WE ARE MOMENTS MAKERS

Creative at heart, pioneering by nature.

Based in Ho Chi Minh City with over five years of proven experience, Pulse Active has pioneered the sports-tourism and lifestyle-entertainment events industry in Vietnam. We specialize in creating exciting platforms aimed at a wide range of people and places, ensuring that we are capable of crafting events purpose-built for anyone, anywhere.

Since our birth in 2013, we have flawlessly delivered numerous brand activations through events which seamlessly combine sport and entertainment. Along the way, we have created and maintained enduring relationships with governments, brands, agencies and media, both nationwide and across Southeast Asia.

We strive to encourage people to engage in a more active, healthy lifestyle through meaningful, memorable experiences.

OUR NUMBERS
  • Years of Experience
  • +Events Held
  • K+Participants
  • Cities
  • +International Artists
  • +Local Artists
  • +Brands we worked with
  • KViews on Youtube

In House

360º
Ecosystem

Creating moments since 2013...

OUR
MILESTONES
2013

PULSE ACTIVE ESTABLISHED

Bady Pham and Phillip Nguyen joined forces to encourage a more active & healthy lifestyle among Vietnamese.

A MARATHON WAS BROUGHT BACK TO HO CHI MINH CITY, NAMED AS HCMC RUN 

Our first city run was organized in Ho Chi Minh City, specifically in Phu My Hung. It targeted beginners and aimed to develop the local running community. Although only short distances were offered (3km, 5km & 10km), Chronotrack, a chip timing system, was brought to Vietnam for the first time.

 

2014

COLOR ME RUN WAS HELD FOR THE 1ST TIME EVER & AWARDED AS MOST TALKED EVENT BY BUZZMETRIC

A new running event  concept was brought to Vietnam, fusing music, colored powder & running.  It went on to become a phenomenon, a must-attend festival in Vietnam, especially among millennials. Kelly Rowland and Suboi were the

DANANG INTERNATIONAL MARATHON HOLD BY PULSE ACTIVE

Vietnam’s first international marathon at the time, it was also the first national race to be certified by AIMS and become a Boston Marathon Qualifier.

PRISMA – THE NIGHT RUN IS LAUNCHED

Our first night running event was held in Ho Chi Minh City, offering much more than a race, with artists performing on stage, along with stunning visuals, lights and sound effects.

 

2015

ZEDD – TRUE COLORS TOUR ARRIVES TO HCMC

Pulse Active steps  on the international artists tour license industry by bringing the well known electronic producer,  Zedd.

COLOR ME RUN EXPANDS TO 3 CITIES & LISTED AS 3 MOST INFLUENTIAL EVENTS IN VIETNAM BY WECHOICE

The event double its participation in HCMC and due to its high demand PA expands further to Hanoi and Danang. City.

HCMC RUN – 21KM ADDITION

After a first successful edition, the race is held again adding the half marathon distance.

CO-ORGANIZER OF BATTLE OF THE YEAR VIETNAM (BOTY)

Pulse Active organizes the battle of the year in Ho Chi Minh City

2016

PULSE BECOMES “CHALLENGE FAMILY TRIATHLON” LICENSE HOLDER FOR INDOCHINA & ORGANIZE 1ST CHALLENGE FAMILY TRIATHLON RACE IN VIETNAM

We joined the triathlon industry by cooperating with The Challenge Triathlon Family,  the global race series. The event was held in Nha Trang.

CHALLENGE VIETNAM WON THE BEST INAUGURAL LONG COURSE TRIATHLON IN ASIA BY ASIATRI

 

2017

HCMC RUN RENAMES TO HCMC MARATHON

Following a tradition from 1992, our run was renamed to the Ho Chi Minh City Marathon, and we added the full marathon distance (42km).

LE FRUIT TRIATHLON IS BACK WITH ITS 15TH EDITION

Created in 2002, Le Fruit Triathlon is the longest standing multi-sport event and the unique off-road triathlon organized in Vietnam. In 2017, Pulse Active worked together with the Le Fruit team in order to bring back the event, having a very successful race held in Vung Tau.

THE CHAINSMOKERS – MEMORIES…DO NOT OPEN TOUR HOLD IN HCMC

We brought the award-winning EDM duo to Vietnam, with HCMC acting as a destination on the Memories….Do Not Open Tour.

2018

COLOR ME RUN – 5 YEARS ANNIVERSARY

This event’s popularity continued to surge, attracting over 13,0000 participants. It is without a doubt the most popular paid mass scale event in Vietnam.

SPIA ASIA AWARDS MANULIFE DANANG INTERNATIONAL MARATHON & COLOR ME RUN FOR THE FOLLOWING ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS: 

  • Top 10 in the best international sport event of the year (bySPIA)
  • Manulife danang international marathon: top 10 in the best mass participation event of the year (by SPIA)
  • Color me run: top 10 in the best mass participation event of the year (by SPIA)

 

 

2019

HCMC MARATHON IS OFFICIALLY LISTED IN THE VIETNAM NATIONAL ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIP. 

HCMC MARATHON IS LISTED AS “THE HCMC NEW YEAR’S CELEBRATION” EVENTS AND BECOME THE TRADITIONAL EVENT OF HO CHI MINH CITY. 

PULSE ACTIVE IS AWARDED FOR THE IMPACT OF SPORTS DEVELOPMENT BY DANANG CITY. 

 

 

 

 

We are proud to have received continued recognition from the government, as well as private and public organizations. Our programs have been acknowledged numerous times for their economic impact and social contributions to the cities they are held in.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS