Events with a magnitude of the BII Maybank Bali Marathon rely on the partnerships that they develop with their sponsors. Therefore it gives us great pleasure to introduce you to those sponsors that make this 2014 event happen.


BII is the owner and title sponsor of the BII Maybank Bali Marathon. BII, as the creator of Bali Marathon, is proud to initiate marathon running sport in Indonesia back in 2012 after being absent from the national calendar for almost 20 years. In 2014, BII continues its commitment to support the growing of marathon running in Indonesia. Continuing its longstanding tradition with the event, BII will host the race and its pre-event activities, including mini-marathon in Bali, screening of 2013 BMBM documentary movie and other activities.

BII was established on May 15, 1959. After earning foreign exchange bank status in 1988, BII listed its shares on Jakarta Stock Exchange and Surabaya Stock Exchange  in 1989 (now the Indonesia Stock Exchange or IDX). Since going public, BII has grown to become one of Indonesia’s leading local private banks.

As a part of Maybank Group, BII serves a full range of financial services to individual and corporate through SME, Global Wholesale Banking and Consumer business as well as automotive financing through our subsidiaries, WOM Finance for motorcycle and BII Finance for car financing.

To learn more about BII, please visit:
Website: www.bii.co.id
Facebook: biifriends
Twitter: @biifriends

Kompas Gramedia

Official Media Partner

Kompas Gramedia is delighted to be part of the BII Maybank Bali Marathon. This is the second year Kompas Gramedia supports the event. This year Kompas Gramedia, through its Kompas, The Jakarta Post, Tribun Bali, Bali Daily, Harian Bola, Tabloid Bola, Fortune, Kompas.com, Bolanews.com, Sonora, Bali FM, & Kompas TV support the publication of the event. The Group also provides its readers with coverage of the event.

Kompas Gramedia is an Indonesian media group (newspaper, bookshop, magazine, publishing, handbook, radio, television and online media). Its newspaper, Kompas, is not just the largest circulating printed media in Indonesia, but also is also the largest circulating newspaper in southeast Asia.

To learn more about Kompas Gramedia, please visit:
Website: http://www.kompasgramedia.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kompas-Gramedia/144773182320723
Twitter: https://twitter.com/KompasGramedia

Metro TV

Official TV Station

MetroTV is pleased to be part of the BII Maybank Bali Marathon. This is the third year MetroTV supports the event. This year MetroTV, through its 8-11 show, has invited Bali Marathon Team to present an update on the event to the viewers. MetroTV also provides its viewers with coverage of the event.

Metro TV is Indonesia's first 24-hour news channel. The station was established on 25 November 2000 and now has over 53 transmission sites all over the country. 

To learn more about MetroTV, please visit:
Website: www.metrotvnews.com
Facebook: id-id.facebook.com/metrotv
Twitter: @Metro_TV

Pocari Sweat

Official Drinks

Pocari Sweat is once again proud to provide isotonic drink and mineral water at the BII Maybank Bali Marathon. This is the 2nd year Pocari Sweat supports BII Maybank Bali Marathon. With its isotonic drink, Pocari Sweat will help runners to stay hydrated during and after the race. Isotonic drink is required for a race to maintain our body cells remain stable and ready (homeostatis). The Pocari Sweat Team will also ensure that runners will drink Pocari Sweat at 8° Celsius, which the ideal temperature for the body to absorb the liquid during the race.

Pocari Sweat is a Japan based isotonic drink manufactured by PT Omerta Indah Otsuka. 

To learn more about Pocari Sweat, please visit:
Website: www.pocarisweat.co.id 
Facebook: pocarisweat.indo
Twitter: @pocariID

Bali Safari

Official Race Venue

Bali Safari & Marine Park is once again proud to be the official event venue for the annual BII Maybank Bali Marathon 2014.

This the 3rd consecutive year that Bali Safari & Marine Park has supported the BII Maybank Bali Marathon event. All runners, families and spectators will be able to experience the race together with fun safari activities in the same uplifting setting.

The award-winning amusement park, Bali Safari & Marine Park is located in Gianyar, Bali. It’s part of Taman Safari Indonesia group and a member of WAZA (World Association of Zoo and Aquariums), SEAZA (South East Asian Zoo Association), CBSG (Conservation Breeding Specialist Group) as well as PKBSI (Indonesia Zoological Parks Association). Bali Safari & Marine Park is known as one of the front liners in wildlife conservation in Indonesia. It is actively involved in ensuring the future survival and well-being of many Indonesian animal species through engaging education and conservation programs such as the conservation and release of the Bali ynah, Sumatran elephant and Sumatran tiger.”

To learn more about Bali Safari & Marine Park, please visit:
Website: www.balisafarimarinepark.com
Facebook: balisafarimarinepark
Twitter: @balisafari

Mara River Safari Lodge – the nearest hotel to the race!

Mara River Safari Lodge is just a few steps away from the starting point of this year’s BII Maybank Bali Marathon. It is strategically located in the heart of Bali Safari & Marine Park and is the only hotel of its kind on the island. Special rates are available exclusively for BII cardholders from 10th to 15th September 2014. Visit marariversafarilodge.com for further details.

