WHITE FLOWER RUN RAINY DAY PROMO and UPDATES

Hello All! Here are some exciting updates in relation to the White Flower Run: Kaya Natin ‘To Pilipinas Takbo ng Kaunlaran happening on August 17 at the Bonifacio Global City. For other details check the below poster or click HERE.

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RAINY DAY PROMO:

  • As a rainy day promo, registration fee for 21km race category goes down from Php1,000 to Php900

21km FINISHER’S TREATS:

  • 21km Finisher’s Medal

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  • 21km Finisher’s Shirt

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ROUTE MAPS:

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Cobra Ironman 70.3 Send-Off Expo – July 11 to 13

The road to the Cobra Energy Drink Ironman 70.3 in Cebu officially opens with the Cobra Ironman 70.3 Send-Off Expo which will be held from July 11 to 13 at the Rockwell Tent in Makati.

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The first ever send-off expo to be held in connection with the biggest triathlon event in the country will feature:

  • a preview of various offerings – treats and/or deals from the various brands participating as sponsors/exhibitors to the actual race expo in Cebu this August
  • various interactive talks by experts on swim, bike, run, sports science and nutrition and hydration.

The expo proper and the talks are open for free to everybody: all triathletes – seasoned or newbies, or even those who are planning to get immersed into the sport.

Here is the expo schedule :

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Participating brands as exhibitors are:

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Meet the speakers of the various talks (click on the thumbnail to view a larger image) – 

If you are interested to attend any (or ALL) of the talks, you can pre-register via the official website, http://www.ironmanphil703.com. Just click on the Send-Off Expo banner.

See you there!

PRESS RELEASE:

Cobra Ironman 70.3 holds Send-Off Expo for 2014 triathletes

(Manila, Philippines) The biggest and most challenging triathlon race in the country is back this August in its host location, Lapu-Lapu City in Cebu. The Cobra Ironman 70.3 is the highly anticipated premiere-sporting event in the Philippines since 2009. Comprising a strenuous distance of 1.9K swim, 90K bike, and 21K run (totalling 70.3 miles), athletes from all over the worLd is set to land in the Queen City of the South this August 3 to face their toughest test of endurance.

To power start the athletes’ road to Cobra Ironman 70.3 in Cebu, Cobra Energy Drink, together with Sunrise Events, Inc., will hold the first ever Send-Off Expo on July 11-13 at The Rockwell Tent. Open to Cobra Ironman 70.3 athletes and all thriving athletes, the 3-day Send-Off Expo will conduct race-preparation talks and hold exhibit booths from Timex, Rudy Project, Oakley, Asics and many more for swim, bike or run gear at discounted prices.

The three-day Send-Off Expo is open from 10am to 8pm daily. The preparation talks will be on Day 2, starting with Swim Talk: “Don’t Just Survive The Swim.Enjoy It!” by Coach Jenny Guerrero; Bike Talk: “56 Tips to Conquer 56 Miles” by Coach Kaye Lopez; Run Talk: “Catch Me if You Can” by Coach Ige Lopez; and for Newbies Talk: “Tips For First-Time IM70.3 Cebu Triathletes” by Raymond Racaza. On Day 3, there will be a Sports Science Talk: “Sports Science for The Fast and The Faster” by Dr. Martin Camara, DC; and Nutrition and Hydration Talk: “Raise Tha Bar With Performance Hydration” by Dr. Haeri Roh-Schmidt, Ph.D.

“From day one to three, we prepared activities and preparation talks from swimming, biking, to running that all athletes will benefit from. We invited esteemed speakers who are experts in their field to impart their knowledge to our triathletes – preparing even more their minds, bodies, and spirits for this biggest and toughest race,” shares Abe Cipriano, Asia Brewery AVP for Marketing of Non-Alcoholic Beverages.

Training for the Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines takes months of rigorous conditioning and preparation, and this is why Cobra Energy Drink decided to conduct the Send-Off Expo to further boost the spirit of persistence and endurance to all athletes, pro and novice, and to all fans of this growing sport.

For the list of talks and exhibitors LIKE Cobra Philippines on Facebook.

