What are the event details?
There are 2 main parts to Love99:
Part 1: Virtual Walk
Walk 9.9km as a couple anytime, anywhere, from now to 26.12.2021.
Each person may walk 5km each, continuously or broken up in parts, where the combined distance of the couple should add up to 9.9km. A 5km walk takes about 1 hour to complete.
We encourage all to do the walk together as a couple.
Part 2: In Person Celebration of Commitment
Renew your commitment to each other on 12.12.2021 at Fort Canning. All guests to be present from 8:30am.
There are 2 supporting activities, which we encourage you to take part in:
Part 3: Learn – Gain relationship skills from our experts.
Part 4: Charity – Donate to and support our adopted charity, the Centre for Fathering.
How do we let Love99 know that we've completed our virtual walk as a couple?
We will email all participants an online link to a form:
- Upload the screenshot of your tracked walking distance (accumulating 9.9km) into the form. You may use any tracking app such as Strava, Run Keeper, etc.
- Our team will verify your submission and acknowledge it via email.
- Send us your finishing couple shot too. It’s optional but it’ll be fun!
What happens after we complete the walk?
You will receive a Love99 medal and t-shirt. Entitlements are based on the packages chosen during the event sign-up.
For those who choose to attend the in person Celebration of Commitment live show, you can attempt the walk on the day itself before or after the live show.
How does the renewal of commitment work?
After you complete the walk, you will receive a medal to symbolise the renewal of your commitment to each other.
You can also choose to attend the in person Celebration of Commitment live show, before or after your walk, to renew your commitment to each other. Slots are limited.
What is the dress code for doing the walk and the in person Celebration of Commitment?
Casual. Couples who are attempting the walk before or after the in person Celebration of Commitment live show may wear something comfortable to walk in.
You may also wear a couple attire to match your partner’s!
We highly recommend that you come in the Official Love99 t-shirt.
Must we be a married couple to join?
No. Love99 is for all married, engaged or dating couples. As long as you’re on a journey of love and commitment to each other, you’re welcome to join!
Singles may also partake in the event as a show of support. Slots are limited.
Is this a fund raising event?
No, Love99 is not a fund-raising event. Love99 is an initiative by a group of ordinary Singaporeans for Singapore to spark conversations about love.
Our supported charity, the Centre for Fathering, is an optional activity that participants can choose to contribute to. We have seen the good work that they have done over the years in strengthening parenthood and marriage in Singapore. 100% of the monies you donate via giving.sg goes directly to the Centre for Fathering. We do not handle any of the monies.
Click here to go to the donation page:
Who is Centre for Fathering
You can refer to https://love99.co/charity/ and also https://fathers.com.sg/ for more info
Centre for Fathering is a non-profit organisation founded in 2000 to promote active and involved fathering and address issues caused by fatherlessness in Singapore. The organisation aims to turn the hearts of children towards their fathers by empowering more fathers to be better role models and an enduring inspiration to their children. CFF is also the driving force behind two national initiatives, Dads For Life and Mums For Life.
Who is the Centre for Fathering?
The Centre for Fathering is a non-profit organisation founded in 2000 to promote active and involved fathering and address issues caused by fatherlessness in Singapore. The organisation aims to turn the hearts of children towards their fathers by empowering more fathers to be better role models and an enduring inspiration to their children.
It is also the driving force behind two national initiatives, Dads For Life and Mums For Life.
Can I bring my friends, kids, parents etc?
The walk is done virtually, anytime, anywhere, on your own till 26.12.2021. Please abide by the existing SMMs.
The in person Celebration of Commitment is on 12.12.2021. It has limited slots. Do email email@example.com to make arrangements for bringing guests. We will finalise the celebration based on the latest SMMs.
What is the learning part of this event about?
It is a process group guided by a counselor. These are called “process” groups because the therapist is overseeing a progression where one session builds upon the other. We will learn effective communications skills from the expert as well as from one another.
Is the learning part necessary to attend? When is it?
No, it is not. Spaces are limited. Please seize the opportunity to gain valuable insights about your relationship.
The process group sessions with The Psychotherapy Clinic and Encompassing take place on 20 Nov 2021 and 4 Dec 2021. Time: 2 – 6pm.
The programme with Relationship Studio begins with an Ask-Me-Anything live Facebook session with Cindy Leong, renowned relationship expert, on 24 Nov. She will answer questions about Enneagram. The actual Enneagram sessions will take place over two weekends. Currently, 11 Dec 2021 and 18 Dec 2021 are available. Please contact us to make arrangements.
Is this event for Singaporeans only? Can non Singaporeans join?
This event is for all who resides in Singapore. Singaporeans and non-Singaporeans alike.
When and where is the race pack collection?
It will be on 4.12.2021. We will update you on the physical race pack collection and briefing as soon as possible after considering the latest Covid-19 situation and measures.
Are you going to use my photos?
Yes we would need more photos to aid in our publiicity and marketing efforts. Do send us more of your photos.
How many couples would there be? Can my friends still sign up?
We aspire to have as many couples walking in the spirit of commitment and love on 12.12.2021. Do get the message out to couples who inspire you and let’s go on a journey together! For the in person live show, slots are limited.
What is refund policy?
Unfortunately, due to the nature of events in the Covid era, there will be no refunds. However the participant’s entitlements would still be given in accordance to the packages they signed up, if any unforeseen circumstances arises resulting in the cancellation of the in person physical part of the event. If the in person physical walk is unable to be activated, we would convert event into a virtual format and strive to make it as meaningful a experience as we can for the participants.
EDIT: the event is now converted to VIRTUAL WALK, lasting till 26/12/2021 and In-Person Celebration of Commitment Live Show ON 12/12/2021