22nd July 2017, TERENGGANU
Jointly organized by LPT2 Sdn Bhd, Terengganu State Government and the Malaysian Highway Authority, the event saw 1,200 cyclists turning up along the East Coast Highway 2 (LPT2) in Perasing. The event was aimed to boost cycling as a healthy activity and was held in conjunction with Visit Beautiful Terengganu 2017 as well as a precursor for the Merdeka Day.
Flagged off at 7am, enthusiastic riders got ready at the starting point, rest and recreation area of Perasing, the event comprised three categories, namely the 92km for road bikes with 500 cyclists, 55km for mountain bikes with 600 riders and a 10km VIP event for 100 participants.
Other than that, an additional “Pedlars Jamboree” was held a day before the De Perasing Ride at LPT2 where 300 participants gathered and camped overnight at the rest and recreation area.