry details.

  8. Participants below 18 years of age need to seek parental or guardian consent before participating in the event.

Run

  1. The run is open to all citizens, residents and foreigners of all ages.

  2. Participants below the age of 18 must seek parental or guardian consent in order to participate in the run. By filling and submitting the registration form, under aged participants are deemed to have received valid contsent from parents/guardians. The Organiser reserves the right to refuse participant entry if the terms are not met.

  3. Registrations will not be accepted after the official closing date which is stated on www.sesamestreetrun.com

  4. Special Needs runner and non-registered children (4 years and below) MUST be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

  5. The 5KM Sesame Street Fun Run is non-competitive category.

  6. The Organiser reserves the right to deny entry to a runner with a damaged Runnng Bib.

  7. Participants not wearing a bib will be taken off the course/route by the Officials and/or Marshals, and may result in disqualification.

  8. The Organiser will not refund runners who forget to bring their run bib on event day.

  9. Participant’s failure to observe the Rules and Regulations may result in immediate disqualification.

  10. The Organiser reserves the right to amend the running route as they deem fit for the safety of the Participants and/or to prevent any potential hazards in the running of the event, at any time without prior notice to the Participant. Every effort will be made to inform the Participant prior to the date of the event. The Organiser shall not be liable for any other loss or inconvenience caused due to such changes.

  11. Participants must wear their assigned number bib on his/her chest at all times during the race. Participants without the allocated bib number will not be allowed to take part in the race.

  12. The Organiser reserves the right to delay the commencement of the run in the event of inclement weather. Should the inclement weather persist after the delay, the Organiser reserves the right to cancel the race without refund of registration fees.

  13. Participants who do not start within 30 minutes from their respective flag off point will be disqualified and for safety reasons, are not allowed to start.

  14. The Organiser will not be held responsible for any loss and/or damage, personal or otherwise, to the belongings and items deposited. The Organiser also reserves the right to check any item or baggage deposited.

Safety and Medical Advisory

  1. Whilst reasonable precautions will be taken by the Organiser to ensure the safety of participants, participants take part at their own risks and the Organiser, their sponsors and their appointed officials shall not be liable for any death or injury, loss or damage, suffered or otherwise, and howsoever arising.

  2. Should any Participant feel unwell in the course of the Race, he/she should stop and seek immediate medical attention from Race/Event Officials, Marshals or make way to the designated medical posts.

  3. Participants should ensure that they are well-rested and well-hydrated prior to the run.

  4. Participants are advised not to attend the event should they have any illness of any kind.

  5. The Organiser reserves the right to remove any participant deemed physically incapable of continuing with the run to prevent him/her from causing greater harm and injury to himself/herself.

  6. Participants are strongly encouraged to go for a medical examination and/or consult their medical practitioner prior to registration and before the actual race day.

  7. For the safety of participants, participants are advised to run on the designated route and observe traffic regulations.

  8. By registering/entering, participants are considered to take part at their own risks and the Organiser shall not be liable for any/all injuries or death, damages or any losses, whether it being personal or otherwise, prior, during and after participation in the Event.

Race Kit Collection

  1. Participants are required to bring along their official Confirmation Slips and/or any personal identification; NRIC/Passport for verification purposes.

  2. The Organiser reserves the right to refuse Participants, without the required documents, from collecting their race kit.

  3. If a/any Participant/Runner is unable to collect their Race Kit in person, they may authorise a representative to collect it on behalf. The Organiser must be informed prior to the stipulated collection for any collection made on behalf of a participant, and relevant verification will be needed.

Race Kit Delivery

  1. Participants will have the option to have the Race Kits delivered to a given mailing address, during registration. Mailing and delivery option is only available in the Philippines, with additional fees applied.

  2. The Organiser will not be held responsible for any damages or loss to the Race Kits, as well as any undelivered Race Kits due to incorrect or incomplete details provided by the participants, or otherwise.

  3. Undelivered Race Kits will be returned to the Organiser, and Participants may collect the Race Kits on Race Day, by providing prior notice to the Organiser, and there will be no refund in delivery charges.

FAQ

Pelase find the answer here

What is the inspiration behind Sesame Street Run?

It started 50 years ago, a colorful community of monsters, birds, grouches, and humans. A place where everyone counts. A place where everyone learn to be Smarter, Stronger and Kinder.

For our Sesame Street Run, we are bringing people together from streets far and wide to celebrate 50 years and running. We hope that Sesame Street Run can act as a catalyst to inspire everyone to be Stronger and Healthier with every step!

When and where will the race be held?

It will be held on Saturday, 17 August 2019. 6am till 12pm

The race will flag-off and finish at SM MOA by the bay, Philippines.

When will registrations be closed?

Registration will be closed on the 30 June 2019 and there will be no extension as we will be busy preparing the BIGGEST Birthday Party for everyone!

How can I register?

You can register here , spread the happiness!

Can I register if I am below the age of 18?

Participants below the age of 18 must seek parental or guardian consent in order to participate in the run. By submitting your registration form, under aged participants deemed to have received valid consent from parents/guardians.

You can register here and don’t forget to ask your supportive parent.

What am I entitled to as a participant?

Please click here for all the exclusive goodies!

Do I have to be an experienced runner to participate?

Nope. There are plenty of great 5ks out there that test speed and performance. However, The Sesame Street Run is a non-competitive and untimed 5k filled with fun, happiness and sunshine that you can experience with friends and family.

You’re free to run, jog, walk, stroll or cartwheel along the course!

Can children participate?

