Salonpas Ho Chi Minh City Marathon – 9th edition has kicked off. This 2022 New Year Race will mark the milestone of 30 years of the city running movement and expect to welcome 10,000 runners to participate.


Salonpas HCMC Marathon 2022 – 9th edition will take place on Jan 9, 2022. After the last eight editions, the marathon has been an annual event for thousands of runners to kick off an dynamic and exciting New Year.

The year of 2022 marks the milestone of 30 years of the Ho Chi Minh City Marathon movement from its first edition ever in 1992. There were more than 200 runners ran this first race.

Ho Chi Minh City Marathon is one of the events that helps the city’s fitness and sport movement grow stronger and better everyday, encourage the citizens to live more active and healthier. In the 9th edition this year, the Marathon will have some changes which aim to sharpen up the race’s setup and improve the runners’ experiences. The Full Marathon distance will change the Cut-off time of 7 hours to 6 hours, and there will be 500m Fun Run for kids age 3-6.

Ho Chi Minh City Marathon – Salonpas HCMC Marathon brought to you by Pulse Active takes place in January every beginning of the year with thousands of runners to run and celebrate the new year.

The registration is now available at:


Information about Title Sponsor – Salonpas

Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Corporation was founded in 1847 and has become one of Japan’s leading pharmaceutical companies, focusing on pain relief patches. Our flagship product, SALONPAS, is a pioneer in the field of transdermal patches which is registered in more than 100 countries over the world. We are putting effort into improving the quality of life for people around the world by completing our mission “Promoting Patch Treatment Culture Worldwide”.

In Vietnam, Hisamitsu is proud to reach the 25th anniversary in 2020 that Salonpas is officially manufacturing and trading in Vietnam. Also, those are 25 years that we have received great love from our dear Vietnamese customers.

Information about the Organizer – Pulse Active

Pulse Active – The organizer aims to bring the race to more runners not only in Vietnam but also around the world, contributing to the running community. With the new campaign “More than a race”, HCMC Marathon is where runners are inspired and inspire the other in starting a new year by achieving new goals. Additionally, for HCMC Marathon is on its way to accomplishing the “Road to 10” journey, celebrating the 10-year edition. Each year represents a relentless amount of effort from everyone involved and HCMC Marathon hopes to witness more generations of runners to break the existing records and be able to compete with many other international athletes.

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