UNS – Taking part in UNS 41st anniversary celebration, Resimen Mahasiswa Satuan 905 Jagal Abilawa (Menwa) of Universitas Sebelas Maret (UNS) held 11 K race on Sunday (12/3/2017). There were 1600 participants joining, divided into 6 categories: Resimen Mahasiswa, TNI/Polri, male, female, and student.
Ravik Karsidi, UNS rector, and Achmad Purnomo, vice mayor of Surakarta, were invited to this annual agenda. Stated in their welcoming speech, Ravik and Achmad did support the event.
“We need to continue the 11K race in the next year. We hope that this event can be an annual agenda in Solo and known by all people,” said Purnomo.
Route of this race started from the Main Office dr. Prakosa to the back gate of UNS. It was continued to Ki Hajar Dewantara street, Koloner Sutarto street, Mangonsidi street, Arifin Sudirman street, Kyai Gede Sala street, Kapten Mulyadi Street, RE Martadinata street, Juanda street, then Jurug zoo, and finished on the main gate of UNS.
“I am excited to participate in this race. It’s not just a beneficial sport event, it can also maintain a friendship among TNI, people, and also UNS academicians,” said Sujarwo, a participant of the race.
Besides race, there were also some performances and interesting door prizes. The fastest runner for male category was Nur Sodik from Imogiri. He took 35.42 minutes to reach the finish line. TNI category was won by Rudi Febriade, who only needed 35.59 minutes, and the 1st winner title in student category was given to Hafid Alfiandra from SMK Batur Jaya. He took 38.12 minutes. humas-red.uns/Isn/Eln/Ref