The Deputy Director General (Promotion) of Tourism Malaysia Dato’ Haji Azizan Noordin launched the “Discover Malaysia by Bicycle Guidebook” in conjunction with the launch of the 4th Cuti-Cuti 1Malaysia Bike Ride@ Putrajaya programme at Dataran Putrajaya, Precinct 3.
In his speech, Dato’ Haji Azizan said that Tourism Malaysia has developed 74 cycling tourism packages for the guidebook in collaboration with 32 local tour agencies. He believes that the publication of the “Discover Malaysia by Bicycle Guidebook” will complete the Cuti-Cuti 1Malaysia Bike Ride@ Putrajaya programme, which has been an established brand among cycling enthusiasts in the country. This can be clearly seen from the 2,500 cycling enthusiasts from all over the country who were present for this annual event organized by Tourism Malaysia, with the support of Putrajaya Corporation.
The event was divided into three categories: 12km ‘Family Fun Ride’, 35km ‘Fun Ride Challenge’ and 300m ‘BMX Tourism Sprint.’ Other activities included exhibitions and a lucky draw. The Cuti-Cuti 1Malaysia Bike Ride@Putrajaya 2014 was sponsored by Felda Wellness Corporation, Roda Pantas, Cycling Malaysia, Harian Metro, Drive M7, Rapid Dino (M) Sdn Bhd, Jiwa Basikal, UFL & Deuter, Ciclista , JVC, Instyle Eyewears, Sen Aik Trading, Nestle, Grand Lexis Group and Sutera Harbour Hotel.