SOFITEL Manila Half Marathon UPDATES & SPECIAL ROOM RATES Promo

Hello All! Just some slight changes on the released designs for the singlet, finisher’s shirt and finisher’s medals. See below:

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SPECIAL ROOM RATES PROMO FOR REGISTERED RUNNERS:

Sofitel Philippine Plaza is happy to announce that they are giving all runners at the Manila Half Marathon 2014 on August 17, 2004 a chance to avail a special room rate package for those who will be checking in on August 16, 2014 (Saturday).

SUPERIOR ROOM

Room only : PHP 5,500 Net
Room with breakfast for two at Spiral : PHP 6,500 Net

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

  • Advance booking coursed through Sofitel Room Reservation (551 55 55) is required. No walk-in reservation is allowed.
  • Reservation must be guaranteed through credit card or cash deposit.
  • Upon check-in, registration receipt must be presented at the Front Desk.
  • Twenty four hour cancellation policy will apply prior to date of check-in.
  • Breakfast is from 630am until 1030am only.

For other race details, click HERE.

RUN CORREGIDOR – January 17-18 2015

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RUN CORREGIDOR 2015
January 17 & 18, 2015
Corregidor Island, Bataan
January 17: 42km/5km
January 18: 21km/10km

Beginning this coming 2015, race participants to both Corregidor Marathon and Corregidor International Half-Marathon will only be paying for the race itselfTeam Run Corregidor is giving back to race participants the option to choose their mode of transportation to the island.

The race registration fees will have four schedules:

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RACE INCLUSIONS:

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10 Rock-Hard Reasons to Join the Corregidor Marathon and the 4th Corregidor International Half-Marathon:

# 10 Corregidor is so near Manila, but away from the city chaos
# 9 Corregidor is traffic-free, smog-free
# 8 Run and rock through history
# 7 Race shirt, Finisher’s Medal, Finisher’s Medallion, Massive 42K Finisher’s Medallion, Limited edition Jacket
# 6 Ferry ride, identical gears
# 5 “Hardest”All-terrain race in the country
# 4 CM & CIHM is the perfect year-opener for runners aiming to start the year with a bang
# 3 Cross the finish line with the view of the infinity line
# 2 Corregidor offers runners the best possible way to cool down after a challenging race – taking a plunge in the Corregidor beach
# 1 CM & CIHM are both for serious and fun runners, the two races are loaded with memorable running experience

OTHER RACE DETAILS:

2nd CORREGIDOR MARATHON
Day 1 – January 17, 2015

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42K Full Marathon
Gun Start: 6:00am
NO qualifying time; NO race finish cut-off time

Race Registration inclusions:

  • Finisher’s Medallion (0.5kg, 5-in diameter)
  • CM Dri-fit Race Shirt
  • Race bib w/ RFID timing chip
  • CM Race sling bag
  • Runners’ Briefing (Jan 10 & 11, 2015)
  • CM Post-Race Party
  • CM Digital Finisher’s Certificate
  • P1,000 SOLEUS Gift Voucher

*For race participants attending the Carbo-loading Dinner (Jan. 16, 2015), Carbo Dinner ticket may be availed at P250.00 at the Runners’ Briefing.

5K Blitz
Gun Start: 8:00am
NO qualifying time; NO race finish cut-off time

Race Registration inclusions:

  • 5K Blitz Finisher’s Medal
  • CM Dri-fit Race Shirt
  • Race bib w/ RFID timing chip
  • CM Race sling bag
  • Runners’ Briefing (Jan 10 & 11, 2015)
  • CM Post-Race Party
  • 5K Blitz Digital Finisher’s Certificate
  • P1,000 SOLEUS Gift Voucher

*For race participants attending the Carbo-loading Dinner (Jan. 16, 2015), Carbo Dinner ticket may be availed at P250.00 at the Runners’ Briefing.

5th CORREGIDOR International Half-MARATHON
Day 2 – January 18, 2015

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21K Half-Marathon
Gun Start: 8:00am
NO qualifying time; NO race finish cut-off time

Race Registration inclusions:

  • Finisher’s Medallion (3-in diameter)
  • CIHM Dri-fit Race Shirt
  • Race bib w/ RFID timing chip
  • CIHM Race sling bag
  • Runners’ Briefing (Jan 10 & 11, 2015)
  • CIHM Post-Race Victory Party
  • CIHM Digital Finisher’s Certificate
  • P1,000 SOLEUS Gift Voucher

*For race participants attending the Carbo-loading Dinner (Jan. 17, 2015), Carbo Dinner ticket may be availed at P250.00 at the Runners’ Briefing.

