How to join MURA as a member ?

MURA is having a two tiers membership:

  1. Ordinary members – you have ran successfully an ultra-marathon at least once in the last two years prior to application.
  2. Associate members -you have ran successfully a full marathon and no ultra-marathon in the last year prior to application.

We encourage people to join MURA so that that we can together grow the ultra running community in Malaysia. The associate membership is for runners who are planning to run an ultra-marathon and want to be part of our wider ultra-running community.

Membership Criteria – ordinary membership

If you’ve already completed an ultra race of at least 50k in the last two years, you’re qualified to be a MURA ordinary member!! The admission criteria are:

  1. Malaysian citizen;
  2. Malaysian resident who has residency or work/dependant permit in Malaysia at the time of application;
  3. Having completed an ultra race of 50 k or above in the two years of admission as member;
  4. Each ultra race will be valid for 2 years to maintain the membership status;
  5. Members will be required to complete at least an ultra race of at least 50k in distance within 2 years of the validity of their membership;
  6. Membership fees will be set by the Annual General Meeting of MURA, currently RM 50 for a period of 1 year from joining date

Membership Criteria – associate membership

If you’ve already completed a full marathon (42.195 km) in the last one year, you’re qualified to be an associate MURA member!! The admission criteria are:

  1. Malaysian citizen;
  2. Malaysian resident who has residency or work/dependant permit in Malaysia at the time of application;
  3. Having completed a full marathon (42.195 km) in the year prior to admission as associate member;
  4. Each race will be valid for 2 years to maintain the membership status;
  5. Membership fees will be set by the Annual General Meeting of MURA, currently RM 50 for a period of 1 year from joining date

As soon as you have completed successfully an ultra-marathon, your membership will be upgraded from associate to ordinary member and you will be entitled to all ordinary members benefits.

Joining MURA

Please follow the steps below to register as a member of MURA.

  1. Prepare softcopy of your passport size photo, e-certificate for your longest race (full marathon or ultra race).
  2. Fill in the form below
  3. After filling the form, proceed to payment of your membership fee to the MURA bank account provided to you
  4. Email the payment receipt to registration@mura.com.my – it needs to show the date of transaction, successful status and the MURA bank account (fully) and the amount.
  5. Membership application will be processed within a week.
  6. Once processed, you will receive your Membership details and payment receipt.

For runners applying and paying for the fee despite not meeting the criteria for membership, we will strive our best to refund the paid amount (if any) after 4 weeks processing.