Nakawan Ultra is a unique endurance running event that explores tourist spots in Perlis, known for its scenic Nakawan Range. The event, named after the limestone range, takes place biennially.

The Nakawan Ultra event marks the culmination of endurance running in Malaysia, welcoming participants from both domestic and international. Taking place in the areas surrounding Sungai Batu Pahat, Kangar, and sections of the Nakawan Range, this program is inclusive and inviting to all.

The Nakawan Ultra's theme is 'Runcation,' which is running while on holiday in the State of Perlis in conjunction with the Visit Perlis 2024-25.

Race Category for 2022 Edition

Distance Category Age Group
50 km Superb Senior 50 years old & above
Senior 40-49 years old
Open 18-39 years old
25 km Superb Senior 50 years old & above
Senior 40-49 years old
Open 18-39 years old
10 km Superb Senior 50 years old & above
Senior 40-49 years old
Open 18-39 years old
Junior 12-17 years old
5 km Open 7 years old & above

View 2022 Edition Results