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Lure of mass sports events is here to stay

SATURATION POINT? NOT QUITE: The Standard Chartered Marathon Singapore being flagged off last year. Of late, the Republic has been hosting a series of mass runs, drawing tens of thousands of participants.


IT was about seven years ago when Chris Robb had a hunch that the running scene in Singapore was reaching its saturation point, such was the high number of events here that he felt there was little room for further growth.

At that time, the managing director of Spectrum...

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