Run United 1 2014


The 2014 RunRio Trilogy/Run United Series kicks-off with the first leg, the 2014 Run United 1. Here now are the details, read on!

March 16, 2014
SM Mall of Asia


ALL race categories will have the SM Mall of Asia as its Start and Finish line venue


Registration will be via Prepaid Cards.


Prepaid cards can be purchased at the following stores from 12:00NN to 8:00PM Monday to Sunday starting February 8, 2014


Online Registration*: from January 31, 2014 

Click here for the Online Registration LINK 



*For online registrants: singlet will be provided during the race kit collection, sizes option will be available online on a first-come, first-served basis.
*For in-store registrants: singlet will be given upon registration, sizes will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Singlet and finishers shirt sizes will be available for fitting.



Get a chance to own your very own Active Health branded limited edition Run United 1 CITIVS-F singlets and kits when you participate in the 2014 Run United 1. These special items will forever serve as your badges of participation in this prestigious run where you are encouraged to continuously train and become a better version of yourself.


The race kit will contain the following: singlet, 3 pieces of Enervon Activ, bib number, d-tag, Active Health Sun Visor and wrist tags (only for 500m dash participants). Singlets shall be available upon purchasing your Run United 1 Prepaid Card. The rest of the race kit shall be distributed to runners at Race Kit Collection from March 13-15, 2014. Runners who register via credit card online shall receive their singlet together with the rest of their race kit at Race Kit Collection: Music Hall of Mall of Asia on March 13-14 from 10am – 10pm and at the Active Health Village at Block 16 Mall of Asia on March 15 from 10am – 6pm. There shall be no deliveries of race kits.




POST RACE KITS (for Run United 1 21km Finishers only):





call times

RACE ROUTES:  (to be posted)


Alongside the prestige that comes with one of the country’s premier races, 2014 Run United Series offers the chance to win great prizes.



Each of the 2014 Run United Medal Series Finisher’s medal is a unique medal by itself and at the same time is a unique part of a 3-piece united medal from the Run United Series legs. Register and finish the 21km/21km/21km or 21km/32km/42km of legs 1/2/3 respectively and form the united medal which is the 2014 unique Run United/RunRio Trilogy Series United Medal!

Each leg 1 – 21km, leg 2 – 21km and 32km and leg 3 – 21km and 42km finishers will get to receive a 3 inch-radius united medal like this:

run united medal

If a runner finishes all three legs in the category 21km/ 21km/ 21km or 21km/ 32km/ 42km, he/she will be able to form this united medal.



  • Registration is on a first-come, first served basis, and may end earlier than the announced deadline. Race slots may run out before March 9, 2014.
  • Runners who buy prepaid cards at our stores will receive their singlet upon purchase. Runners must collect the rest of their race kit (race bib and Active Health items) at Race Kit Claiming on the following dates.Singlet and finisher’s shirt size availability will be on first-come, first-served basis.
    • March 13- 14 Music Hall at the Mall of Asia, 10am – 10pm
    • March 15, Active Health Village, Block 16 Mall of Asia, 10am – 6pm
  • Singlet and finishers shirt sample sizes will be available for fitting at the registration centers.
  • A Valid ID must be presented at Race Kit Claiming. Those claiming race kits for others must bring authorization letters.
  • D-Tag will be provided to every participant to get the runner’s accurate time result and must be surrendered to claim the finisher’s item after the race.
  • No BIB, No D-TAG, NO RACE.

Race results will be available within three (3) days after the race at the following websites:

Timing and Race Results:

For In-Store Registration Inquiries:

  • Landline (+632) 463 4813 or (+632) 463 4814
  • Mondays to Fridays, 9am to 5pm only, except holidays.

Jr.NBA/Jr.WNBA presented by Alaska SCHOOL CLINIC goes to CEBU CITY

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Over a thousand aspiring champions joined the Jr.NBA/Jr.WNBA presented by Alaska school clinic in Sacred Heart School- Ateneo de Cebu today, Jan 25,2014 breaking the record of Davao City. These little champions have participants from private and public schools and some of them came from Bohol and Ormoc.

All Set for the 1k@Amway Fun Run 2014 on Sunday, Jan. 26


This race is all set for Sunday, Jan. 26! But before that here are some last minute and important reminders for everyone:

1. On-site registration on race day morning prior to gun start is available. Just visit the Registration tent inside the Amway Expo Area starting at 4:30 AM on Sunday, Jan. 26. For pertinent race details, you can view my post about it HERE.

2. Available parking area along the SM Mall of Asia complex will be at Block 16, Block 20 and the North Open Parking. The Amway  Expo Area and start/finish line will be at Block 12 along Seaside Blvd and cor. Palm Coast Ave.


3. Please take note of your category’s Assembly and Gun Start times so that you can plan your arrival to the venue well. 


See you all on Sunday!

