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December 05, 2023

Sun Life Fun Run Presents:Pokémon Run Hong Kong 2024 Embark on your Pokémon Run Adventure! Calling all Pokémon fans to the Meet & Greet!

Embark on your Pokémon Run Adventure!
Calling all Pokémon fans to the Meet & Greet!
Registration Starts Today 

Pokémon has been capturing the hearts of millions of fans of all ages. Now, you have the chance to become part of incredible adventure and embark on the thrilling Pokémon Run!

Organized by Running Aces Event Limited under the official authorization, and proudly sponsored by Sun Life, get ready for the“Sun Life Fun Run Presents: Pokémon Run Hong Kong 2024”that will sweep the Pokémon craze across Hong Kong! This exciting event will take place on Sunday, March 17, 2024, at the Hong Kong Science Park.

Registration for this extraordinary adventure starts today. Each participant will not only receive an exquisitely designed Pokémon Run Race Pack filled with delightful goodies but also an event promo card featuring Rapidash.


Join hands with Sun Life to help people live healthier lives

Sun Life strongly supports the development of sports in Hong Kong and is pleased to title sponsor the "Sun Life Fun Run Presents: Pokémon Run Hong Kong 2024" this year, adhering to its commitment to promoting sustainable development and empowering individuals to live healthy lives.

Sun Life has continually advocated care and support for the disadvantaged in the community. Therefore, when registering for the event runners can opt to make a voluntary donation to Hong Kong Rehabilitation Power, a charitable rehabilitation service organization, to help improve rehabilitation services for people with physical and hearing disabilities, chronic diseases, and mental illnesses. On the other hand, Sun Life will make a donation to Diabetes Hongkong through this event, promoting the awareness, prevention, care and research of diabetes to help build stronger and healthier communities. 

Irene Ho, Chief Marketing Officer of Sun Life Hong Kong Limited said, "Sun Life has spared no effort in helping to build a healthier community over past decades. This title sponsorship of " Sun Life Fun Run Presents: Pokémon Run Hong Kong 2024" reaffirms that our brand promise of empowering individuals to live healthier lives and furthers our mission of supporting the community and promoting sustainable development. This extraordinary event allows parents and children to participate together, nurturing their physical well-being and promoting active lifestyles. At the same time, the event aims to support the people in need in the community and educate our next generation to uphold the spirit of giving and care.”

Starting from this month, there will be a series of exciting activities, allowing the public to enjoy the festive atmosphere. Pokémon Roadshow will appear in Causeway Bay and Tsim Sha Tsui on the weekends later this month, enabling families to play fun mini games to win Pokémon souvenirs and take photos with Pikachu!

In addition to that, Pokémon Treasure Hunt will be held in January next year, inviting the public to explore different checkpoints in the community to capture all Pokémons hiding in our corners and win Pokémon prizes!


Early Bird Offer - Pikachu Storage Box

Registration for "Pokémon Run Hong Kong 2024" opens on December 5 2023 10:30am#. Participants who register successfully on the first 4 days (December 5 - December 8 2023) will receive a special early bird gift Pikachu Storage Box. You won't want to miss out on this fantastic opportunity. Register early to secure your spot and get your hands on this adorable Pikachu storage box.


Symbol of Success - Pokémon Finisher Medal

Pokémon Run event offers three different race distances and various categories for participants to choose from. These include the 5km and 3km individual categories, as well as the Team of 2 category for both distances. We highly recommend joining the Team of 2 category, where you can participate with your friend/family and enjoy the fun of Pokémon Run together, creating unforgettable memories. For a shorter distance of 1.5km, you can choose between the individual category or the Family Team of 2 category, which is perfect for adults teaming up with children aged 3 or above to enjoy a family sports experience.

All participants who complete the race will receive an e-certificate of completion and a Pokémon Finisher Medal. This medal features the iconic red and white Poké Ball along with a cute running Pikachu design, making it a delightful collector's item. Are you all ready to embark on an adventure with Pokémon?


 Victory Cup - First Group of the 5km Race

The First Group of the 5km race is perfect for runners who are eager to test their limits. The event offers three age categories within the First Group of the 5km race (starting at 8:00 am), where participants compete for the top three positions based on age and gender. Both the male and female categories are further divided into three age groups: Evolution Group (16-34 years old), Talent Group (35-44 years old), and Powerful Group (45 years old or above).


Pokémon Run Carnival 

This year, Pokémon Run will feature a "Pokémon Run Carnival" and a Pokémon Meet and Greet session, where participants will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with Sprigatito, Fuecoco, and Quaxly! And of course, Pikachu will be there to meet and greet the attendees. Let’s find out how many Pikachu you will meet on the event day!

Moreover, there will be multiple Pokémon game booths that will immerse everyone in the festive vibe of the Pokémon Carnival. There will also be a 6-meter-tall inflatable Pikachu, along with other inflatable Pokémon and Pokémon photo spots. Pokémon fans, you definitely don't want to miss out on all the excitement!

#The event is subject to terms and conditions issued by the Event Organizer. 


About Title Sponsor – Sun Life Hong Kong

Sun Life is a leading international financial services organization providing asset management, wealth, insurance and health solutions to individual and institutional Clients. Sun Life has operations in a number of markets worldwide, including Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, India, China, Australia, Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Bermuda. As of September 30, 2023, Sun Life had total assets under management of C$1.37 trillion. For more information, please visit

Sun Life Financial Inc. trades on the Toronto (TSX), New York (NYSE) and Philippine (PSE) stock exchanges under the ticker symbol SLF. Sun Life Financial Inc. is the holding company of Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada. Sun Life Hong Kong Limited (Incorporated in Bermuda with limited liability) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada. 

About Organizer -  Running Aces Event Limited

Running Aces Event Limited (R-aces) is a professional event planning and consulting company, which specializes in hosting and operating character runs and road closure races around Asia. R-aces looks forward to working with you to plan every outstanding event, we provide diversified services including creating & strengthening event ideas, developing & operating execution plans, approaching sponsors and promoting events.