Road Runners: Nighttime barefoot racing latest pandemic trend to take off in Indonesia

Road Runners: Nighttime barefoot racing latest pandemic trend to take off in Indonesia

Road Runners: Nighttime barefoot racing latest pandemic trend to take off in Indonesia


Street racing is indeed pre-pandemic, and a few children round Indonesia have popularized a more physically demanding hobby/illegal action to fight pandemic boredom: night barefoot racing.The races are the rage since at least August across various parts of Indonesia, together with footage coming from across the Greater Jakarta Area and even as much as from Pematangsiantar, North Sumatra.

From what we've accumulated, these races normally occur late in the evenings, on roads or highways which are not in empty or service.  Each race includes 2 runners searching for glory on a temporary trail that stretches round 50-100 meters, frequently with big, rowdy audiences with bets to the race.  And the runners race .Popular as they have been, these occasions are packed with audiences that aren't just maintaining their distance from one another.  

From the movies we have seen, a number appear to be maskless, also. Because these events possibly bear health dangers -- we're in the center of a pandemic, even after all ⁠-- and may disturb local residents, governments have lately begun trickling down on the races.Authorities in Cipondoh district distributed a race held in Fortune Graha Raya roundabout in North Serpong on Wednesday midnight, with allegedly over 100 billion individuals  in presence. In accordance with Ciledug sub-precinct chief Ali Zusron, the race has been held after it had been initiated from the suspects. 

"Their motive was to use their spare time in order that they do not get bored throughout the COVID-19 pandemic," Ali stated now.  Rhino, that heads Cipondoh sub-precinct's crime investigation unit, said authorities will research allegations of gaming  from the races.

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