Making Great Travel Stories at 4th Corregidor Int’l Half Marathon with


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Last 11-12 January 2014, the team behind up-and-coming travel website tied up their laces and geared up for the 1st Corregidor Marathon and 4th International Half Marathon, the annual race set at the heart of the historic Corregidor Island., the first Philippine-focused online travel website, co-sponsored the event and four runners, and gathered an impressive number of ticket registrations via their website, which also offers a wide range of flights, hotels and experience packages that can be booked online instantly. The dynamic website also allows travellers and tourists to provide their own reviews and recommendations for public viewing.

“We are honored to have been part of the 1st Corregidor Marathon and 4th International Half Marathon,” says President Zaki Delgado. “We at are keen on making great travel stories, and the experience we had at Corregidor was very memorable. The team got to meet different people, join the run and of course, enjoy being in such a historic place like Corregidor.”

At the close of the marathon on Sunday, treated the winners of the 21K run to another surprise – Erinio Raquin of the male category and Luisa Raterta of the female category were given a special helicopter ride back to Manila – no doubt, an exciting and rewarding end to the weekend.

“We are already looking forward to next year’s marathon,” Mr. Delgado adds. “It’s a wonderful event, and we at are always looking for ways to make great stories happen.”

PRESS RELEASE: Aspiring Champions begin their journey with 2014 Jr.NBA & Jr.WNBA presented by Alaska


Aspiring Champions begin their journey with 2014 Jr.NBA & Jr.WNBA presented by Alaska

The Food and Nutrition Research Institute (FNRI) study revealed that obesity, which can lead to serious heart problems and diabetes at a young age is becoming one of the most prevalent nutritional problems of Filipino children and adults. To prevent increasing the risk of these diet-related diseases, it is imperative to have proper nutrition and an active lifestyle.

Given these growing issues on health, Alaska continues their partnership with Jr. NBA this year to nurture young boys, and girls, become better individuals and encourage them to embrace a healthy lifestyle not just by drinking milk but also by leading an active lifestyle through sports.

Jr. NBA Jr. WNBA presented by Alaska sponsors, coaching staff and the 2013 Jr. NBA All-Star Team Philippines

Jr. NBA Jr. WNBA presented by Alaska sponsors, coaching staff and the 2013 Jr. NBA All-Star Team Philippines

The 2014 Jr.NBA presented by Alaska, the international youth development program of the NBA, formally launched its seventh staging and their new program exclusively for girls, the Jr.WNBA last January 18, Saturday at the British School Manila, Bonifacio Global City.

NBA Asia Country Manager, Carlo Singson and Wilfred Steven Uytengsu President and CEO, Alaska Milk Corporation

NBA Asia Country Manager, Carlo Singson and Wilfred Steven Uytengsu President and CEO, Alaska Milk Corporation

The launch was led by Alaska Milk President and CEO Fred Uytengsu, Alaska Milk VP for Marketing Blen Fernando, NBA Asia Country Manager Carlo Singson and NBA Head of Basketball Operations Sefu Bernard.

“We are excited to jumpstart another active year of Alaska Sports with the opening of the Jr. NBA-Alaska program,” said Uytengsu. “This year, young girl players will also get the opportunity to participate and benefit from the program with the launch of Jr. WNBA.

The Jr. WNBA program allows aspiring girls in the country to be part of NBA’s international youth development program. These girls will be given the same trainings and opportunities as Jr. NBA participants because in these modern times, girls are just as interested in sports, specially basketball, as the boys.

With Alaska as presenting partner, the Jr. NBA program has reached hundreds of schools and communities nationwide and benefited thousands of children, parents, and coaches through basketball training camps and school clinics.

Jr. NBA Jr. WNBA Coaching Staff

Jr. NBA Jr. WNBA Coaching Staff

Some of the best local basketball coaches, led by Alaska and PBA legend Jojo Lastimosa join NBA coaches led by Sefu Bernard in travelling all over the country to conduct school clinics for coaches and players during the regional selection camp starting on January 19.

These activities will culminate in the National Training Camp at the SM Mall of Asia where the 2014 Jr. NBA and Jr. WNBA basketball players and national coach will be named. They will then given an experience of a lifetime when they go on a trip to watch an NBA game and meet NBA players. Last year, the Jr. NBA All-Star Philippine team watched a Los Angeles Lakers home game against the Memphis Grizzlies at the Staples Center met NBA superstar Kobe Bryant.

The Jr. NBA & Jr. WNBA presented by Alaska, is just one of Alaska’s Sports Development Program that inspires children to become future champions through teaching them skills to play the game while incorporating the values of determination, hard work, teamwork, discipline and sportsmanship.

Become a champion too and join Alaska’s sports programs now! NUTRITION.ACTION CHAMPION. For more information on Jr. NBA Philippines visit; Alaska Basketball Power Camp visit: and for live Twitter updates, follow: @ALASKAsportshub.