Archive for August, 2016

30
Aug
16

Running and Pokémon GO

There’s no doubt that Pokémon GO is one of the most disruptive innovation lately and it had forced a lot of people to get off of their couch and move.  And even I, as a runner, was not spared as I found myself more “motivated” to go places to catch Pokémon.  And last weekend was no exception as I found myself running around Manila.

Starting my “run” here 😀

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25
Aug
16

Philippine Regular Holidays and Special (Non-Working) Days for 2017

Mark your calendars and plan your vacation!  The Philippine government had declared the following regular holidays and special (non-working) days to be observed in 2017 through Proclamation No. 50:

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22
Aug
16

A Quick Ride on the Mizuno Wave Rider 19

Last week, I, together with fellow running bloggers, were invited by Mizuno to try out their latest products using Wave Technology: the Wave Rider 19 and Wave Inspire 12.  I got to try the former and here’s me quick review of this shoe.

Love at first sight: the Mizuno Wave Rider 19

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22
Aug
16

Anne Curtis Runs for Children to Mark UNICEF’s 70th Anniversary

This September, join UNICEF Celebrity Advocate for Children Anne Curtis at the Heroes for Children Run, a charity event for the benefit of UNICEF’s First 1,000 Days program.  Here are the details:


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19
Aug
16

Under Armour 3D-Printed Shoe: UA Architech

Have you seen Michael Phelps’s 3D-printed shoe?  How would you like to have your own 3D-printed shoe?  If you answered yes to any of these questions, read the details here:

Under Armour Architech

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18
Aug
16

Unlimited Will: Kyle Maynard

What can you do with your hands and feet?  What can you do without them?  The final installment in the Nike “Unlimited” Campaign features Kyle Maynard, the first quadruple amputee to ascend Mount Kilimanjaro without the aid of prosthetics.  Here’s his inspiring story.

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Kyle Maynard

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18
Aug
16

Unlimited Youth: Sister Madonna Buder

What do you think you’d be doing at the age of 65?  At that age, Sister Madonna Buder completed her first IRONMAN® World Championship triathlon in Hawaii!  Today, at 86 years old, she has completed over 40 IRONMAN races.  Here’s her story as part of the Nike “Unlimited” Campaign.

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Sister Madonna Buder

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