Tamshui ‘Hip Hop Run’ to kick off on Dec. 28

The 9K road run organized by the New Taipei city government will kick off on Dec. 28. (Courtesy of New Taipei City Travel)
The 9K road run organized by the New Taipei city government will kick off on Dec. 28. (Courtesy of New Taipei City Travel)

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The 9K “Hip Hop Run,” organized by the New Taipei city government, will kick off at 4 p.m. on Dec. 28. The run will start and end at Light Rail Kanding Station (輕軌崁頂站) in Tamshui, New Taipei, and bring you throughout the Danhai Light Rail.

The 9K road run organized by the New Taipei city government will kick off on Dec. 28, starting from 4 p.m. along the Danhai Light Rail. (Courtesy of New Taipei City Travel)
The 9K road run organized by the New Taipei city government will kick off on Dec. 28, starting from 4 p.m. along the Danhai Light Rail. (Courtesy of New Taipei City Travel)

A notable feature of this event is that you will trace a double heart across the city when seen from above.

A notable feature of this event is that when viewed from above, the race follows a double heart. (Courtesy of New Taipei City Travel)
A notable feature of this event is that when viewed from above, the race follows a double heart. (Courtesy of New Taipei City Travel)

What’s more? After the run, you are invited to a hip hop concert, which will feature popular singers Julia Wu and BCW, to name just a few, starting at 6 p.m.

According to the Tourism Bureau (觀光局), you can win various gifts from the run, including a one-day free pass of the Danhai light rail, a medal, a headband, a towel, and a certificate.