Ofcourse! Its Sesame Street Run! If your child can cover the 5km of running, jogging, walking, or strolling, they can absolutely participate! Register them so they can be the youngest ones to earn the exclusive 50 years Finisher Medal.

Children who is 4 years old and below will get free admission without entitlements and they must be accompanied by a registered adult.

What happens if my child gets lost?

Parents who will be running with registered children are reminded to write down their emergency contact number at the back of their children’s bib with a waterproof ink.

For non-registered children ( 4 years old and below), parent need to purchase special wrist tag during online registration.

How do I know if my entry has been accepted?

You will receive an email confirmation slip upon successful registration. Registered participants can also retrieve their confirmation slip here.

Can I change the size of my T-shirt after registration?

T-shirt sizes are fixed upon registration. Try not to lose or gain too much weight before the run!

Is there an option to have my Run Kit delivered?

Run Kit delivery option is available during registration. You may select to collect your Run Kit on location or have it delivered to an assigned address during the registration process.

What are the categories/distances available?

There are 4 ticket options all with distance of 5km. Please click here for more info.

Will I get run timing?

This is a non-competitive run; no timing will be given.

Is there a cut-off time?

Yes. The cut-off time is at 9am.

Is there a baggage deposit at the start point?

No. There will be no baggage deposit.

Can I run with my furry pet cat, dog or lizard?

We love your cats and dogs which is why they aren’t allowed. For the safety of our runners and your furry / scaly friends, please leave your furry/scaly friends at home.

Will I be allowed to bring strollers?

Yes.

Can I skate or cycle during the race?

No.

Will there be an official photographer?

Yes. Photography and/or videography will be taken during the event for news and publicity purposes by the official photographer and/or videographer, and may be used for print and on online/electronic platforms of Sesame Street Run. Sesame Street Run owns all rights to the photographs and video recordings. Don’t forget to give your BIGGEST smile!

What if I am injured before or during the run, or otherwise unable to finish the race?

If you experience any feelings or symptoms that seem very different than you expect, seek the attention of our medical staff and volunteers at the start and along all course water stations. Ambulance services are available if necessary and a sweeper bus for those unable to finish the run.

Will I get a finisher medal if i did not complete the run?

No. Finisher medals will only be given to participants who completed the run.

Will I get a E-certificate after the run?

Yes, please click here after the run.

Can my family and friends watch me run?

Definitely! We just ask that they stay behind the fencing/caution tape for safety purposes. We also ask them not to gather at the start and finish arch entry and exit point so as not to create a blockage for runners.

Can my family and friends attend the after run 50 years celebration?

Absolutely. We will have games, food, drinks, activity booths, all ready to partayyyyy. Non runners will need to purchase carnival ticket here.

Will I get a refund if the event is cancelled or postponed?

In the event of cancellation and/or postponement, there shall be no refunds of fees paid unless the Organiser deems fit to do so. The Organiser shall not be held liable for any inconveniences or losses that may occur. For further details, please refer to our Rules and Regulations.

Will I get a refund if I chose not to participate in the run after registering?

If an event is held as advertised, we cannot issue refunds. Make sure you are good to go before signing up. If for some reason you can’t make it to race day, at least come to the run kit collection Party, pick up your gear, and say hi to us

Can I transfer my run registration if I wish to withdraw from the run?

No. All run registrations are strictly non-transferable.

What if I have an ADA need?

If you have an ADA need, please email us at info@sesamestreetrun.com

What if I am pregnant?

It’s totally up to you and your doctor. We see a lot of pregnant runners at our races, and they’re the cutest ones out there! Take selfies with Cookie Monster and compare your belly with his.

What happens if there is bad weather?

A little rain won’t stop The Sunniest 5k. It even makes the weather cooler! If there are major weather warnings in your city during the weekend of the event, check the event’s social media pages for updates.

In the event of:

Rain - the event will NOT be cancelled due to rain alone. Race officials reserve the right to delay or shorten the race based on heavy rain.

Severe Weather (eg: lightning, tornado, high winds) - If there is severe weather, the race may be delayed as race officials consult public safety officers. If there is more than a reasonable delay, or if conditions persist, race officials reserve the right to shorten or cancel the race. The race will NOT be moved to an alternative date. Participants should seek safe shelter should severe weather develop during the race.

What should I bring?

  • Sunscreen
  • An appropriate swimsuit (just kidding)
  • Comfortable shoes! (pavement is hot and you'll be running)
  • Cash + cards for food and merchandise
  • Phone for the best selfies with Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby & friends!
  • All of your friends!

Is parking available?

We will publicize about parking and running schedules on our website and social media two weeks before the event date.

What do I wear?

What would you wear to a family fun run? Wear whatever you’re comfortable running in! We advise against wearing anything inappropriate for a family-friendly event.

How can I participate in sponsoring, performing, or being a vendor?

We’re always interested in partnering with companies and individuals that add value to our events! We have vendor booth spaces, sponsorship packages, and performer packages available. If interested, email us at info@sesamestreetrun.com

I am a social media influencer, volunteer, blogger, photographer, or videographer interested in attending the event?

Add to it your portfolio! Email us at info@sesamestreetrun.com to start the conversation! Can’t wait!

I lost something at the event, what do I do?

All lost items (except your lost kids) will be taken to our lost & found tent. If you’ve already left the venue, you can email us at info@sesamestreetrun.com to help find any missing objects!

What if I have a question which is not answered here?

Please email info@sesamestreetrun.com and we’ll get back to you with an answer.

Want Sesame Street Run to come to your city?

Email us at info@sesamestreetrun.com for suggestions. Hopefully, we can come soon!

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