Adobo for Halloween

At long last, the fun of Halloween was brought back to runners with a Halloween night run, thanks to Adobo Run.  This would be my VFF Sprint’s first race, and one of the most fun!

Cebu City Quickie

Cebu was one of the destinations I’ve always wanted to visit for the longest time mostly because of my fascination with Philippine history.  Unexpectedly, that wish came true!  But there’s a catch—the trip was merely for only a day and a half!  And here’s how this “surprise” trip came about.

McDonald’s 2nd McHappy Day Fun Run

This November, McDonald’s is celebrating McHappy Day.  McHappy Day, formerly known as World Children’s Day, is a global fundraising effort in support of various children’s causes.  In the Philippines, McDonald’s celebrates McHappy Day with its 2nd McHappy Day Fun Run this coming November 28, 2010 at the Venice Piazza at McKinley Hill, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig.

More Than Water: It’s WaterPlus

The good folks from Zest-O, makers of WaterPlus, invited yours truly along with many sports and food bloggers for their Bloggers’ Night at Lu Restaurant, Rockwell for the launching of Andi Manzano’s billboard for WaterPlus Reduce, a variant of WaterPlus containing L-Carnitine and fiber.

360 Fitness Introduces Country’s First Circuit Training Race

October 15, 2010 Update: This event has been rescheduled for November 27, 1010. 360° Fitness Club was born in Ortigas Center last June 21st 2010 out of the hard work and big dreams of five young and passionate entrepreneurs.  As the country’s first co-ed express circuit training facility, the club aims to revolutionize the fitness…

10.10.10.10.10 Weekend at Mt. Pinatubo

The Philippine Association of Ultrarunners (PAU) brings another ultramarathon “to the masses,” this time to the trails.  For its debut trail ultra we were taken to the site of second largest terrestrial eruption of the 20th century—Mt. Pinatubo.

10.10.10 Run Makes History

Congratulations to all the participants of the recently concluded 10.10.10 Run for Pasig River!  Apparently you’re all now part of history!  Initial figures from SyCip, Gorres, Velayo & Co. (SGV), the country’s biggest accounting firm, placed the total number of official race starters at 116,812, and that does not include unofficial (“bandit”) runners!  The SGV…

Meet My New BFF: VFF Sprint (Vibram Five Fingers)

I’ve always been fascinated with Vibram Five Fingers (VFF) ever since the first time I saw it.  At first I thought it’s crazy because back then I always thought that shoes should be thick and soft (cushioning).  Fast forward, I started running, and learned all about my feet, and eventually, shoes.  Even my first post…

Bodivance™ Thermogenic Accelerator

Too much techy terms, I know, so let’s break this down a bit.  Thermogenesis is the process by which heat energy is produced by the body through metabolism such as exercise and other physical activity.  A thermogenic accelerator speeds up this this process allowing the body to utilize stored calories more rapidly.  In short, shorter…