Mara River Safari Lodge offers a unique holiday experience in the middle of a wildlife environment. Take pleasure in African panorama and beautiful creatures such as zebra, rhinos and giraffe from your balcony framed by breathtaking views of Bali's sacred Mount Agung. Get up close and personal with nature as you find your own inner peace. This promises to be one of the most incredible moments of your life.

Enjoy friendly Balinese hospitality in the middle of the wilderness.

New Balance

Official Apparel

Year 2014 marks the second year of New Balance support for BII Maybank Bali Marathon. New Balance continues its commitment to the spirit of the marathon. In continues its longstanding tradition with the Bali Marathon, New Balance is proud to supply high quality running shirt for Bali Marathon to the runners. New Balance also provides special price and discount for the participants of Bali Marathon.

New Balance is an American footwear manufacturer based in United States of America. The company was founded in 1906 as the "New Balance Arch Support Company" and is one of the world's major sports footwear manufacturers. New Balance products in Indonesia are provided by PT Mitra Adi Perkasa Tbk.

To learn more about New Balance, please visit:
Website: http://www.planetsports.net/newbalance-all
Facebook: NewBalanceIndo
Twitter: @NewBalanceIndo

Batik Air

Official Airways

Batik Air is delighted to be part of the BII Maybank Bali Marathon. This is the first time Batik Air supports the event by providing air transportation for the event.

Batik Air a scheduled Indonesian premium airline, part of Lion Air, which made its maiden flight on May 3, 2013.

Batik Air has permits and approval to serve 66 domestic routes and 20 international routes. Batik Air plans to use the wide-bodied jet suitable for long-haul international routes in 2015, such as the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.

To learn more about Batik Air, please visit:
Website: http://www.batikair.com/
Facebook: Batik Air Indonesia
Twitter: https://twitter.com/BatikAir

Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort

Race Expo Venue

This is the first year Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort become part of the BII Maybank Bali Marathon. Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort will be the venue for the race pack collection and expo of the Bali Marathon sponsors.

Do not miss painting exhibition with theme “Marathon in Balinese Culture” during the race expo.  The paintings are made by students from 24 elementary schools along the Gianyar race course. You can also buy the painting through auction method at (www.balimarathon.com) which all proceeds will be donated to support education in Gianyar, Bali.

Why don’t you run and get a captivatingBali Marathon memorabilia and also donate for something noble?

Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua will also host the carbo-loading dinner for the runners, sponsors and organizer.

Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort is a 5-stars luxury hotel located in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia. It is part of Sofitel Luxury Hotels is a French luxury hotel chain under Accor.

Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort has 415 rooms including 17 private villas. The hotel also have a ballroom, five meeting rooms, a multi-function room, two restaurants, two bars and lounges as well as wellness facilities.

Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort hosted the APEC Summit in September 2013 which was attended by many state leaders, ministers, diplomats and high-ranking officials of global organizations and CEOs of international corporations.

To learn more about Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort, please visit:
Website: http://www.sofitel.com/gb/hotel-9078-sofitel-bali-nusa-dua-beach-resort-/index.shtml

Avrist Assurance

Insurance Provider

2014 is the first year Avrist Assurance (Avrist) supports BII Maybank Bali Marathon. During the race day, Avrist will provide maximum protection amounting to IDR 100 million in the form of life insurance as well as permanent disability insurance. Avrist will also provide in-patient benefits amounting to IDR 5 million (max. 3 days coverage) to all qualified BII Maybank Bali Marathon 2014 participants.

Please make sure you get Avrist’s gift and flyer which contain explanations of Avrist protection benefits in your race bag.

PT Avrist Assurance (Avrist), a joint-venture life insurance company in Indonesia, was established in 1975 and very proud of 39 years track record of demonstrating financial strength and growth in providing life insurance, accident & health, sharia, credit life and pension services to both individuals and corporate clients through a multi-channel distribution strategy. With over 6.000 agents and over 450 employees spread across the country, and supported by 49 sales offices nationwide. (Based on corporate data per June 2014).

Avrist is life insurance company in Indonesia backed by international financial institution, namely its joint venture partner Meiji Yasuda Life (Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company), one of the life insurance market leaders in Japan with more than 130 years experiences. With its strong vision to have “An Avrist policy in every Indonesian household”, Avrist is committed to advancing a rewarding life for its employees, partners and customers.

Reinforcing its formation in financial business, Avrist has developing its business strategy into Avrist Total Solution (ATS) “Many Needs, One Solution”. ATS provides comprehensive and optimal financial services through Avrist Assurance and its subsidiaries, which are Avrist Pension in retirement planning, Avrist General Insurance for assets and properties protection, Avrist Asset Management for asset management and investment, and Avrist Sharia (business unit) for life protection based on Sharia principles.

To learn more about Avrist Assurance, please visit:
Website: www.avrist.com
Facebook: Avrist Assurance
Twitter : avristian