Jakarta, 11 October 2019 --- With a spirit that transcends time and space, BNI ITB Ultra Marathon 2019 now starts from its starting point, BNI Head Office at Jalan Jenderal Sudirman, Jakarta. The spirit of this competition far exceeds the basic goal of running, which is to pursue a fit body, but also intends to make an appropriate contribution to higher education in Indonesia to be more qualified and highly competitive.
Ultra Marathon runners start to explore from zero point to reach the 200th kilometer at ITB Campus, Bandung, around three days two nights (11 – 13 Oktober 2019), and hope to contribute to the best education in one of the oldest universities in Indonesia. For this reason, this competition is labeled BNI ITB Ultra Marathon - Tribute To ITB.
In this year's competition runners get richer experience. Because in addition to following a longer route than last year, the runners were also introduced to Link Aja, a digital payment application that is now being developed by a combination of several SOEs.
BNI ITB Ultra Marathon 2019 is divided into various competition categories, namely Individual 200K, 200K Relay 2, 200K Relay 4, 200K Relay 9, and 200K Relay 18, and 5K Fun Run. This year the total number of participants reached more than 6,000. They were released by the Vice Chancellor of ITB, Wawan Gunawan, the Chairman of Institut Teknology Bandung Alumni Association (IA-ITB), Ridwan Djamaluddin, the Chairman the Solidarity Forever Foundation, Susilo Siswoutomo, the Deputy Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources of the Republic of Indonesia, Arcandra Tahar, the Deputy of Financial Services Business, Survey Services, and Consultant of SOEs Ministry, Gatot Trihargo, the President Director of BNI, Achmad Baiquni, the Institutional Relations Director of BNI, Adi Sulistyowati, and the Board of Directors and Commissioners of BNI. Also present was the senior runner, legend in BNI ITB Ultra Marathon, as well as the Committee Chairman of ITB Ultra Marathon BNI 2019, Gatot Sudariyono.
Susilo Siswoutomo said that the ultra marathon spirit continues to inspire the Solidarity Forever Foundation to raise funds in unusual ways. The ways that represent the spirit of an ultra runner who not only works all out and never gives up, but also does it cheerfully. This event was also a gathering among ITB alumni members, through an activity that could involve and entertain many of them.
"We want to transmit the spirit of a Gatot Sudariyono who runs ultra to do glory, which in this case is to help our beloved ITB alma mater. We want all alumni to do their best in this ultra marathon event. We want all alumni to contribute according to their abilities. Who can run, please run. Those who are able to make donations, let's give our respective donations," he said.
Adi Sulistyowati, who is familiarly called Susi, welcomes at the Grha BNI Building which is the starting point for the ITB Ultra Marathon 200 Km Jakarta - Bandung. This year's implementation is the third time.
"Good physical preparation from afar is very much needed to participate in this marathon. BNI and the committee have also prepared escort and medical team for the convenience and safety of participants. See you at the Finish Line at ITB Ganesha Campus Bandung," said Susi.
Excitement of BNI Extended Family
BNI and its subsidiaries are not left behind in preparing various promos that enliven the ITB Ultra Marathon BNI 2019 competition series. Various attractive offers include bonus programs of up to 2,600 points for the first 10,000 people by activating BNI mobile banking, transactions in BNI mobile banking, and BNI registration. The promo period is September to December 2019.
BNI Tapenas Program, namely the opportunity to get a shopping voucher worth Rp 100,000 + Gadget according to the choice for an Opening Account of Semarak Tapenas. And get a voucher valued at Rp 50,000 for every Regular Tapenas account opening at the BNI ITB Ultra Marathon 2019 Event.
The official merchandise purchasing program is no less interesting, namely the opportunity to get a 10% cashback of up to Rp 100,000 for a minimum accumulated transaction of Rp 200,000 with a BNI Credit Card and Debit Card at the Start and Finish Venue of BNI-ITB Ultra Marathon 200K.
Cashback program of up to Rp 1,000,000 for each application of BNI-ITB Credit Card. This program is valid for any applicant submitting BNI-ITB Credit Card application through BNI Direct Sales officer during the series of BNI-ITB Ultra Marathon 200K. For every application that is approved, you will get 5% cashback (maximum cashback given is Rp 1,000,000) for a minimum accumulated transaction of IDR 2,000,000 with BNI-ITB Credit Card anywhere until 31 December 2019.
BNI’s subsidiary, namely BNI Asset Management prepares cashback program in the form of ITB Harmoni BNI-AM Mutual Fund of Rp 100,000 by buying ITB Harmoni BNI-AM Mutual Funds worth Rp 1,000,000 only for the first 100 people and get an interesting gimmick by buying ITB Harmoni BNI-AM Mutual Funds worth Rp 500,000 for only the first 50 people.
This Mutual Fund purchase can be purchased through Invisee as a BNI Asset Management partner by means of an online platform. Promo can be seen at https://www.invisee.com/#promo/PBNIAM02 at Invisee or by visiting BNI Asset Management booth at ITB Bandung campus.
Starting from Rp 100,000, investors can already invest in Mutual Funds. By investing in ITB Harmoni BNI-AM Mutual Funds, in addition to getting investment returns and at the same time contributing to developing ITB Endowment Funds.
As for BNI Syariah, provides a program that gives the opportunity to get a Direct Gift Tumbler for every BNI Syariah savings opening with a minimum initial deposit of Rp 100,000 (valid for the first 100 people), get 0% installments up to 12 months to purchase a Brompton bicycle at Spin Warrior & attractive gifts for every application for iB Hasanah Card with complete documents.
In addition, enjoy Fleksi Gowes and Fleksi Umroh at the BNI ITB Ultra Marathon 2019 event and hajj registration with Kopnus and Amitra or registration to End of Year Umrah with NRA and Albilad and get various attractive offers.
Meanwhile BNI Life provides attractive merchandises for each opening of BNI Life policy on 13 October 2019 at ITB Bandung. Then there is also a Free Health Check on 13 October 2019 at ITB Campus, Bandung, which will take place at 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Free health check in the form of examinations of blood sugar, cholesterol, gout, blood pressure, and a doctor's consultation corner.
And not to forget, the special program for ITB alumni, the BNI+ Program. Where every opening of BNI Taplus with a BNI-IA ITB combo debit card and with the initial deposit then increased the balance up to Rp 2 million, will have the opportunity to get points bonus up to 10,000. This promo period lasts until 3 December 2019.
50% Cashback Weekend Festival Program from LinkAja which is valid in more than 40 well-known merchants. The promo period is valid every Saturday & Sunday from 1 October to 31 December 2019. For more information, visit the website www.linkaja.id.
For more information, please contact:
Corporate Secretary BNI