A popular sport that has become a lifestyle amongst Malaysians, the 24th edition slogan -- Sports Unite, Cycling Contributes -- seeks to emphasis the importance of unity via the sport of cycling. It is much more than just a cycle race. The theme defines and promotes the people and masses to “ride together’ regardless of their ideologies, race and background in the spirit of unity and camaraderie. It is about creating Passion, Excitement, Unity and a sense of Pride of participating in yet another renowned international event.