10K Challenge
Gun Start: 8:15am
NO qualifying time; NO race finish cut-off time

Race Registration inclusions:

  • 10K Challenge Finisher’s Medal
  • Race bib w/ RFID timing chip
  • CIHM Dri-fit Race Shirt
  • CIHM Race sling bag
  • Runners’ Briefing (Jan 10 & 11, 2015)
  • CIHM Post-Race Victory Party
  • 10K Challenge Digital Finisher’s Certificate
  • P1,000 SOLEUS Gift Voucher

*For race participants attending the Carbo-loading Dinner (Jan 17, 2015), Carbo Dinner ticket may be availed at P250.00 on Nov 30 & Dec 1 during the Runners’ Briefing.

Advance Registration Procedures:

1) Pay the corresponding ADVANCE RACE REGISTRATION fee by way of a bank deposit at any BDO branch using the following details:

  • BDO Checking Account
  • Account Name: Big Big Big, Inc.
  • Account Number: 000410417114

*For international participants, the details when depositing corresponding race registration fee through bank transfer are as follows:

  • BDO (Banco de Oro Unibank, Inc.)
  • Branch details: 041 Bel-Air
  • Swift Code: BNORPHMM
  • Acct details: Checking Account
  • Account Name: Big Big Big, Inc.
  • Account Number: 000410417114

2) Send the photo-captured copy of the deposit slip as a direct message/private message to the applicable FB fan page (“Corregidor Marathon” or “Corregidor International Half-Marathon”) indicating your full name and chosen distance category.

3) In 24 hours, an alpha-numeric code reply to your message will be sent to you by the page moderator. This code CAN NOT be shared with another person. This code is needed for the filling up and validation of your on-line registration form.

4) Once you have received your alpha-numeric code, on the applicable FB page, complete your registration for the race by clicking the on-line registration form link.

5) Once race registration is validated, you will receive in 48 hours your race inclusion confirmation via email. On the confirmation email, you will be notified when you may claim your race registration kit. It will coincide with the Runners’ Briefing. The venue will be announced via personal email and blog posts at a later date.

SPECIAL BONUS for CM & CIHM Advance Registrants:

  • Running the full and half-marathon distances in Corregidor is no easy feat. Serious preparations must be undertaken.
  • To all advance registrants, Team Run Corregidor is providing a free monthly training on the actual race course, beginning August 13. For more information, visit the FB fan pages of Corregidor Marathon and Corregidor International Half-Marathon.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:

  • Sun Cruises as our event partner is generously giving special rates for race participants of both the 2nd Corregidor Marathon and 5th Corregidor International Half-Marathon:
  • P1300/person EXCLUSIVE to race participants ONLY (inclusive of round-trip ferry, lunch buffet, and entrance fee to the island).
  • Room accommodations are limited. In consideration of this, Sun Cruises will be offering Camping Tents for rent (P500 flat rate).
  • Sun Cruises will start accepting ferry and accommodations booking for CM & CIHM participants beginning August 21, 2014.
  • For booking concerns, please contact Sun Cruises (8am to 5pm – Mon to Fri; 8am to 12nn Sat) at 5275555 loc 4511 and 4512, 0917-5459917, 0917-8084641, 0922-8475418.

 SUN CRUISES RATES:

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NEWCOMERS ALASKA FC TEAM MAKE THEIR MARK AT THE FC UFL CHAMPIONSHIPS

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Sandro Reyes of the Makati Alaska FC Team played hard for the Championship at the Finals of the FC UFL League Cup last June 29 at the Emperador Stadium, McKinley Heights against the Loyola Meralco FC Team. The Alaska FC Team is proud to make it to the finals and winning 2nd place in the Boys 9 and Boys 11 category. Sandro is a scholar of the prestigious FC Barcelona Escola and returned to Manila to reinforce the Alaska FC Team. Become a champion too and join Alaska’s sports programs now! NUTRITION.ACTION CHAMPION. For more information, check out www.alaskamilk.com and live tweets and updates @ALASKAsportshub.