JAKARTA - The Provincial Government (Pemprov) of DKI Jakarta organizes the Jakarta Museum Marathon (JMM) Smart Race 2019. The event is managed by the Jakarta City Government Tourism and Culture Office for tourism promotion, especially the museum in Jakarta held on August 3-4, 2019.
"This is an edusports tourism activity. Integrating tourism, education and sports," said Head of the Jakarta City Government Tourism and Culture Office, Edy Junaedi, Friday (5/7) as reported by the Jakarta news agency.
Edy explained, JMM Smart Race was also open to participants from abroad. Registration starts on July 5, 2019.
"Open to the public and free. We hope that through this activity more and more domestic and foreign tourists will come to Jakarta," he explained.
He also hopes that all participants will also be able to become tourism ambassadors to further promote museums or historic sites in Jakarta.
"No less important, Disparbud invites the public to get more used to using public transportation," said Edy.
Head of the DKI Jakarta Destination and Marketing and Disparbud Division, Hari Wibowo added, the use of Instagram social media is a registration requirement. Each participant is required to have an Instagram account and active users.
Every participant, continued Hari is obliged to upload their activities when visiting and passing through the museum. As well as historical places to their Instagram, "he said.
Hari continued, in the implementation of the JMM Smart Race games will also be held as an evaluation point to determine the race winner. In the games there are instructions that become education for participants to be able to understand the museum, history, and culture.
"We prepared a prize worth hundreds of millions of rupiah for the winner. In addition, all participants will be given medals," Hari said. (Yunita Permata Fitri)